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Azvan 500mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Azvan 500mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Azvan Tablet

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Uses of Azvan Tablet

Azvan 500mg Tablet 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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Azvan Tablet side effects

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea, Allergy.

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

How Azvan Tablet works

Azvan 500mg Tablet 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 Azvan Tablet

Expert advice for Azvan Tablet

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

What if you miss a dose of Azvan Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Azvan 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Azvan Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Azithromycin

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