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Roxibest 50 mg Tablet

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Composition for Roxibest 50 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Roxibest 50 mg Tablet

MRP
50.43
₹5.04/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Roxibest Tablet

Uses of Roxibest Tablet

Roxibest 50 mg 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).

Roxibest Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Roxibest are Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea, Allergy.

How to use Roxibest 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. Roxibest 50 mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Roxibest Tablet works

Roxibest 50 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 Roxibest Tablet

Expert advice for Roxibest Tablet

  • Roxibest 50 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 Roxibest 50 mg Tablet.
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Roxibest Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Roxibest Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Roxibest 50 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
Roxibest 50 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.
Driving
Roxibest 50 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Roxibest 50 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Roxibest 50 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Roxibest 50 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Roxibest 50 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Roxibest Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Roxibest 50 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

Frequently asked questions about Roxibest Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Roxithromycin

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

Severely interacts with other drugs like

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