Azu OD 200mg/5ml Syrup

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Vilberry Healthcare Pvt Ltd

Composition for Azu OD 200mg/5ml Syrup

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33.33
15 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Azu OD Syrup

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Uses of Azu OD Syrup

Azu OD 200mg/5ml Syrup is used in the treatment of bacterial infections and typhoid fever.
It is used in bacterial infections of tonsils, sinus, ear, nose, throat, skin and soft tissues, windpipe and lungs (pneumonia).
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Side effects of Azu OD Syrup

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea, Allergy.

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How to use Azu OD Syrup

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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Azu OD 200mg/5ml Syrup at a fixed time.

How Azu OD Syrup works

Azu od 200mg/5ml syrup is a macrolide antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, which are required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

In Depth Information on Azu OD Syrup

Expert advice for Azu OD Syrup

  • Always take the complete course of treatment, as advised by your doctor even if you feel better.
  • Never take an antibiotic for a viral infection like a cold or the flu.
  • Can lead to nausea and diarrhoea frequently. If this becomes severe or persistent or you notice that your stool contains blood or mucus you should stop taking Azu od immediately and consult your doctor.
  • Inform your doctor if you develop a rash or other unexpected symptoms.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with liver problems.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Azu OD 200mg/5ml Syrup
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Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Azu OD 200mg/5ml Syrup.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Azu OD 200mg/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.
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Lactation
SAFE
Azu OD 200mg/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.
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Driving
SAFE
Azu OD 200mg/5ml Syrup does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Azu OD 200mg/5ml Syrup should be used with caution in patien
ts with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Azu OD 200mg/5ml Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Azu OD 200mg/5ml Syrup should be used with caution in patien
ts with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Azu OD 200mg/5ml Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Riztran 10mg Tablet, Riztran 5mg Tablet, Walacort 0.5mg Tablet, Serenace 5mg Injection 1ml

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Azithromycin, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Azu OD 200mg/5ml Syrup

Frequently asked questions for Azithromycin

Yes, Azu od 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 Azu od. It should be taken only when prescribed by a doctor.
Azu od is used to treat cold and sore throat only if there is an underlying bacterial infection present. Please consult your doctor before taking Azu od in these conditions.
Q. Are Azu od and erythromycin same?
No, Azu od and erythromycin are two different antibiotics but belong to the same class of antibiotics. They differ in their action against different bacteria.
Azu od is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Azu od can be used for the treatment of tonsillitis. However, there are antibiotics which are preferred over Azu od for its treatment. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for tonsillitis.
No, Azu od 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. Azu od 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.
Azu od is not recommended for the treatment of urinary tract infection (UTI). Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for the treatment of UTI.
Azu od can be used for the treatment of acne. Clinical studies have shown a good efficacy of Azu od 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 Azu od with paracetamol?
Azu od 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 Azu od with omeprazole?
Azu od 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 Azu od with ibuprofen?
Azu od 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 Azu od with esomeprazole?
Azu od 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 Azu od 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 Azu od and you are already taking birth control pills (oral contraceptives).
No, Azu od cannot treat a cough. Cough is a symptom which represents an underlying disease or an infection. Azu od 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.
Azu od has not been reported to affect sperms.
No, Azu od does not cause drowsiness. Please consult your doctor if you experience drowsiness while taking Azu od.
Diarrhea (loose stools) is a very common side effect of Azu od. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive diarrhea while taking Azu od.
Azu od 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, Azu od 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.
Azu od 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 Azu od or any other antibiotic for relief of a tooth pain.
No, Azu od 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 Azu od as this is a viral infection and taking any antibiotics would not help in this condition.
Yes, Azu od 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.
Azu od is an antibiotic (works against a bacterial infection). It does not have any action against the yeast (fungal) infection.
Yes, Azu od can be taken for chlamydial infection. However, it is always advisable to take antibiotics only when recommended by a doctor, in the doses advised.
Azu od 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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