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Zithronid 500 mg Tablet

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Composition for Zithronid 500 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Zithronid 500 mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Zithronid Tablet

Uses of Zithronid Tablet

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

Zithronid Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Zithronid are Vomiting, Nausea, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea.

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

How Zithronid Tablet works

Zithronid 500 mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It works by preventing synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions. Thus, it stops the bacteria from growing, and prevents the infection from spreading.
In Depth Information on Zithronid Tablet

Expert advice for Zithronid Tablet

  • Zithronid 500 mg 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 Zithronid 500 mg Tablet.
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Zithronid Tablet related warnings

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

What if you miss a dose of Zithronid Tablet?

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If you miss a dose of Zithronid 500 mg 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

Questions Related to Zithronid

Can I take fixime 200 antibiotic for cold and dry cough.
Dr. Waseem Mirza
Sexologist
u shouldn't take antibiotics without prescription, for simple cold n cough take syp corex-Dx 1 tsf tid, for cold DO STEAM INHALAION TWICE DAILY, WARM SALINE GARGLES, AVOID EXPOSURE TO COLD,TAKE REST tab levocet 1 tab bd for 5 days, take healthy diet to boost ur immunity comprising of proteins, vitamins particularly vit C, take plenty of fluids if not better in 3 days consult physician hope this helps, antibiotics are reserved only for bacterial infections , most cold like illnesses are viral so no need of antibiotics
Hello sir/ ma'am My child PATIENT from stomach infection and doctor suggested zifi-100 redimix. How it is work and any side effect of that zifi-100 redimix? What kind of taking care of my child and PATIENT 7 month old.?????
Dr. Gopal Samdani
Child Specialist
Cefixime is used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections. This medication is known as a cephalosporin antibiotic. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria.Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects. Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.More common: Diarrhea loose or frequent stools Less common: Abdominal or stomach pain agitation black, tarry stools bleeding gums blistering, peeling, or loosening of the skin blood in the urine or stools and many more rare side effects

Frequently asked questions about Zithronid Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Azithromycin
Q. Is azithromycin and erythromycin the same?
No. Azithomycin and erythromycin are two different medications belonging to the same class and have similar use. Their use in different conditions may vary depending upon individual response
Q. Is azithromycin topical safe?
Azithromycin topical is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Zithronid used for treating a cold and sore throat?
Zithronid is used to treat cold and sore throat only if there is an underlying bacterial infection present. Please consult your doctor before taking Zithronid in these conditions.
Q. Is Zithronid safe?
Zithronid is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Zithronid an antibiotic?
Yes, Zithronid 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 Zithronid. It should be taken only when prescribed by a doctor.
Q. Is Zithronid good for tonsillitis?
Zithronid can be used for the treatment of tonsillitis. However, there are antibiotics which are preferred over Zithronid for its treatment. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for tonsillitis.
Q. Is Zithronid banned?
No, Zithronid is not a banned medicine. However, it is available on prescription by a physician.
Q. Can Zithronid be used to treat a fever?
Fever is a symptom which could be due to an underlying infection like bacterial, viral or fungal. Zithronid 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.
Q. Is Zithronid used for urinary tract infection (UTI)?
Zithronid is not recommended for the treatment of urinary tract infection (UTI). Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for the treatment of UTI.
Q. Is Zithronid good for acne?
Zithronid can be used for the treatment of acne. Clinical studies have shown a good efficacy of Zithronid 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 Zithronid with paracetamol?
Zithronid 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 Zithronid with omeprazole?
Zithronid 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 Zithronid with ibuprofen?
Zithronid 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 Zithronid with esomeprazole?
Zithronid 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.
Q. Can I take Zithronid with birth control pills (oral contraceptives)
No interactions have been clinically observed between Zithronid 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 Zithronid and you are already taking birth control pills (oral contraceptives).
Q. Does Zithronid treat a cough?
No, Zithronid cannot treat a cough. Cough is a symptom which represents an underlying disease or an infection. Zithronid 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.
Q. Does Zithronid affect sperm?
Zithronid has not been reported to affect sperms.
Q. Does Zithronid cause drowsiness?
No, Zithronid does not cause drowsiness. Please consult your doctor if you experience drowsiness while taking Zithronid.
Q. Does Zithronid cause diarrhea?
Diarrhea (loose stools) is a very common side effect of Zithronid. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive diarrhea while taking Zithronid.
Q. Does Zithronid affect fertility?
Zithronid 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.
Q. Can I take Zithronid for throat infection caused by streptococcus?
Yes, Zithronid 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.
Q. Can I take Zithronid for a toothache (tooth pain)?
Zithronid 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 Zithronid or any other antibiotic for relief of a tooth pain.
Q. Can I take Zithronid for the flu?
No, Zithronid 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 Zithronid as this is a viral infection and taking any antibiotics would not help in this condition.
Q. Can I take Zithronid for a sinus infection?
Yes, Zithronid 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.
Q. Can I take Zithronid for yeast infection?
Zithronid is an antibiotic (works against a bacterial infection). It does not have any action against the yeast (fungal) infection.
Q. Can I take Zithronid for chlamydia?
Yes, Zithronid can be taken for chlamydial infection. However, it is always advisable to take antibiotics only when recommended by a doctor, in the doses advised.
Q. Can I take Zithronid for tooth infection?
Zithronid 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 Zithronid with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Zithronid with Glimepiride
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Glimepiride: Euroglip, Pridex MG, Glimpee, Prideme, Glimpse, Glimipill, Sunglim, Sysril, Glydin, Glyde
Zithronid with Gliclazide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Gliclazide: Diabic, Glywin
Zithronid with Glipizide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Glipizide: Glunase
Zithronid with Ziprasidone
MINOR
Medicines with composition Ziprasidone: Zipris
Zithronid with Aripiprazole
MINOR
Medicines with composition Aripiprazole: Arifril
Zithronid with Loxapine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Loxapine: Loxaris, Loxacon
Zithronid with Amisulpride
MINOR
Medicines with composition Amisulpride: Stozen, Sulpigold
Zithronid with Fluphenazine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Fluphenazine: Medipax
Zithronid with Quetiapine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Quetiapine: Quitsun, Qutec, Qutipin
Zithronid with Haloperidol
MINOR
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Norma, Cizonil
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