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Zithcure 500mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Zithcure 500mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Zithcure Tablet

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Uses of Zithcure Tablet

Zithcure 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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Zithcure Tablet side effects

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea, Allergy.

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

How Zithcure Tablet works

Zithcure 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 Zithcure Tablet

Expert advice for Zithcure Tablet

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

What if you miss a dose of Zithcure Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Zithcure 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Zithcure Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Azithromycin

Yes, Zithcure 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 Zithcure. It should be taken only when prescribed by a doctor.
Zithcure is used to treat cold and sore throat only if there is an underlying bacterial infection present. Please consult your doctor before taking Zithcure in these conditions.
Zithcure is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Zithcure can be used for the treatment of tonsillitis. However, there are antibiotics which are preferred over Zithcure for its treatment. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for tonsillitis.
No, Zithcure 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. Zithcure 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.
Zithcure is not recommended for the treatment of urinary tract infection (UTI). Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for the treatment of UTI.
Zithcure can be used for the treatment of acne. Clinical studies have shown a good efficacy of Zithcure 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 Zithcure with paracetamol?
Zithcure 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 Zithcure with omeprazole?
Zithcure 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 Zithcure with ibuprofen?
Zithcure 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 Zithcure with esomeprazole?
Zithcure 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 Zithcure 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 Zithcure and you are already taking birth control pills (oral contraceptives).
No, Zithcure cannot treat a cough. Cough is a symptom which represents an underlying disease or an infection. Zithcure 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.
Zithcure has not been reported to affect sperms.
No, Zithcure does not cause drowsiness. Please consult your doctor if you experience drowsiness while taking Zithcure.
Diarrhea (loose stools) is a very common side effect of Zithcure. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive diarrhea while taking Zithcure.
Zithcure 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, Zithcure 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.
Zithcure 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 Zithcure or any other antibiotic for relief of a tooth pain.
No, Zithcure 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 Zithcure as this is a viral infection and taking any antibiotics would not help in this condition.
Yes, Zithcure 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.
Zithcure is an antibiotic (works against a bacterial infection). It does not have any action against the yeast (fungal) infection.
Yes, Zithcure can be taken for chlamydial infection. However, it is always advisable to take antibiotics only when recommended by a doctor, in the doses advised.
Zithcure 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 Zithcure with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Zithcure with Disopyramide
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Disopyramide: Norpace
Zithcure with Rizatriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Rizatriptan: Rizact, Rizatan, Rizatrip, Maxalt Rpd, Ritza, Rizatrip Odt, Rizora, Riztran, Receptan
Zithcure with Naratriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Naratriptan: Naratrex
Zithcure with Almotriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Almotriptan: Almotan, Almigra, Almogril
Zithcure with Reboxetine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Reboxetine: Rebotin, Reboot, Reboxxin, Narebox
Zithcure with Sumatriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Sumatriptan: Imijet, Sumitrex
Zithcure with Sirolimus
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Sirolimus: Siropan, Raparen, Rapacan, Rocas, Emtor, Limus, Sirova, Siromus, Rapamune, Toraft, Rapolax
Zithcure with Zolmitriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Zolmitriptan: Zolmist, Zolmit, Zolpax
Zithcure with Eletriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Eletriptan: Elipran
Zithcure with Simvastatin
LIFE-THREATENING
Zithcure with Lovastatin
LIFE-THREATENING
Zithcure with Blonanserin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia, Blonitas
Zithcure with Fenticonazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fenticonazole: Fenza
Zithcure with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil, Picasa
Zithcure with Benidipine
SERIOUS
Zithcure with Fentanyl
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fentanyl: Durogesic, Fent, Trofentyl, Fendrop
Zithcure with Oxazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxazepam: Zaxpam, Anxozap, Talirest, Boxa, Serepax
Zithcure with Ethylmorphine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ethylmorphine: Dionindon, Cophedrin E
Zithcure with Buspirone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Buspirone: Supiron B, Buscalm, Buspin, Tamspar, Busiron, Buspidac, Buson
Zithcure with Paliperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris, Invega Sustenna, Palivega, Palica OD, Palip, Palicalm, Palido-OD
Zithcure with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan, Virodin
Zithcure with Azelnidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Azelnidipine: Azovas
Zithcure with Penfluridol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Penfluridol: Penridol, Flurilept, Mopendol, Flumap
Zithcure with Tofisopam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tofisopam: Nextril, Toficalm, Tolrina, Tofisern
Medicines with composition Dexamethasone Intravitreal Implant: Ozurdex
Zithcure with Pravastatin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pravastatin: Pravator
Zithcure with Pitavastatin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pitavastatin: Pivasta, Livastat, Pitava
Zithcure with Darunavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Darunavir: Virem, Danavir, Daruvir
Zithcure with Beclometasone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Beclometasone: Beclate, Becoride, Bevent, Nidcort
Zithcure with Pentazocine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentazocine: Fortwin, Pentawin, Riddof, Pentalab, Nicozocin, Fortstar, Unizocine, Dolowin Old, Susevin
Zithcure with S-Amlodipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition S-Amlodipine: S-Amcard, Esam, Big Dvr, Drulong, S-Amlode, S-Amleod, S Max, Amlovas S
Zithcure with Butorphanol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Butorphanol: Butodol, Butrum
Zithcure with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid, Pimide, Mozep, Orap, Estizide, Medip, Monozide, Neurap, Atarap, Larap
Zithcure with Mizolastine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Mizolastine: Zehist
Zithcure with Ebastine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Ebastine: Albast, Ebast, Ebay, Ebanorm, Ebaset, Best, Ebahist, Ebtin, Erostin, Sibastin, Ebal, Ebibast, Stin, Ebasil, Temasil, Ecbast
Zithcure with Astemizole
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Astemizole: Histeeze, Stemiz, Alerzole, Acipax
Zithcure with Terfenadine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Terfenadine: Terfed, Trexyl, Tefdin, Daylert
Zithcure with Iloperidone
MINOR
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt, Ilopride, Ilosure, Iiosure, Calmperidone
Zithcure with Zuclopenthixol
MINOR
Medicines with composition Zuclopenthixol: Clopixol-Acuphase
Zithcure with Asenapine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Asenapine: Welenuf, Definium, Asenapt
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