Azibact

Ipca Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Azibact Products

Azibact Products are primarily used for

About Azibact Products

Uses of Azibact Products

Azithromycin 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 and lungs (pneumonia).

Azibact Products side effects

Common

Side Effects of Azibact are Diarrhea, Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal pain.

How Azibact Products work

Azithromycin 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 for Azibact Products

Expert advice for Azibact Products

  • Your doctor has prescribed Azibact 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 Azibact.
  • 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 Azibact and inform your doctor immediately if you develop an itchy rash, swelling of the face, throat or tongue or breathing difficulties while taking it.

Patient Concerns about Azibact Products

Frequently asked questions about Azibact Products

Frequently asked questions about Azithromycin

Q. Is Azibact safe?
Azibact is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. What if I don't get better?
You should inform your doctor if you do not notice any improvement in your symptoms after 3 days of taking Azibact. Also, if your symptoms get worse, inform your doctor immediately.
Q. Can the use of Azibact cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Azibact 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 Azibact be taken at night?
Azibact are usually prescribed once daily. You can take it at anytime of the day, but remember to take it at the same time each day. The medicine should be taken 1 hour before meals or 2 hours after eating food. You can take the tablet preparation with or without food. However, you must take Azibact exactly as advised by your doctor and ask your doctor if you have any doubts.
Q. How long does it take Azibact to work?
Azibact starts working within a few hours of taking it. You may notice improvement in symptoms after a few days. Do not stop taking the medicine without completing the course mentioned by your doctor. Stopping the medicine without consulting you doctor may cause the infection to come back which may be more difficult to treat.
Q. Why is Azibact given for 3 days?
The duration of treatment depends on the type of infection being treated and the age of the patient. Azibact is not necessarily given for 3 days. In most of the bacterial infections, a single dose of 500 mg is given for 3 days. Alternatively, it can be given as 500 mg once on day 1 and then 250 mg once from day 2 to day 5. In some cases of infection such as genital ulcer disease, it is given as a single 1 gram dose. Therefore, it is important that you stick to the regime advised by your doctor.
Q. What should I avoid while taking Azibact?
Generally, it is recommended that patients taking Azibact should avoid taking any antacid with this medicine as this can affect the overall effectiveness of Azibact. It is also recommended to avoid exposure to sunlight or tanning bed as Azibact increases the risk of sunburn.
Q. Is Azibact a strong antibiotic?
Azibact is an effective antibiotic which is used for the treatment of many bacterial infections. Compared to other antibiotics, Azibact has a longer half life which means that it stays in the body for a long time because of which it is given once a day and for short span of time. Other antibiotics comparatively have a shorter half life and are usually given twice, thrice or four times a day.
Q. Can you get a yeast infection from taking Azibact?
Some people may get a fungal or yeast infection known as thrush after taking Azibact. Antibiotics such as Azibact can kill the normal or ‘good bacteria’ of your intestine which are responsible to prevent thrush. You should inform your doctor if you get a sore or vaginal itching or discharge. Also inform your doctor if you get white mouth or tongue after taking Azibact or soon after stopping it.

Products for Azibact

Azibact 500 Tablet
strip of 3 tablets
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MRP
67.17
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Azibact 250 Tablet
strip of 6 tablets
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MRP
66.59
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Azibact LR Readymix 200
bottle of 30 ml Oral Suspension
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MRP
101.14
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Azibact 200 Readymix Oral Suspension
bottle of 15 ml Oral Suspension
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MRP
50.57
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Azibact LR 100 Readymix
bottle of 30 ml Oral Suspension
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MRP
59.3
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