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Jocin 500 mg Tablet

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Composition for Jocin 500 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Jocin 500 mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Jocin Tablet

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Uses of Jocin Tablet

Jocin 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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Jocin Tablet side effects

Common

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

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

How Jocin Tablet works

Jocin 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 Jocin Tablet

Expert advice for Jocin Tablet

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

What if you miss a dose of Jocin Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Jocin 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.

Patient Concerns

User Submitted Feedback For Jocin 500 mg Tablet

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

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