Zithrox XL 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup


Overview

Uses of Zithrox Dry Syrup

Zithrox XL 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup is used in the treatment of bacterial infections. It is used in bacterial infections of tonsils, sinus, ear, nose, throat, skin and soft tissues, and lungs (pneumonia).

Zithrox Dry Syrup side effects

Common
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Abdominal pain
  • Diarrhoea

How to use Zithrox Dry Syrup

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Dissolve the powder in sterile water. Shake well and use. Zithrox XL 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Zithrox Dry Syrup works

Zithrox XL 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup 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.

Zithrox Dry Syrup related warnings

Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Zithrox XL 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Zithrox XL 100 mg/5ml Dry 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.
Lactation
SAFE
Zithrox XL 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup 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
Zithrox XL 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Zithrox XL 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Zithrox XL 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Zithrox XL 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zithrox XL 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Zithrox Dry Syrup?

If you miss a dose of Zithrox XL 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup, 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.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Zithrox XL 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup to cure your infection and improve your symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection to come back and harder to treat.
  • Take it 1 hour before or two hours after food.
  • Do not take antacids 2 hours before or after taking Zithrox XL 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup.
  • 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.
  • Stop taking Zithrox XL 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup and inform your doctor immediately if you develop an itchy rash, swelling of the face, throat or tongue or breathing difficulties while taking it.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Zithrox with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Diabic, Glicla, Glywin
MODERATE
Brand(s): Glunase
MODERATE
Brand(s): Euroglip, Pridex MG, Glimpee
MODERATE
Brand(s): Norma, Cizonil
MINOR
Brand(s): Quitsun, Qutec, Qutipin
MINOR
Brand(s): Zipris
MINOR
Brand(s): Loxaris, Loxacon
MINOR
Brand(s): Medipax
MINOR
Brand(s): Arifril
MINOR
Brand(s): Stozen, Sulpigold
MINOR

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Zithrox

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My daughter is of 1years 6 month and she regularly faces problem of infection with cold and cough and nose always falling and cough takes takes long time to come out she hardly sleeps at night and never wants to take medicine medicine is Zithrox 200 for antibiotics but it takes too much time I am annoyed with this Plz help me
Dr. Rahul Yadav
Child Specialist
Hello, zithrox is a antibiotic. It should be used only under supervision of the doctor. Presently you can start honey 1 tsf thrice daily for 4 days. Also nasoclear nasal drops SOS for nasal blockage.Also start Syp cetrizine 2.5 ml twice daily for 4 days.
Hii sir Am facing pimple problem recently I visited skin specialist and cured now with medicine zithrox 500 by 3 days a week And medicine course of 4 weeks is on process Now Can u suggest me how clear of face marks and whats the better treatment Thanking you sir
Dr. Atula Gupta
Skin Specialist
For Pimples- Aclind Gel / Faceclin Gel / D?ACNE Plus Gel For application twice daily over affected area.Face wash with Rejuglow Facewash/ Episoft OC Cleanser/ Saslic DS Wash. Tab. Limcee 500mg once daily for one month, Tab. Ascazin twice daily for one month. Blood Test- Serum insulin fasting & PP.Best is do Combination Chemical Peels @ skin clinic to clear face & spots. SkinAid Clinic Gurgaon
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FAQs

Q. Is Zithrox safe?
Zithrox is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Zithrox an antibiotic?
Yes, Zithrox 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 Zithrox. It should be taken only when prescribed by a doctor.
Q. Can the use of Zithrox cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Zithrox 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. How long does Zithrox takes to work?
Usually, Zithrox starts working soon after taking it. However, it may take some days to kill all the harmful bacteria and make you feel better.
Q. What if I don't get better after using Zithrox?
Inform your doctor if you don't feel better after finishing the full course of treatment. Also, inform him if your symptoms are getting worse while using this medicine.
Q. Can I stop taking Zithrox when my symptoms are relieved?
No, do not stop taking Zithrox and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.
Q. Can the use of Zithrox cause infertility?
There is no firm evidence to suggest that the use of Zithrox will cause infertility in males or females.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 25th Jan 2018.
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