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Roxikab 150mg Tablet

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Composition for Roxikab 150mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Roxikab 150mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Roxikab Tablet

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Uses of Roxikab Tablet

Roxikab 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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Roxikab Tablet side effects

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea, Allergy.

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

How Roxikab Tablet works

Roxikab 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 Roxikab Tablet

Expert advice for Roxikab Tablet

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

What if you miss a dose of Roxikab Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Roxikab 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 Roxikab Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Roxithromycin

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

Severely interacts with other drugs like

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