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Azitus 500 mg Tablet

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Composition for Azitus 500 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Azitus 500 mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Azitus Tablet

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Uses of Azitus Tablet

Azitus 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).
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Azitus Tablet side effects

Common

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

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

How Azitus Tablet works

Azitus 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 Azitus Tablet

Expert advice for Azitus Tablet

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

What if you miss a dose of Azitus Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Azitus 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 Azitus 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.
Azitus is used to treat cold and sore throat only if there is an underlying bacterial infection present. Please consult your doctor before taking Azitus in these conditions.
Azitus is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Yes, Azitus 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 Azitus. It should be taken only when prescribed by a doctor.
Azitus can be used for the treatment of tonsillitis. However, there are antibiotics which are preferred over Azitus for its treatment. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for tonsillitis.
No, Azitus is not a banned medicine. However, it is available on prescription by a physician.
Fever is a symptom which could be due to an underlying infection like bacterial, viral or fungal. Azitus 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.
Azitus is not recommended for the treatment of urinary tract infection (UTI). Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for the treatment of UTI.
Azitus can be used for the treatment of acne. Clinical studies have shown a good efficacy of Azitus 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 Azitus with paracetamol?
Azitus 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 Azitus with omeprazole?
Azitus 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 Azitus with ibuprofen?
Azitus 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 Azitus with esomeprazole?
Azitus 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.
No interactions have been clinically observed between Azitus 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 Azitus and you are already taking birth control pills (oral contraceptives).
No, Azitus cannot treat a cough. Cough is a symptom which represents an underlying disease or an infection. Azitus 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.
Azitus has not been reported to affect sperms.
No, Azitus does not cause drowsiness. Please consult your doctor if you experience drowsiness while taking Azitus.
Diarrhea (loose stools) is a very common side effect of Azitus. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive diarrhea while taking Azitus.
Azitus 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.
Yes, Azitus 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.
Azitus 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 Azitus or any other antibiotic for relief of a tooth pain.
No, Azitus 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 Azitus as this is a viral infection and taking any antibiotics would not help in this condition.
Yes, Azitus 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.
Azitus is an antibiotic (works against a bacterial infection). It does not have any action against the yeast (fungal) infection.
Yes, Azitus can be taken for chlamydial infection. However, it is always advisable to take antibiotics only when recommended by a doctor, in the doses advised.
Azitus 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 Azitus with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Azitus with Zolmitriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Zolmitriptan: Zolmist, Zolmit, Zolpax
Azitus with Rizatriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Rizatriptan: Rizact, Rizatan, Rizatrip, Maxalt Rpd, Ritza, Rizatrip Odt, Rizora, Riztran, Receptan
Azitus with Simvastatin
LIFE-THREATENING
Azitus with Sirolimus
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Sirolimus: Siropan, Raparen, Rapacan, Rocas, Emtor, Limus, Sirova, Siromus, Rapamune, Toraft, Rapolax
Azitus with Disopyramide
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Disopyramide: Norpace, Regubeat
Azitus with Naratriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Naratriptan: Naratrex
Azitus with Sumatriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Sumatriptan: Imijet, Sumitrex
Azitus with Reboxetine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Reboxetine: Rebotin, Reboot, Reboxxin, Narebox
Azitus with Lovastatin
LIFE-THREATENING
Azitus with Almotriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Almotriptan: Almotan, Almigra, Almogril
Azitus with Eletriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Eletriptan: Elipran
Azitus with Astemizole
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Astemizole: Histeeze, Stemiz, Alerzole, Acipax
Azitus with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid, Pimide, Mozep, Orap, Estizide, Medip, Monozide, Neurap, Atarap, Larap
Azitus with Pravastatin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pravastatin: Pravator
Azitus with Oxazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxazepam: Zaxpam, Anxozap, Talirest, Boxa, Serepax
Azitus with Butorphanol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Butorphanol: Butodol, Butrum
Azitus with Darunavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Darunavir: Virem, Danavir, Daruvir
Azitus with Buspirone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Buspirone: Supiron B, Buscalm, Buspin, Tamspar, Busiron, Buspidac, Buson
Azitus with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan, Virodin
Azitus with S-Amlodipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition S-Amlodipine: S-Amcard, Esam, Big Dvr, Drulong, S-Amlode, S-Amleod, S Max, Amlovas S, Q Spin
Azitus with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil, Picasa
Azitus with Tofisopam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tofisopam: Nextril, Toficalm, Tolrina, Tofisern
Azitus with Fentanyl
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fentanyl: Fent, Trofentyl
Azitus with Azelnidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Azelnidipine: Azovas
Azitus with Fenticonazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fenticonazole: Fenza
Azitus with Pentazocine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentazocine: Fortwin, Pentawin, Riddof, Pentalab, Nicozocin, Fortstar, Unizocine, Dolowin Old, Susevin
Azitus with Ethylmorphine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ethylmorphine: Dionindon, Cophedrin E
Azitus with Pitavastatin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pitavastatin: Pivasta, Livastat, Pitava
Medicines with composition Dexamethasone Intravitreal Implant: Ozurdex
Azitus with Beclometasone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Beclometasone: Beclate, Becoride, Rhinase, Bevent
Azitus with Penfluridol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Penfluridol: Penridol, Flurilept, Mopendol, Flumap
Azitus with Benidipine
SERIOUS
Azitus with Ebastine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Ebastine: Albast, Ebast, Ebay, Ebanorm, Ebaset, Ebahist, Ebtin, Erostin, Sibastin, Ebal, Ebibast, Stin, Ebasil, Temasil, Ecbast
Azitus with Terfenadine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Terfenadine: Terfed, Trexyl, Daylert
Azitus with Mizolastine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Mizolastine: Zehist, Elina
Azitus with Paliperidone
MINOR
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris, Invega Sustenna, Palivega, Palica OD, Palip, Palicalm, Palido-OD
Azitus with Iloperidone
MINOR
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt, Ilopride, Ilosure, Iiosure, Calmperidone
Azitus with Asenapine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Asenapine: Welenuf, Definium, Asenapt
Azitus with Zuclopenthixol
MINOR
Medicines with composition Zuclopenthixol: Clopixol-Acuphase
Azitus with Blonanserin
MINOR
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia, Blonitas

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