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Serrox 150mg/10mg Tablet

Prescription Required
Storage
Store at room temperature (10-30°C)

Introduction

Serrox 150mg/10mg Tablet is a combination medicine. It is prescribed to treat various types of bacterial infections. It fights against the microorganisms to prevent their growth and further spread of the infection.

Serrox 150mg/10mg Tablet is a prescription medicine and it is to be taken as suggested by the doctor. It can be taken with or without food, but it must be taken at a fixed time to ensure better efficacy. Do not consume more than the recommended dose, as this may have harmful effects on your body. If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. The course of the treatment must be completed even if you feel better. Sudden discontinuation of the treatment may affect the potency of the medicine. The medicine may take some to show its effects on the symptoms. However, it is advised to consult the doctor if you feel an aggravation of the condition or if your condition does not improve.

Some common side effects of this medicine are nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach pain, etc. To cope up with the side effects, you can take a healthy diet and drink plenty of water. If any of the side effects get aggravated, you must consult your doctor immediately. Generally, serious side effects are rare. If you experience any allergic reaction (rashes, itching, swelling, shortness of breath, etc.), you must seek immediate medical help.

Before taking this medicine, you should tell your doctor if you are taking any medicines for any health condition. Patients with liver and kidney ailments must take this medicine with proper consultation and caution. Pregnant or breastfeeding women should also consult with the doctor before taking it. Avoid drinking alcohol as it can cause excessive drowsiness with this medicine. It usually does not impair your ability to drive, but you should not drive if it makes you feel sleepy or dizzy. During the treatment, you must take adequate rest for a faster recovery. While on the medication, your doctor may ask for a few laboratory and diagnostic tests to know the effects of the medicine on your body.

Uses of Serrox Tablet

Side effects of Serrox Tablet

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Serrox

  • Diarrhea
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Taste change
  • Parosmia (altered sense of smell)
  • Tiredness
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Skin rash

How to use Serrox 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. Serrox 150mg/10mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Serrox Tablet works

Serrox 150mg/10mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Roxithromycin and Serratiopeptidase. Roxithromycin is an antibiotic which stops bacterial growth by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions. Serratiopeptidase is an enzyme which works by breaking down abnormal proteins at the site of inflammation (redness and swelling), and promotes healing.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Serrox 150mg/10mg Tablet. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Serrox 150mg/10mg Tablet during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Serrox 150mg/10mg Tablet during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
UNSAFE
Serrox 150mg/10mg Tablet may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Serrox 150mg/10mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Serrox 150mg/10mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Serrox 150mg/10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Serrox 150mg/10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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Quick Tips

  • Take your medication timely to maintain steady levels in your body.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection come back and harder to treat.
  • It is advisable to drink plenty of fluids and a healthy diet while taking the medicine.
  • It may cause dizziness. Do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how medicine affects you.
  • Discontinue Serrox 150mg/10mg Tablet and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.

Fact Box

Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
ANTI INFECTIVES

Patient Concerns

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After intercourse i feel irritation amd itching in vagina it happens in every 2-3 days so we cnt intimate regularly
Dr. Pranay Gandhi
Sexology
apply candid v gel inside vagina and tablet fluconazole 150mg for 3 days and tablet cetrizine 10mg daily for 3 days
Scar on face due to bacterial infections
Dr. Atul Jain
Dermatology
Pic is not clear, plz visit for proper opinion
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FAQs

Q. Can the use of Serrox 150mg/10mg Tablet cause diarrhea?

Yes, the use of Serrox 150mg/10mg Tablet can cause diarrhea. It is an antibiotic which kills the harmful bacteria. However, it also affects the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. If you are experiencing severe diarrhea, talk to your doctor about it.

Q. Can I stop taking Serrox 150mg/10mg Tablet when I feel better?

No, do not stop taking Serrox 150mg/10mg Tablet and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.

Q. What if I miss my dose?

Take Serrox 150mg/10mg Tablet as soon as you remember it. However, do not take it if it's almost time for your next dose. Also, do not take an extra dose to make up for your missed dose.

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References

  1. Roxithromycin. Macquarie Park, New South Wales: Apotex Pty Ltd.; 2008 [revised 23 Jul. 2018]. [Accessed 09 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. ScienceDirect. Serratiopeptidase. [Accessed 09 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. Roxithromycin. Boronia Victoria: GlaxoSmithKline Australia Pty Ltd.; 23 Nov. 2006 [revised 18 Dec. 2006]. [Accessed 09 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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