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Azitrac 500 mg Tablet

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Composition for Azitrac 500 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Azitrac 500 mg Tablet

MRP
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Medicine Overview of Azitrac Tablet

Uses of Azitrac Tablet

Azitrac 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).

Azitrac Tablet side effects

Common

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

How to use Azitrac 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. Azitrac 500 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Azitrac Tablet works

Azitrac 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 Azitrac Tablet

Expert advice for Azitrac Tablet

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

What if you miss a dose of Azitrac Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Azitrac 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 Azitrac 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 Azitrac used for treating a cold and sore throat?
Azitrac is used to treat cold and sore throat only if there is an underlying bacterial infection present. Please consult your doctor before taking Azitrac in these conditions.
Q. Is Azitrac safe?
Azitrac is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Azitrac an antibiotic?
Yes, Azitrac 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 Azitrac. It should be taken only when prescribed by a doctor.
Q. Is Azitrac good for tonsillitis?
Azitrac can be used for the treatment of tonsillitis. However, there are antibiotics which are preferred over Azitrac for its treatment. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for tonsillitis.
Q. Is Azitrac banned?
No, Azitrac is not a banned medicine. However, it is available on prescription by a physician.
Q. Can Azitrac be used to treat a fever?
Fever is a symptom which could be due to an underlying infection like bacterial, viral or fungal. Azitrac 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 Azitrac used for urinary tract infection (UTI)?
Azitrac 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 Azitrac good for acne?
Azitrac can be used for the treatment of acne. Clinical studies have shown a good efficacy of Azitrac 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 Azitrac with paracetamol?
Azitrac 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 Azitrac with omeprazole?
Azitrac 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 Azitrac with ibuprofen?
Azitrac 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 Azitrac with esomeprazole?
Azitrac 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 Azitrac with birth control pills (oral contraceptives)
No interactions have been clinically observed between Azitrac 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 Azitrac and you are already taking birth control pills (oral contraceptives).
Q. Does Azitrac treat a cough?
No, Azitrac cannot treat a cough. Cough is a symptom which represents an underlying disease or an infection. Azitrac 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 Azitrac affect sperm?
Azitrac has not been reported to affect sperms.
Q. Does Azitrac cause drowsiness?
No, Azitrac does not cause drowsiness. Please consult your doctor if you experience drowsiness while taking Azitrac.
Q. Does Azitrac cause diarrhea?
Diarrhea (loose stools) is a very common side effect of Azitrac. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive diarrhea while taking Azitrac.
Q. Does Azitrac affect fertility?
Azitrac 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 Azitrac for throat infection caused by streptococcus?
Yes, Azitrac 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 Azitrac for a toothache (tooth pain)?
Azitrac 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 Azitrac or any other antibiotic for relief of a tooth pain.
Q. Can I take Azitrac for the flu?
No, Azitrac 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 Azitrac as this is a viral infection and taking any antibiotics would not help in this condition.
Q. Can I take Azitrac for a sinus infection?
Yes, Azitrac 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 Azitrac for yeast infection?
Azitrac is an antibiotic (works against a bacterial infection). It does not have any action against the yeast (fungal) infection.
Q. Can I take Azitrac for chlamydia?
Yes, Azitrac 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 Azitrac for tooth infection?
Azitrac 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 Azitrac with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Azitrac with Terfenadine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Terfenadine: Terfed, Trexyl, Daylert
Azitrac with Ebastine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Ebastine: Albast, Ebast, Ebay, Ebanorm, Ebaset, Best, Ebahist
Azitrac with Astemizole
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Astemizole: Histeeze, Stemiz
Azitrac with Mizolastine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Mizolastine: Zehist
Azitrac with Magaldrate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magaldrate: Magflux
Azitrac with Sodium Bicarbonate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Bicarbonate: Sodamax, Sobinix, Sobimed, Soda Bicarb Glycerin
Azitrac with Nateglinide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nateglinide: Natiz, Glinate, Natelide
Azitrac with Glibenclamide
MODERATE
Azitrac with Tolbutamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Told, Rastinon
Azitrac with Repaglinide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Repaglinide: Ripadep, Lunch ON, Page, Repage, Eurepa, Rapilin, Repa, Novonorm, Repide
Azitrac with Glipizide
MODERATE
Azitrac with Chlorpropamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Chlorpropamide: Diabinese
Azitrac with Chlorpromazine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Karzine, Ostil, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor, Chlorotame, Zinetil, CPZ, Largactil, Talentil, Prozen, Chlorpro
Azitrac with Trifluoperazine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Trifluoperazine: Selocalm, Shicalm, Trazine, Relicalm, Trikozin
Azitrac with Tiapride
MINOR
Medicines with composition Tiapride: Tiaprex
Azitrac with Blonanserin
MINOR
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Azitrac with Flupenthixol
MINOR
Medicines with composition Flupenthixol: Pnxol, Anxiset
Azitrac with Fluphenazine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Fluphenazine: Medipax, Monazine, Prolinate, Flupez
Azitrac with Zotepine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Zotepine: Sirilept
Azitrac with Ziprasidone
MINOR
Medicines with composition Ziprasidone: Zipris
Azitrac with Zuclopenthixol
MINOR
Medicines with composition Zuclopenthixol: Clopixol-Acuphase
Azitrac with Asenapine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Asenapine: Welenuf, Definium
Azitrac with Sulpiride
MINOR
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Azitrac with Iloperidone
MINOR
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt, Ilopride, Ilosure, Iiosure
Azitrac with Thioridazine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Thioridazine: R Zin, T Zine, Thioril, Tridaz, Multizine, Ridazin, Delnil, Thiolent, Zeneril, Sychozine, Psyril, Melleril, Tensaril, Repoise
Azitrac with Paliperidone
MINOR
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris, Invega Sustenna, Palivega, Palica OD, Palip
Azitrac with Loxapine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Loxapine: Loxaris, Loxacon, Loxapax, Enipaxol, Loxpin, Loxacalm C, Loxapac

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