Medicine Overview of Azito Syrup
Azito 200 mg/5ml Syrup is used in the treatment of bacterial infections
. It is used in bacterial infections of tonsils, sinus, ear, nose, throat, skin and soft tissues, windpipe and lungs (pneumonia).
Side Effects of Azito are Vomiting, Nausea, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. Azito 200 mg/5ml Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Azito 200 mg/5ml Syrup is an antibiotic. It works by preventing synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions. Thus, it stops the bacteria from growing, and prevents the infection from spreading.
In Depth Information on Azito Syrup
- Azito 200 mg/5ml Syrup will cure your infection and improve symptoms.
It may cause an upset stomach. If this happens to you, take it with food.
Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete.
Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.
Do not take antacids 2 hours before or after taking Azito 200 mg/5ml Syrup.
Azito Syrup related warnings
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Azito 200 mg/5ml Syrup.
Azito 200 mg/5ml Syrup is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Azito 200 mg/5ml Syrup is safe to use during lactation.
Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
There may be a possibility of diarrhea or rash in the baby.
Azito 200 mg/5ml Syrup does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Azito 200 mg/5ml Syrup should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Azito 200 mg/5ml Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Azito 200 mg/5ml Syrup should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Azito 200 mg/5ml Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
If you miss a dose of Azito 200 mg/5ml Syrup, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions about Azito Syrup
Q. Is azithromycin and erythromycin the same?
No. Azithomycin and erythromycin are two different medications belonging to the same class and have similar use. Their use in different conditions may vary depending upon individual response
Q. Is azithromycin topical safe?
Azithromycin topical is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Azito used for treating a cold and sore throat?
Azito is used to treat cold and sore throat only if there is an underlying bacterial infection present. Please consult your doctor before taking Azito in these conditions.
Azito is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Azito an antibiotic?
Yes, Azito is an antibiotic. It belongs to a class of antibiotics known as macrolides. It can be used to treat bacterial sinusitis, tonsillitis, ear infections, pneumonia and many other if caused by micro-organisms sensitive to Azito. It should be taken only when prescribed by a doctor.
Q. Is Azito good for tonsillitis?
Azito can be used for the treatment of tonsillitis. However, there are antibiotics which are preferred over Azito for its treatment. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for tonsillitis.
No, Azito is not a banned medicine. However, it is available on prescription by a physician.
Q. Can Azito be used to treat a fever?
Fever is a symptom which could be due to an underlying infection like bacterial, viral or fungal. Azito can be used for the treatment of bacterial infections only. Please take advice from your physician before taking any antibiotic for fever as it is important to identify the type of infection causing fever.
Q. Is Azito used for urinary tract infection (UTI)?
Azito is not recommended for the treatment of urinary tract infection (UTI). Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for the treatment of UTI.
Q. Is Azito good for acne?
Azito can be used for the treatment of acne. Clinical studies have shown a good efficacy of Azito in the treatment of acne. However, it is always advised that you should consult to your physician before taking any antibiotics for your infections.
Q. Can I take Azito with paracetamol?
Azito can be taken with paracetamol as no drug interactions have been clinically observed between the two medicines. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Azito with omeprazole?
Azito can be taken with omeprazole as no interactions have been clinically observed between the two medicines. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Azito with ibuprofen?
Azito can be taken with ibuprofen as no interactions have been clinically observed between the two medicines. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Azito with esomeprazole?
Azito can be taken with esomeprazole as no drug interactions have been clinically observed between the two medicines. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Azito with birth control pills (oral contraceptives)
No interactions have been clinically observed between Azito and birth control pills (oral contraceptives). However, this does not mean interactions cannot occur. Please talk to your doctor if you have been advised to take Azito and you are already taking birth control pills (oral contraceptives).
Q. Does Azito treat a cough?
No, Azito cannot treat a cough. Cough is a symptom which represents an underlying disease or an infection. Azito can help in relieving cough only if it would be effective in treating the underlying infection. Please talk to your doctor before taking any medicine for your cough.
Q. Does Azito affect sperm?
Azito has not been reported to affect sperms.
Q. Does Azito cause drowsiness?
No, Azito does not cause drowsiness. Please consult your doctor if you experience drowsiness while taking Azito.
Q. Does Azito cause diarrhea?
Diarrhea (loose stools) is a very common side effect of Azito. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive diarrhea while taking Azito.
Q. Does Azito affect fertility?
Azito is not known to affect fertility in humans. Inadequate data is available for humans. Please consult your doctor if you have concerns regarding the same.
Q. Can I take Azito for throat infection caused by streptococcus?
Yes, Azito can be taken for throat infection caused by streptococcus. However, this an alternative medicine for the same. There are other antibiotics available which could be more effective in the treatment of streptococcal throat infections. Please take the advice from your doctor before taking any antibiotics.
Q. Can I take Azito for a toothache (tooth pain)?
Azito would be helpful in a toothache (tooth pain) only when there is an underlying infection which is causing the pain. Please talk to your doctor before taking Azito or any other antibiotic for relief of a tooth pain.
Q. Can I take Azito for the flu?
No, Azito is not recommended for the treatment of flu (influenza infection). Please consult your doctor if you are experiencing the signs and symptoms of flu (influenza infection) before taking any medicines including antibiotics like Azito as this is a viral infection and taking any antibiotics would not help in this condition.
Q. Can I take Azito for a sinus infection?
Yes, Azito can help to treat a bacterial sinus infection. However, as always advisable, antibiotics should only be taken only when the infection is properly diagnosed by the doctor and then antibiotics are taken as advised.
Q. Can I take Azito for yeast infection?
Azito is an antibiotic (works against a bacterial infection). It does not have any action against the yeast (fungal) infection.
Q. Can I take Azito for chlamydia?
Yes, Azito can be taken for chlamydial infection. However, it is always advisable to take antibiotics only when recommended by a doctor, in the doses advised.
Q. Can I take Azito for tooth infection?
Azito can be taken to treat tooth infection. However, it is always advisable to take antibiotics only when recommended by a doctor to treat the infection.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Taking Azito with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Medicines with composition Mizolastine: Zehist
Medicines with composition Magaldrate: Magflux
Medicines with composition Chlorpropamide: Diabinese
Medicines with composition Glimepiride: Euroglip, Pridex MG, Glimpee, Prideme, Glimpse, Glimipill, Sunglim, Sysril, Glydin, Glyde, Kingpride, G maxx, Glimga, Gare, Gamaryl, Glimed, Glimiwa, Reme, Glipril, Glimip, Glimiwun, Glimo, Glimac, Lifepride, Glimizide, Gliwill, Abepride, Glifix, Glipibee, Limi, Secretag, Apriglim, Glisen, Xanapride, Glimpil, Gleam, Glypride, Zoryl, Glimpid, Dibiglim, Blisto, Glucoryl, Glimestar, Glimicure, Glimison, Flexiglim, Glimicon, Diaset, Prichek, Ozopride, Euglim, Glador, Glimisave, Diaglim, Glimer, Diapride, Glimy, Glimulin, Azulix, Betaglim, Jubiglim, Geniride, Glimgold, Glimsite, Novapride, Glimicut, Gepride, Glimcip, Adride, Xilia, Limer, Glucut, Gmr, Life Pride, Glimefide, Mepride, Gliway, Glamor, Hilglim, Glimidot, K-Glim, Glimda, Geminor, Diaswich, Gmp, Glimtide, Supride, Glimifix, Glyree, Glimiprex, Maydine, Zyvana, Gadz, Glimiprime, Glivio, Diaryl, Prides, Imediab, Lapride, Glimchek, Suseiz, Geeline, Glinorm, Glycirid, Glimcom, Glimenorm, Glimetis, Glimixia, Amaryl, Givov, Glimikem, Glynova, Glimtab, Ziglim, Isryl, Glusens, Glisto, Gala G, Glimetone, Glimz, Zorglim, Sulfoglim, Nuglim, Glimilife, Glimitab, Rioglim, Olglimide, Glimenova
Medicines with composition Glibenclamide: No Gluco, D Con, Semi Daonil, Daonil, Semi-Euglucon, Aviglen, Glybovin, Gliconil, Diabetnil, Getrol, Glucosafe, Semi Codica, Afdiex, Euglucon, Glibet
Medicines with composition Gliclazide: Diabic, Glicla, Glywin, Carryl, Glucoril, Glurob, Aliza, GZ, Diabezide, Monoglide, Betazide, Semizide, Glize, Sugabit, Oclazid, Gliclan, Euclide, Gylis, Glykind, Gudiet, Glycosef, Nuzide, Glyloc, Dianorm, Reclide, Glytas, Glygard, Glycigon, Aviglic, Glurib, Glycinorm, Diamicron, Diabend, Glix, Gzide, Azukon, Gazin, Gliva, Glicab, Safeline, Glimin, Glizid, Deb, Bioglide, Glicol, Gliza, Liz, Glicron, Glysiss, Glized, Hilglic, Mclazide, Diaob, Glucoact, Glyup, Glz, Glyneed, Glycor, Glycitrol, Glypen, Glifid
Medicines with composition Glipizide: Glunase, Glazulin, Egly, Glyson, Lipi, Glynase, Glytop, Glucotrol, Glez, Diacon, Glibetic, Glyzip, Aviglip, Gluconil, Glylup, Semi Glynase, Glide, Glipy, Glucolip
Medicines with composition Zotepine: Sirilept
Medicines with composition Ziprasidone: Zipris
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: PrideDay, Evopride, Lepivil, Shilride, Levoride, Edride, Ulpride, Prolevo, Micropride, Levogastrol, Tilpride, Levogut, Lefit, Lesulf, Levogold, Evuride, Retune-LS, Motifast, Levipride, Skizolev
Medicines with composition Thioridazine: R Zin, T Zine, Thioril, Tridaz, Multizine, Ridazin, Delnil, Thiolent, Zeneril, Sychozine, Psyril, Melleril, Tensaril, Repoise
Medicines with composition Aripiprazole: Arifril, Biozol, Arpizol, Aripicad, Aridus, Asprito MT, Aria, Apz, Aripiren, Arzu, Arpit, Aripra, Asprito, Pipra A, Schizopra, Aripra MT, Ariphrenz, Arifine, Arerep, Real One, Arilan, Apiz, Arip MT, Rizotal, Arimelt
Medicines with composition Amisulpride: Stozen, Sulpigold, Amisulide, Solpriwel, Psyride, Amijoy, Sulpra, Amiselect, Skizotus, Amimind, Amicalm, Amisant, Joypride, Atypride, Amipride, Kivipride, Sulpidon, Psytas, Sulpitac, Amazeo, Amgrace, Solaze, Joykem, Oxpride, Amigress, Amide, Sizopride, Amsyc, Maxpride, Amival, Soltus, Pride, Exam, Normenta, Gressami, Mosulf, Amitrend, Trikosul, Wellpride, Zulpride, Cenride
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Medicines with composition Tiapride: Tiaprex
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Medicines with composition Quetiapine: Quitsun, Qutec, Qutipin, Adequet, Esq, Qutin, Quticool, Qutace, Quetigress, Qupin, Psynil, Q-Mind, Seropax, Aquiti, Quetia, Qtripil, Socalm, Qpen, Seropin, Placidin, Qutan, Q-Pin, Quel, Qtripril, Qupex, QT, Qufactor, Seroquin, Psyquit, Qutiwel, Q Siz
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Norma, Cizonil, Zoridol, Nase, Sydol, Peridol, Depinase, Halopik, Hypnodol, Helinase, Typidol, Trikonace, Agidol, Halopidol, Hexidol, Halobid, Halidace, Theonase, Senorm LA, Benzydol P, Zeedol, Trikotame, Haloxel, Oprex, Halodol, Movadol LA
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Karzine, Ostil, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor, Chlorotame, Zinetil, CPZ, Largactil, Talentil, Chlorpro
Medicines with composition Risperidone: Rasin, Ubitdon, Zodon, Repridon, Riposh, Ristop, Respik Plus, Riscon, Speridon, Rospitril, Restonorm, RI, Repadone, Sycodone, Rozidal, Risperdal Consta, Sizodon, Risdone MT, Zisper, Risnia, Relivon, Rispibel, Resque, Riscure, Riscalm, Ristab, Regrace, Rispond, Risper, Respidon, Zepid, Imitab, Psyorid, Risp, Ridon, Ridone, Rythem, Risperdal, Respik, Restek Plus
One of the following vendor pharmacies will deliver Azito 200mg/5ml Syrup: NTB, VSL, OBS, STA, EMB, GLM, BJP, AAY, HZF, IPL, QLF, AMR, AYM, GPT, NXG, HGI, SGH, RDR, KIS, KLC, PTI, MSD, VSC, ENP, TRP, HSM, VHP, BGS, 9MM, GTC, CMC, FRM, YMI, SBL, DHP, NTL, BSN, ATL, BLS, BHP, HTS, BNT, WAD, RPP, HNP, ESY, PMA, 1MH, OHM, ASP, VJS, NVL, SWA, MAP, SSI, EAN, EPS, DPL, BTM, RSA, ADT, USF, VNS, ANP, BMJ, PRN, AYN, LCC, SMS, KNH, BDN, DVH, DPP, KMC, SCH, RUS, CRN, DYL, SHD, SHC, DFP, MDH, JVN, GTK, HWI, DGN, SWT, SVH, AVS, MLC, GHR, BHS, DHR, AMH, WHL, UMP, SDE, AVL, SSA, SYN, PTP, OWP, SLN, RGH, SBA, DYG, XMX, HMP, DLP, PNT, KHH, GPP, JJE, MPC, NDP, THP, GEO, BHA, NAS, PRL, BAP, HPP, INC, PHC, OLT, AWS, MMS, LHP, WPL, QTM, PHN, MAX, JHC, MAM, JSL, LMS, AXM, MAK, AAR, BLP, SVS, HPC, RDH, ZVP, BBN, RHW, GDA, HBV, ABP, JVO, SWP, PPR, RSS, GMA, TSS, ALC, DRA, RKS, NNP, NVY, IAD, PWN, LHA, SPD, IMC, HIP, MKT, JBT, SJP, OIP, VTR, NEO, SAF, VDH, VRS, PLT, DZY, ARD, EEC, AVB, GLD, ANT, CHP, BHM, SDM, GNC, RPI, UHP, SNH, NNH, JIV, HSP, SCP, BDI, CLT, MKS, WSI, RHL, TAT, RWP, GBL, BIO, HEX, ATP, 4IT, VOP, PRC, DAO, HLT, SRG, SSS, AFT, CPK, HCP, SMN, BLE, PVP, MBP, AGT, APS, ZEL, PRT, BBS, BAL, TOM, UVD, NSL, ZPR, KHC, EQN, BRC, MDO, FGH, HAT, SNG, SGC, KHD, BNA, AYU, STS