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Azitop 500 mg Tablet

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Composition for Azitop 500 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Azitop 500 mg Tablet

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₹19.97/Tablet
3 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Azitop Tablet

Uses of Azitop Tablet

Azitop 500 mg Tablet 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).

Azitop Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Azitop are Vomiting, Nausea, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea.

How to use Azitop Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Azitop 500 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Azitop Tablet works

Azitop 500 mg Tablet 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 Azitop Tablet

Expert advice for Azitop Tablet

  • Azitop 500 mg Tablet 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 Azitop 500 mg Tablet.
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Azitop Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Azitop Tablet
Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Azitop 500 mg Tablet.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Azitop 500 mg Tablet 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.
Lactation
SAFE
Azitop 500 mg Tablet 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.
Driving
SAFE
Azitop 500 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Azitop 500 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Azitop 500 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Azitop 500 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Azitop 500 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Azitop Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Azitop 500 mg Tablet, 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.

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Frequently asked questions about Azitop Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Azithromycin

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 Azitop used for treating a cold and sore throat?
Azitop is used to treat cold and sore throat only if there is an underlying bacterial infection present. Please consult your doctor before taking Azitop in these conditions.
Q. Is Azitop safe?
Azitop is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Azitop an antibiotic?
Yes, Azitop 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 Azitop. It should be taken only when prescribed by a doctor.
Q. Is Azitop good for tonsillitis?
Azitop can be used for the treatment of tonsillitis. However, there are antibiotics which are preferred over Azitop for its treatment. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for tonsillitis.
Q. Is Azitop banned?
No, Azitop is not a banned medicine. However, it is available on prescription by a physician.
Q. Can Azitop be used to treat a fever?
Fever is a symptom which could be due to an underlying infection like bacterial, viral or fungal. Azitop 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 Azitop used for urinary tract infection (UTI)?
Azitop 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 Azitop good for acne?
Azitop can be used for the treatment of acne. Clinical studies have shown a good efficacy of Azitop 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 Azitop with paracetamol?
Azitop 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 Azitop with omeprazole?
Azitop 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 Azitop with ibuprofen?
Azitop 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 Azitop with esomeprazole?
Azitop 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 Azitop with birth control pills (oral contraceptives)
No interactions have been clinically observed between Azitop 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 Azitop and you are already taking birth control pills (oral contraceptives).
Q. Does Azitop treat a cough?
No, Azitop cannot treat a cough. Cough is a symptom which represents an underlying disease or an infection. Azitop 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 Azitop affect sperm?
Azitop has not been reported to affect sperms.
Q. Does Azitop cause drowsiness?
No, Azitop does not cause drowsiness. Please consult your doctor if you experience drowsiness while taking Azitop.
Q. Does Azitop cause diarrhea?
Diarrhea (loose stools) is a very common side effect of Azitop. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive diarrhea while taking Azitop.
Q. Does Azitop affect fertility?
Azitop 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 Azitop for throat infection caused by streptococcus?
Yes, Azitop 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 Azitop for a toothache (tooth pain)?
Azitop 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 Azitop or any other antibiotic for relief of a tooth pain.
Q. Can I take Azitop for the flu?
No, Azitop 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 Azitop as this is a viral infection and taking any antibiotics would not help in this condition.
Q. Can I take Azitop for a sinus infection?
Yes, Azitop 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 Azitop for yeast infection?
Azitop is an antibiotic (works against a bacterial infection). It does not have any action against the yeast (fungal) infection.
Q. Can I take Azitop for chlamydia?
Yes, Azitop 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 Azitop for tooth infection?
Azitop 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.

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Taking Azitop with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Azitop with Ebastine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Ebastine: Albast, Ebast, Ebay, Ebanorm, Ebaset, Ebahist
Azitop with Astemizole
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Astemizole: Histeeze, Stemiz
Azitop with Terfenadine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Terfenadine: Terfed, Trexyl, Daylert
Azitop with Mizolastine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Mizolastine: Zehist
Azitop with Sodium Bicarbonate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Bicarbonate: Sodamax, Sobinix, Sobimed, Soda Bicarb Glycerin
Azitop with Magaldrate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magaldrate: Magflux
Azitop with Tolbutamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Told, Rastinon
Azitop with Glipizide
MODERATE
Azitop with Repaglinide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Repaglinide: Ripadep, Lunch ON, Page, Repage, Eurepa, Rapilin, Repa, Novonorm, Repide
Azitop with Glibenclamide
MODERATE
Azitop with Chlorpropamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Chlorpropamide: Diabinese
Azitop with Nateglinide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nateglinide: Natiz, Glinate, Natelide
Azitop with Blonanserin
MINOR
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Azitop with Flupenthixol
MINOR
Medicines with composition Flupenthixol: Pnxol, Anxiset
Azitop with Thioridazine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Thioridazine: R Zin, T Zine, Thioril, Tridaz, Multizine, Ridazin, Delnil, Thiolent, Zeneril, Sychozine, Psyril, Melleril, Tensaril, Repoise
Azitop with Sulpiride
MINOR
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Azitop with Tiapride
MINOR
Medicines with composition Tiapride: Tiaprex
Azitop with Zotepine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Zotepine: Sirilept
Azitop with Zuclopenthixol
MINOR
Medicines with composition Zuclopenthixol: Clopixol-Acuphase
Azitop with Trifluoperazine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Trifluoperazine: Selocalm, Shicalm, Trazine, Relicalm, Trikozin
Azitop with Paliperidone
MINOR
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris, Invega Sustenna, Palivega, Palica OD, Palip
Azitop with Fluphenazine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Fluphenazine: Medipax, Monazine, Prolinate, Flupez
Azitop with Chlorpromazine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Karzine, Ostil, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor, Chlorotame, Zinetil, CPZ, Largactil, Talentil, Chlorpro
Azitop with Asenapine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Asenapine: Welenuf, Definium
Azitop with Ziprasidone
MINOR
Medicines with composition Ziprasidone: Zipris
Azitop with Iloperidone
MINOR
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt, Ilopride, Ilosure, Iiosure
Azitop with Loxapine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Loxapine: Loxaris, Loxacon, Loxapax, Enipaxol, Loxpin, Loxacalm C, Loxapac
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