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Safaz 500mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Safaz 500mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Safaz Tablet

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Uses of Safaz Tablet

Safaz 500mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections and typhoid fever. It is used in bacterial infections of tonsils, sinus, ear, nose, throat, skin and soft tissues, windpipe and lungs (pneumonia).
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Safaz Tablet side effects

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea, Allergy.

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How to use Safaz 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. Safaz 500mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Safaz Tablet works

Safaz 500mg 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 Safaz Tablet

Expert advice for Safaz Tablet

  • Safaz 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 Safaz.
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Safaz Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Safaz Tablet
Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Safaz 500mg Tablet.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Safaz 500mg 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
Safaz 500mg 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.
There may be a possibility of diarrhea or rash in the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Safaz 500mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Safaz 500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Safaz 500mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Safaz 500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Safaz 500mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Safaz Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Safaz 500mg 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.

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Frequently asked questions about Safaz Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Azithromycin

Yes, Safaz is an antibiotic. It belongs to a class of antibiotics known as macrolides. It can be used to treat bacterial sinusitis, tonsillitis, ear infections, pneumonia and many other if caused by micro-organisms sensitive to Safaz. It should be taken only when prescribed by a doctor.
Safaz is used to treat cold and sore throat only if there is an underlying bacterial infection present. Please consult your doctor before taking Safaz in these conditions.
Safaz is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Safaz can be used for the treatment of tonsillitis. However, there are antibiotics which are preferred over Safaz for its treatment. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for tonsillitis.
No, Safaz is not a banned medicine. However, it is available on prescription by a physician.
Fever is a symptom which could be due to an underlying infection like bacterial, viral or fungal. Safaz can be used for the treatment of bacterial infections only. Please take advice from your physician before taking any antibiotic for fever as it is important to identify the type of infection causing fever.
Safaz is not recommended for the treatment of urinary tract infection (UTI). Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for the treatment of UTI.
Safaz can be used for the treatment of acne. Clinical studies have shown a good efficacy of Safaz in the treatment of acne. However, it is always advised that you should consult to your physician before taking any antibiotics for your infections.
Q. Can I take Safaz with paracetamol?
Safaz can be taken with paracetamol as no drug interactions have been clinically observed between the two medicines. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Safaz with omeprazole?
Safaz can be taken with omeprazole as no interactions have been clinically observed between the two medicines. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Safaz with ibuprofen?
Safaz can be taken with ibuprofen as no interactions have been clinically observed between the two medicines. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Safaz with esomeprazole?
Safaz can be taken with esomeprazole as no drug interactions have been clinically observed between the two medicines. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
No interactions have been clinically observed between Safaz and birth control pills (oral contraceptives). However, this does not mean interactions cannot occur. Please talk to your doctor if you have been advised to take Safaz and you are already taking birth control pills (oral contraceptives).
No, Safaz cannot treat a cough. Cough is a symptom which represents an underlying disease or an infection. Safaz can help in relieving cough only if it would be effective in treating the underlying infection. Please talk to your doctor before taking any medicine for your cough.
Safaz has not been reported to affect sperms.
No, Safaz does not cause drowsiness. Please consult your doctor if you experience drowsiness while taking Safaz.
Diarrhea (loose stools) is a very common side effect of Safaz. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive diarrhea while taking Safaz.
Safaz is not known to affect fertility in humans. Inadequate data is available for humans. Please consult your doctor if you have concerns regarding the same.
Yes, Safaz can be taken for throat infection caused by streptococcus. However, this an alternative medicine for the same. There are other antibiotics available which could be more effective in the treatment of streptococcal throat infections. Please take the advice from your doctor before taking any antibiotics.
Safaz would be helpful in a toothache (tooth pain) only when there is an underlying infection which is causing the pain. Please talk to your doctor before taking Safaz or any other antibiotic for relief of a tooth pain.
No, Safaz is not recommended for the treatment of flu (influenza infection). Please consult your doctor if you are experiencing the signs and symptoms of flu (influenza infection) before taking any medicines including antibiotics like Safaz as this is a viral infection and taking any antibiotics would not help in this condition.
Yes, Safaz can help to treat a bacterial sinus infection. However, as always advisable, antibiotics should only be taken only when the infection is properly diagnosed by the doctor and then antibiotics are taken as advised.
Safaz is an antibiotic (works against a bacterial infection). It does not have any action against the yeast (fungal) infection.
Yes, Safaz can be taken for chlamydial infection. However, it is always advisable to take antibiotics only when recommended by a doctor, in the doses advised.
Safaz can be taken to treat tooth infection. However, it is always advisable to take antibiotics only when recommended by a doctor to treat the infection.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

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