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Zitro 500 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Zitro 500 mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Zitro Tablet

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Uses of Zitro Tablet

Zitro 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).
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Zitro Tablet side effects

Common

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

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

How Zitro Tablet works

Zitro 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 Zitro Tablet

Expert advice for Zitro Tablet

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

What if you miss a dose of Zitro Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Zitro 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.

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

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