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Roxitec 300mg Tablet

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Composition for Roxitec 300mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Roxitec 300mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Roxitec Tablet

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Uses of Roxitec Tablet

Roxitec 300mg 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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Roxitec Tablet side effects

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea, Allergy.

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How to use Roxitec 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. Roxitec 300mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Roxitec Tablet works

Roxitec 300mg 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 Roxitec Tablet

Expert advice for Roxitec Tablet

  • Roxitec 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 Roxitec.
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Roxitec Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Roxitec Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Roxitec 300mg 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
Roxitec 300mg 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
Roxitec 300mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Roxitec 300mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Roxitec 300mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Roxitec 300mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Roxitec 300mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Roxitec Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Roxitec 300mg 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 Roxitec Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Roxithromycin

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

Severely interacts with other drugs like

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