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Azivent 250 Tablet


Overview

Introduction

Azivent 250 Tablet is an antibiotic used to treat various types of bacterial infections of the respiratory tract, ear, nose, throat, lungs, skin, and eye in adults and children. It is also effective in typhoid fever and some sexually transmitted diseases like gonorrhea.

Azivent 250 Tablet is a broad-spectrum type of antibiotic effective in killing many types of gram-positive bacteria, some types of gram-negative bacteria and other microorganisms. This medicine is taken orally, preferably either one hour before or 2 hours after a meal. It should be used regularly at evenly spaced time intervals as prescribed by your doctor. Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Stopping the medicine too early may lead to the return or worsening of the infection.

Commonly seen side effects seen with this medicine include vomiting, nausea, stomach pain, and diarrhea. These are usually temporary and subside with the completion of treatment. Consult your doctor if you find these side effects worry you or persist for a longer duration.

Inform your doctor if you have any previous history of allergy or heart problems before taking this medicine. Pregnant or breastfeeding women should consult their doctor before using this medicine.

ఉపయోగాలు Azivent Tablet (Uses of Azivent Tablet in Telugu)

  • బాక్టీరియల్ సంక్రామ్యతలు
  • టైఫాయిడ్ జ్వరం
  • గర్భధారణ సమయంలో టాక్సోప్లాస్మోసిస్ (పిల్లులు నుండి సంక్రమణ)
  • కండ్లకలక

యొక్క దుష్ప్రభావాలు (Side effects of Azivent Tablet in Telugu)

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Azivent

  • డయేరియా
  • వికారం
  • వాంతులు
  • పొత్తికడుపు నొప్పి

ఎలా ఉపయోగించాలి Azivent Tablet (How to use Azivent Tablet in Telugu)

దీన్ని డాక్టర్ సూచించిన మోతాదులో , తగినంత కాలం వాడాలి. దీన్ని నేరుగా మింగాలి. నమలడం లేదా చప్పరించటం చేయొద్దు. దీనిని ఆహారంతో లేదా ఆహారం లేకుండా తీసుకోవచ్చు, అయితే Azivent 250 Tabletని ఒక స్థిరమైన సమయంలో తీసుకోవడం మంచిది.

ఎలాAzivent Tablet పనిచేస్తుంది (How Azivent Tablet works in Telugu)

Azivent 250 Tablet యాంటీ బయోటిక్ మాదిరిగా పనిచేస్తుంది. కొన్ని ప్రోటీన్ల తయారీ ప్రక్రియను ఆలస్యం చేయటం ద్వారా ఇది బ్యాక్టీరియా ఎదుగుదలను ఆపుతుంది.

హెచ్చరికలు (Safety Advice in Telugu)

ఆల్కహాల్
సురక్షితమైనది
Azivent 250 Tabletతో సాధారణంగా మద్యం సేవించడం సురక్షితం.
గర్భధారణ
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Azivent 250 Tabletను గర్భధారణ సమయంలో ఉపయోగించడం బహుశా సురక్షితం.
జంతు అధ్యయనాల్లో పిండంపై తక్కువ లేదా ఎలాంటి ప్రతికూల ప్రభావాలు చూపించబడలేదు, అయితే మానవ అధ్యయనాలు పరిమితంగా ఉన్నాయి. దయచేసి మీ వైద్యుడిని సంప్రదించండి.
చనుబాలివ్వడం
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
బిడ్డకు పాలిచ్చే తల్లులు Azivent 250 Tablet వాడటం మంచిది. దీని మానవ వినియోగం విషయంలో ఉన్న సమాచారం ప్రకారం, ఈ మందు చనుబాల ద్వారా బిడ్డకు చేరదు. ఒకవేళ చేరినా అది విషతుల్యం కాదు.
డ్రైవింగ్
సురక్షితమైనది
Azivent 250 Tablet సాధారణంగా మీ డ్రైవింగ్ నడిపే సామర్ధ్యాన్ని ప్రభావితం చేయదు.
మూత్రపిండాలు
జాగ్రత్త అవసరం
మీరు కిడ్నీ వ్య్దాధి ముదిరిన దశలో ఉన్న రోగి అయితే Azivent 250 Tablet తగు జాగ్రత్తలతో వాడాలి. ఈ విషయం మీ వైద్యుడితో చెప్పండి. తద్వారా వారు Azivent 250 Tablet మోతాదులో తగిన మార్పులు సూచిస్తారు.
కాలేయం
జాగ్రత్త అవసరం
కాలేయ వ్యాధి ఉన్న రోగులు Azivent 250 Tablet వాడే విషయంలో తగు జాగ్రత్తలతో వాడాలి. ఈ విషయం మీ వైద్యుడితో చెప్పండి. తద్వారా వారు Azivent 250 Tablet మోతాదులో తగిన మార్పులు సూచిస్తారు.

మీరు Azivent యొక్క మోతాదును కోల్పోతే ఏమి చేయాలి?

If you miss a dose of Azivent 250 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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Expert Advice

  • 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 Azivent 250 Tablet.
  • 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 Azivent 250 Tablet and inform your doctor immediately if you develop an itchy rash, swelling of the face, throat or tongue or breathing difficulties while taking it.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Macrolides
Habit Forming
No

Interaction with Drugs

ఈ కింద ఉన్న మందులతో Azivent తీసుకుంటే వేరే సైడ్ ఎఫెక్ట్స్ మరియు ఇతర తీవ్ర దుష్పరిణామాలు రావచ్చు.
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ప్రాణహాని
Brand(s): Terfed
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Patient Concerns

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High fever with cold used azivent 500 and Hatric 3. Stomach ache also there having metrogyl for that. Multivitamin biogold 500. Should I continue?
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
Diabetology
I would suggest a clinical check up first to find the cause of fever and depending on those findings few investigations might be required. Treatment will depend on these findings . In the meantime take tab Pacimol 500 1 Tab BD x 2 days
can take meftal 250 mg tablet in fever ?
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
Diabetology
Take Tab Pacimol 500 1 tab SOS
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User Feedback


FAQs

Q. Is Azivent safe?

Azivent 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 Azivent. Also, if your symptoms get worse, inform your doctor immediately.

Q. Can the use of Azivent cause diarrhea?

Yes, the use of Azivent 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 Azivent be taken at night?

Azivent 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 Azivent exactly as advised by your doctor and ask your doctor if you have any doubts.

Q. How long does it take Azivent to work?

Azivent 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 Azivent given for 3 days?

The duration of treatment depends on the type of infection being treated and the age of the patient. Azivent 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 Azivent?

Generally, it is recommended that patients taking Azivent should avoid taking any antacid with this medicine as this can affect the overall effectiveness of Azivent. It is also recommended to avoid exposure to sunlight or tanning bed as Azivent increases the risk of sunburn.

Q. Is Azivent a strong antibiotic?

Azivent is an effective antibiotic which is used for the treatment of many bacterial infections. Compared to other antibiotics, Azivent 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 Azivent?

Some people may get a fungal or yeast infection known as thrush after taking Azivent. Antibiotics such as Azivent 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 Azivent or soon after stopping it.

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Mercantile Chamber, 3rd Floor, 12, J.N. Heredia Marg, Ballard Estate, Mumbai – 400 001, India.
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