Biorox Kid 50mg Tablet DT

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Composition for Biorox 50mg Tablet DT

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Medicine Overview of Biorox Tablet DT

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Uses of Biorox Tablet DT

Biorox Kid 50mg Tablet DT is used in the treatment of bacterial infections
It is used in infections of tonsils, sinus, ear, nose, throat, skin and soft tissues, windpipe and lungs (pneumonia).
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Side effects of Biorox Tablet DT

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea, Allergy.

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How to use Biorox Tablet DT

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Dissolve it in a glass of water before taking it. It is better to take Biorox Kid 50mg Tablet DT empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How Biorox Tablet DT works

Biorox kid 50mg tablet dt 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 Biorox Tablet DT

Expert advice for Biorox Tablet DT

  • Make sure you complete the course even if you start to feel better.
  • Will not work for viral infections like cold and flu.
  • Nausea and diarrhoea are common side effects. Inform your doctor if they do not go away or if you see blood or mucus in stools.
  • Inform your doctor if you develop a rash or other unexpected symptoms.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Biorox Kid 50mg Tablet DT
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Biorox Kid 50mg Tablet DT 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
Biorox Kid 50mg Tablet DT 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.
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Driving
Biorox Kid 50mg Tablet DT may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, t
ired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Biorox Kid 50mg Tablet DT is probably safe to use in patient
s with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Biorox Kid 50mg Tablet DT may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Biorox Kid 50mg Tablet DT should be used with caution in pat
ients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Biorox Kid 50mg Tablet DT may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Riztran 10mg Tablet, Riztran 5mg Tablet, Danavir 600mg Tablet, Paliris 6mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Roxithromycin, 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 Biorox 50mg Tablet DT

Frequently asked questions for Roxithromycin

Q. Is Biorox an antibiotic?
Biorox is an antibiotic and belongs to the group of antibiotics known as macrolides. Biorox prevents bacteria from growing, by interfering with their protein synthesis.
Q. Can I take Biorox with food?
Biorox is to be taken on an empty stomach at least 15 minutes before a meal. The Biorox tablets should be taken with good amount of water.
Q. Does Biorox treat streptococcal throat infection?
Biorox is used to treat throat infection caused by Streptococcus pyogenes. It is also indicated for other upper respiratory tract infections like tonsillitis and sinusitis. If you think you are suffering from a streptococcal throat infection, please consult your doctor as it requires proper diagnosis before the start of antibiotics.
Q. Can I take Biorox with codeine?
Biorox can be taken with codeine. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Does Biorox treat urinary tract infections (UTI)?
Biorox can treat lower urinary tract infections i.e. infections of the urinary bladder and urethra. However, please consult a doctor before taking any antibiotics for your condition as it is important to diagnose the infection before start of antibiotics.
Q. Is Biorox safe?
Biorox is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Q. Does Biorox contain penicillin?
Biorox does not contain penicillin. Biorox belongs to a group of antibiotics known as macrolides.
Q. Does Biorox affect the contraceptive pill (birth control pills)?
Biorox can decrease the level or effect of estradiol (a component of contraceptive pill) by affecting the normal bacteria in the gut and you may need to take an extra precaution. Please consult your doctor before taking Biorox with the contraceptive pills.
Q. Does Biorox make you drowsy?
Biorox is not known to cause drowsiness. However, dizziness may occur when you have just started taking Biorox. Hence, driving, operating machinery or other skillful activities should be avoided if you feel drowsy.
Q. Does Biorox treat Chlamydia?
Biorox is active against chlamydia species and is used for the treatment of infections caused by chlamydia. Please consult your doctor before taking any treatment if you have been diagnosed with chlamydial infection.
Q. Does Biorox contain sulfur?
Biorox does not contain sulfur. Please refer to the package insert for more information on the components.
Q. Can I take Biorox with alcohol?
As with other medicines, it is not recommended to take Biorox with alcohol, although there are no drug interactions reported. Please talk to your doctor before taking alcohol with any medicine.
Q. Can I take Biorox with paracetamol?
Biorox can be taken with paracetamol. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Biorox with ibuprofen?
Biorox can be taken with ibuprofen. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Biorox with pseudoephedrine?
Biorox can be taken with pseudoephedrine. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Is Biorox safe during pregnancy?
The safety of Biorox in pregnant women has not been established. Biorox should be taken during pregnancy only if it is considered necessary to be used by your doctor.
Q. Is Biorox a penicillin?
Biorox is not a penicillin. Biorox is a macrolide antibiotic.
Q. Is Biorox same as erythromycin?
Biorox and erythromycin are two different antibiotics which belong to the same group known as macrolides. However, they differ in the way they behave in the body. Biorox, as compared to erythromycin, is more acid-stable and reaches better concentrations in blood and is active against more bacteria as compared to erythromycin. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics.
Q. Is Biorox safe for breastfeeding?
Small amounts of Biorox are excreted in the breast milk. Either breastfeeding or treatment of the mother should be discontinued as necessary. Please consult your doctor if you are breastfeeding and you are advised to take Biorox.
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