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AZUMA 500MG TABLET

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Primary uses of AZUMA 500MG TABLET

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Medicine Overview of Azuma Tablet

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Uses of Azuma Tablet

AZUMA 500MG 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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Azuma Tablet side effects

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

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How to use Azuma 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. AZUMA 500MG TABLET may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Azuma Tablet works

AZUMA 500MG 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 Azuma Tablet

Expert advice for Azuma Tablet

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

What if you miss a dose of Azuma Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of AZUMA 500MG 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 Azuma 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.
Azuma is used to treat cold and sore throat only if there is an underlying bacterial infection present. Please consult your doctor before taking Azuma in these conditions.
Azuma is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Yes, Azuma 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 Azuma. It should be taken only when prescribed by a doctor.
Azuma can be used for the treatment of tonsillitis. However, there are antibiotics which are preferred over Azuma for its treatment. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for tonsillitis.
No, Azuma 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. Azuma 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.
Azuma is not recommended for the treatment of urinary tract infection (UTI). Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for the treatment of UTI.
Azuma can be used for the treatment of acne. Clinical studies have shown a good efficacy of Azuma 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 Azuma with paracetamol?
Azuma 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 Azuma with omeprazole?
Azuma 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 Azuma with ibuprofen?
Azuma 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 Azuma with esomeprazole?
Azuma 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 Azuma 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 Azuma and you are already taking birth control pills (oral contraceptives).
No, Azuma cannot treat a cough. Cough is a symptom which represents an underlying disease or an infection. Azuma 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.
Azuma has not been reported to affect sperms.
No, Azuma does not cause drowsiness. Please consult your doctor if you experience drowsiness while taking Azuma.
Diarrhea (loose stools) is a very common side effect of Azuma. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive diarrhea while taking Azuma.
Azuma 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, Azuma 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.
Azuma 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 Azuma or any other antibiotic for relief of a tooth pain.
No, Azuma 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 Azuma as this is a viral infection and taking any antibiotics would not help in this condition.
Yes, Azuma 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.
Azuma is an antibiotic (works against a bacterial infection). It does not have any action against the yeast (fungal) infection.
Yes, Azuma can be taken for chlamydial infection. However, it is always advisable to take antibiotics only when recommended by a doctor, in the doses advised.
Azuma 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 Azuma with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Almotriptan: Almotan, Almigra, Almogril
Azuma with Lovastatin
LIFE-THREATENING
Azuma with Reboxetine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Reboxetine: Rebotin, Reboot, Reboxxin, Narebox
Azuma with Rizatriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Rizatriptan: Rizact, Rizatan, Rizatrip, Maxalt Rpd, Ritza, Rizatrip Odt, Rizora, Riztran, Receptan
Azuma with Sirolimus
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Sirolimus: Siropan, Raparen, Rapacan, Rocas, Emtor, Limus, Sirova, Siromus, Rapamune, Toraft, Rapolax
Azuma with Naratriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Naratriptan: Naratrex
Azuma with Simvastatin
LIFE-THREATENING
Azuma with Sumatriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Sumatriptan: Imijet, Sumitrex
Azuma with Zolmitriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Zolmitriptan: Zolmist, Zolmit, Zolpax
Azuma with Eletriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Eletriptan: Elipran
Azuma with Astemizole
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Astemizole: Histeeze, Stemiz, Alerzole, Acipax
Azuma with Disopyramide
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Disopyramide: Norpace, Regubeat
Azuma with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid, Pimide, Mozep, Orap, Estizide, Medip, Monozide, Neurap, Atarap, Larap
Azuma with Fentanyl
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fentanyl: Fent, Trofentyl
Azuma with Ethylmorphine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ethylmorphine: Dionindon, Cophedrin E
Azuma with Pravastatin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pravastatin: Pravator
Medicines with composition Dexamethasone Intravitreal Implant: Ozurdex
Azuma with Pitavastatin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pitavastatin: Pivasta, Livastat, Pitava
Azuma with Fenticonazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fenticonazole: Fenza
Azuma with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan, Virodin
Azuma with Pentazocine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentazocine: Fortwin, Pentawin, Riddof, Pentalab, Nicozocin, Fortstar, Unizocine, Dolowin Old, Susevin
Azuma with Oxazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxazepam: Zaxpam, Anxozap, Talirest, Boxa, Serepax
Azuma with Beclometasone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Beclometasone: Beclate, Becoride, Bevent
Azuma with Penfluridol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Penfluridol: Penridol, Flurilept, Mopendol, Flumap
Azuma with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil, Picasa
Azuma 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
Azuma with Benidipine
SERIOUS
Azuma with Azelnidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Azelnidipine: Azovas
Azuma with Tofisopam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tofisopam: Nextril, Toficalm, Tolrina, Tofisern
Azuma with Darunavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Darunavir: Virem, Danavir, Daruvir
Azuma with Butorphanol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Butorphanol: Butodol, Butrum
Azuma with Buspirone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Buspirone: Supiron B, Buscalm, Buspin, Tamspar, Busiron, Buspidac, Buson
Azuma with Ebastine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Ebastine: Albast, Ebast, Ebay, Ebanorm, Ebaset, Ebahist, Ebtin, Erostin, Sibastin, Ebal, Ebibast, Stin, Ebasil, Temasil, Ecbast
Azuma with Mizolastine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Mizolastine: Zehist, Elina
Azuma with Terfenadine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Terfenadine: Terfed, Trexyl, Daylert
Azuma with Iloperidone
MINOR
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt, Ilopride, Ilosure, Iiosure, Calmperidone
Azuma with Zuclopenthixol
MINOR
Medicines with composition Zuclopenthixol: Clopixol-Acuphase
Azuma with Paliperidone
MINOR
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris, Invega Sustenna, Palivega, Palica OD, Palip, Palicalm, Palido-OD
Azuma with Blonanserin
MINOR
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia, Blonitas
Azuma with Asenapine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Asenapine: Welenuf, Definium, Asenapt

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