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Roxibact 150mg Tablet

Genetiac Pharma

Composition for Roxibact 150mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Roxibact 150mg Tablet

10 tablets in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Roxibact Tablet


Uses of Roxibact Tablet

Roxibact 150mg Tablet 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).

Roxibact Tablet side effects


Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea, Allergy.


How to use Roxibact 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. Roxibact 150mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Roxibact Tablet works

Roxibact 150mg 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 Roxibact Tablet

Expert advice for Roxibact Tablet

  • Roxibact 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 Roxibact.
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Roxibact Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Roxibact Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Roxibact 150mg 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.
Roxibact 150mg 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.
Roxibact 150mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Roxibact 150mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Roxibact 150mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Roxibact 150mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Roxibact 150mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Roxibact Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Roxibact 150mg 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 Roxibact Tablet

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Q. Is Roxibact an antibiotic?
Roxibact is an antibiotic and belongs to the group of antibiotics known as macrolides. Roxibact prevents bacteria from growing, by interfering with their protein synthesis.
Q. Can I take Roxibact with food?
Roxibact is to be taken on an empty stomach at least 15 minutes before a meal. The Roxibact tablets should be taken with good amount of water.
Q. Does Roxibact treat streptococcal throat infection?
Roxibact 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 Roxibact with codeine?
Roxibact 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 Roxibact treat urinary tract infections (UTI)?
Roxibact 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 Roxibact safe?
Roxibact is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Q. Does Roxibact contain penicillin?
Roxibact does not contain penicillin. Roxibact belongs to a group of antibiotics known as macrolides.
Q. Does Roxibact affect the contraceptive pill (birth control pills)?
Roxibact 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 Roxibact with the contraceptive pills.
Q. Does Roxibact make you drowsy?
Roxibact is not known to cause drowsiness. However, dizziness may occur when you have just started taking Roxibact. Hence, driving, operating machinery or other skillful activities should be avoided if you feel drowsy.
Q. Does Roxibact treat Chlamydia?
Roxibact 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 Roxibact contain sulfur?
Roxibact does not contain sulfur. Please refer to the package insert for more information on the components.
Q. Can I take Roxibact with alcohol?
As with other medicines, it is not recommended to take Roxibact with alcohol, although there are no drug interactions reported. Please talk to your doctor before taking alcohol with any medicine.
Q. Can I take Roxibact with paracetamol?
Roxibact 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 Roxibact with ibuprofen?
Roxibact 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 Roxibact with pseudoephedrine?
Roxibact 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 Roxibact safe during pregnancy?
The safety of Roxibact in pregnant women has not been established. Roxibact should be taken during pregnancy only if it is considered necessary to be used by your doctor.
Q. Is Roxibact a penicillin?
Roxibact is not a penicillin. Roxibact is a macrolide antibiotic.
Q. Is Roxibact same as erythromycin?
Roxibact 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. Roxibact, 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 Roxibact safe for breastfeeding?
Small amounts of Roxibact 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 Roxibact.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Roxibact with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Roxibact with Lovastatin
Roxibact with Eletriptan
Medicines with composition Eletriptan: Elipran
Roxibact with Sirolimus
Medicines with composition Sirolimus: Siropan, Raparen, Rapacan, Genxtor, Rocas, Emtor, Limus, Sirova, Siromus, Rapamune, Toraft, Rapolax
Roxibact with Zolmitriptan
Medicines with composition Zolmitriptan: Zolmit
Roxibact with Sumatriptan
Medicines with composition Sumatriptan: Imijet, Sumitrex
Roxibact with Simvastatin
Roxibact with Disopyramide
Medicines with composition Disopyramide: Norpace
Roxibact with Rizatriptan
Medicines with composition Rizatriptan: Rizact, Rizatan, Rizatrip, Maxalt Rpd, Ritza, Rizatrip Odt, Rizora, Riztran, Receptan
Roxibact with Astemizole
Medicines with composition Astemizole: Histeeze, Stemiz, Alerzole, Acipax
Roxibact with Naratriptan
Medicines with composition Naratriptan: Naratrex
Roxibact with Reboxetine
Medicines with composition Reboxetine: Rebotin, Reboot, Reboxxin, Narebox
Roxibact with Almotriptan
Medicines with composition Almotriptan: Almotan, Almigra, Almogril
Roxibact with Blonanserin
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia, Blonitas
Roxibact with Asenapine
Medicines with composition Asenapine: Welenuf, Definium, Asenapt
Roxibact with Oxazepam
Medicines with composition Oxazepam: Zaxpam, Anxozap, Talirest, Boxa, Serepax
Roxibact with S-Amlodipine
Medicines with composition S-Amlodipine: S-Amcard, Esam, Big Dvr, Drulong, S-Amlode, S-Amleod, S Max, Amlovas S
Roxibact with Morphine
Medicines with composition Morphine: Morphitroy, Morcontin, Morcon, Koxma Tag, Duramor, Vermor
Roxibact with Azelnidipine
Medicines with composition Azelnidipine: Azovas
Roxibact with Fentanyl
Medicines with composition Fentanyl: Fent, Trofentyl
Roxibact with Beclometasone
Medicines with composition Beclometasone: Bevent
Roxibact with Pitavastatin
Medicines with composition Pitavastatin: Pivasta, Livastat, Pitava
Roxibact with Zuclopenthixol
Medicines with composition Zuclopenthixol: Clopixol-Acuphase
Roxibact with Ethylmorphine
Medicines with composition Ethylmorphine: Dionindon, Cophedrin E
Roxibact with Butorphanol
Medicines with composition Butorphanol: Butodol, Butrum
Roxibact with Iloperidone
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt, Ilopride, Ilosure, Iiosure, Calmperidone
Roxibact with Darunavir
Medicines with composition Darunavir: Virem, Danavir, Daruvir
Roxibact with Indinavir
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan, Virodin
Roxibact with Posaconazole
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil, Picasa
Roxibact with Buspirone
Medicines with composition Buspirone: Supiron B, Buscalm, Buspin, Tamspar, Busiron, Buspidac, Buson
Roxibact with Benidipine
Roxibact with Pimozide
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid, Pimide, Mozep, Orap, Estizide, Medip, Monozide, Neurap, Atarap, Larap
Roxibact with Penfluridol
Medicines with composition Penfluridol: Penridol, Flurilept, Mopendol, Flumap
Roxibact with Pentazocine
Medicines with composition Pentazocine: Fortwin, Pentawin, Riddof, Pentalab, Nicozocin, Fortstar, Unizocine, Dolowin Old, Susevin, Pentawok
Roxibact with Tofisopam
Medicines with composition Tofisopam: Nextril, Toficalm, Tolrina, Tofisern
Roxibact with Paliperidone
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris, Invega Sustenna, Palivega, Palica OD, Palip, Palicalm, Palido-OD
Roxibact with Pravastatin
Medicines with composition Pravastatin: Pravator
Roxibact with Terfenadine
Medicines with composition Terfenadine: Terfed, Trexyl, Daylert
Roxibact with Mizolastine
Medicines with composition Mizolastine: Zehist
Roxibact with Ebastine
Medicines with composition Ebastine: Albast, Ebast, Ebay, Ebanorm, Ebaset, Best, Ebahist, Ebtin, Erostin, Sibastin, Ebal, Ebibast, Stin, Ebasil, Temasil, Ecbast

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