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Roxika 150mg Tablet

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Composition for Roxika 150mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Roxika 150mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Roxika Tablet

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Uses of Roxika Tablet

Roxika 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).
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Roxika Tablet side effects

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea, Allergy.

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

How Roxika Tablet works

Roxika 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 Roxika Tablet

Expert advice for Roxika Tablet

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

What if you miss a dose of Roxika Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Roxika 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Roxika Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Roxithromycin

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

Severely interacts with other drugs like

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