Roxylab 50mg Syrup

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Medicine Overview of Roxylab Syrup

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Uses of Roxylab Syrup

Roxylab 50mg Syrup 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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Side effects of Roxylab Syrup

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea, Allergy.

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How to use Roxylab Syrup

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It is better to take Roxylab 50mg Syrup empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How Roxylab Syrup works

Roxylab 50mg syrup 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 Roxylab Syrup

Expert advice for Roxylab Syrup

  • Make sure you complete the course even if you start to feel better.
  • Will not work for viral infections like cold and flu.
  • Nausea and diarrhoea are common side effects. Inform your doctor if they do not go away or if you see blood or mucus in stools.
  • Inform your doctor if you develop a rash or other unexpected symptoms.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Roxylab 50mg Syrup
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Roxylab 50mg Syrup 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.
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Lactation
SAFE
Roxylab 50mg Syrup is safe to use during lactation. Human s
tudies 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.
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Driving
Roxylab 50mg Syrup may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, o
r decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Roxylab 50mg Syrup is probably safe to use in patients with
kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Roxylab 50mg Syrup may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Roxylab 50mg Syrup should be used with caution in patients w
ith liver disease. Dose adjustment of Roxylab 50mg Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Riztran 10mg Tablet, Danavir 600mg Tablet, Paliris 6mg Tablet, Betsone 0.5mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Roxithromycin, 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 for Roxylab 50mg Syrup

Frequently asked questions for Roxithromycin

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