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ROXIN TABLET 150 MG

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Composition for ROXIN TABLET 150 MG

Prescription Required

Primary uses of ROXIN TABLET 150 MG

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Medicine Overview of ROXIN (MARC) Tablet

Uses of ROXIN (MARC) Tablet

ROXIN TABLET 150 MG 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).

ROXIN (MARC) Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of ROXIN (MARC) are Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea, Allergy.

How to use ROXIN (MARC) 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. ROXIN TABLET 150 MG is to be taken empty stomach.

How ROXIN (MARC) Tablet works

ROXIN TABLET 150 MG 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 ROXIN (MARC) Tablet

Expert advice for ROXIN (MARC) Tablet

  • ROXIN TABLET 150 MG 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 ROXIN TABLET 150 MG.
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ROXIN (MARC) Tablet related warnings

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

What if you miss a dose of ROXIN (MARC) Tablet?

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If you miss a dose of ROXIN TABLET 150 MG, 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

Questions Related to ROXIN (MARC)

Can I take fixime 200 antibiotic for cold and dry cough.
Dr. Waseem Mirza
Sexologist
u shouldn't take antibiotics without prescription, for simple cold n cough take syp corex-Dx 1 tsf tid, for cold DO STEAM INHALAION TWICE DAILY, WARM SALINE GARGLES, AVOID EXPOSURE TO COLD,TAKE REST tab levocet 1 tab bd for 5 days, take healthy diet to boost ur immunity comprising of proteins, vitamins particularly vit C, take plenty of fluids if not better in 3 days consult physician hope this helps, antibiotics are reserved only for bacterial infections , most cold like illnesses are viral so no need of antibiotics
Hello sir/ ma'am My child PATIENT from stomach infection and doctor suggested zifi-100 redimix. How it is work and any side effect of that zifi-100 redimix? What kind of taking care of my child and PATIENT 7 month old.?????
Dr. Gopal Samdani
Child Specialist
Cefixime is used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections. This medication is known as a cephalosporin antibiotic. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria.Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects. Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.More common: Diarrhea loose or frequent stools Less common: Abdominal or stomach pain agitation black, tarry stools bleeding gums blistering, peeling, or loosening of the skin blood in the urine or stools and many more rare side effects

Frequently asked questions about ROXIN (MARC) Tablet

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

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking ROXIN (MARC) with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
ROXIN (MARC) with Sumatriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Sumatriptan: Sumisun
ROXIN (MARC) with Rizatriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Rizatriptan: Migsun
ROXIN (MARC) with Benidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benidipine: Benikite
ROXIN (MARC) with Haloperidol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Norma, Cizonil
ROXIN (MARC) with Carbamazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Carbamazepine: Antep
ROXIN (MARC) with Betamethasone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Betamethasone: Catrisol
ROXIN (MARC) with Prednisolone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Prednisolone: Ranisol, Vepred, Catapred, GB Pred AC, Thiopred
ROXIN (MARC) with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep
ROXIN (MARC) with Hydrocortisone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Hydrocortisone: Stacort
ROXIN (MARC) with S-Amlodipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition S-Amlodipine: Samwell, S-Amcard, Esam

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