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Roxisara 150 mg Tablet


Composition for Roxisara 150 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Roxisara 150 mg Tablet

10 tablets in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Roxisara Tablet


Uses of Roxisara Tablet

Roxisara 150 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).

Roxisara Tablet side effects


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


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

How Roxisara Tablet works

Roxisara 150 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 Roxisara Tablet

Expert advice for Roxisara Tablet

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

What if you miss a dose of Roxisara Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Roxisara 150 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 Roxisara Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Roxithromycin

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

Severely interacts with other drugs like

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

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