AZIFAST 250MG TAB
AZIFAST 250MG TAB
by Ipca Laboratories
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Composition of AZIFAST 250MG TAB
Safe and does not interfere with the ability to drive
Safe for pregnant women
Safe for lactating women
Administer only under physicians guidance/ Continuous observation required
In case of any Itching, redness, swelling or difficulty in breathing please refer to a physician or hospital immediately.
AZITHROMYCIN 250 MG
Uses of AZIFAST 250MG TAB
AZIFAST 250MG TAB is a macrolide antibiotic. AZIFAST 250MG TAB is an important antibiotic used in the treatment of different types of infections caused by bacteria, such as respiratory infections, skin infections, ear infections, and sexually transmitted infections.
Special Instructions for AZIFAST 250MG TAB
• AZIFAST 250MG TAB can be taken with or without food. Take AZIFAST 250MG TAB with half glass of water.
• Avoid heavy meals, dairy and milk products as you may experience stomach upset with AZIFAST 250MG TAB. Take light, and non-spicy meals.
• AZIFAST 250MG TAB is not recommend for children and adolescents with weight under 45 kg.
• Complete the full course of antibiotic and do not leave it in the mid-way despite symptomatic relief.
• Keep your doctor informed if you are taking any other medication along with AZIFAST 250MG TAB.
• Do not hesitate to contact your doctor if you are experiencing sudden onset of rashes or swelling on the face, lips, mouth, throat or entire body.
• Before driving or performing any strenuous activity after taking AZIFAST 250MG TAB, make sure you are alert.
• Always keep your doctor informed about the ongoing medication or the ones which you have taken in the past, including over-the-counter medicines and herbal medicines.
Antibiotics AZIFAST 250MG TAB is risky for patients allergic to antibiotics. Follow your physician's advice.
Anticoagulants AZIFAST 250MG TAB is risky for patients allergic to anticoagulants. Follow your physician's advice.
Pain Killers AZIFAST 250MG TAB is risky for patients allergic to pain killers. Follow your physician's advice.
Chemotherapy drugs AZIFAST 250MG TAB is risky for patients allergic to chemo drugs. Follow your physician's advice.
Anticonvulsants Insufficient scientific evidence for impact of AZIFAST 250MG TAB on patients allergic to anticonvulsants. Follow your physician's advice.
Sulfa Drugs Insufficient scientific evidence for impact of AZIFAST 250MG TAB on patients allergic to sulpha drugs. Follow your physician's advice.
INTERACTION WITH COMMON CONDITIONS
supervision required for kidney Dose should be supervised. Follow your physican's advice.
safe for pregnancy AZIFAST 250MG TAB is safe for pregnant women.
unsafe for heart AZIFAST 250MG TAB is risky for patients with cardiac issues. Follow your physician's advice.
supervision required for liver Dose should be supervised. Follow your physican's advice.
safe for lactation AZIFAST 250MG TAB is safe for lactating women.
unsafe for children AZIFAST 250MG TAB is risky for children. Follow your physician's advice.
safe for seniors AZIFAST 250MG TAB is safe for elderly patients.
Smoking Insufficient scienticfic evidence for impact of AZIFAST 250MG TAB with nicotine. Follow your physician's advice.
Caffeine Insufficient scienticfic evidence for impact of AZIFAST 250MG TAB on driving. Follow your physician's advice.
Vision AZIFAST 250MG TAB may cause visual impairment. Follow your physician's advice.
Overdose Overdose of AZIFAST 250MG TAB is highly unsafe. Seek emergency medical attention.
Driving AZIFAST 250MG TAB does not interfere with the ability to drive.
Exercise No information is available on the effect of AZIFAST 250MG TAB on patients who are allergic to antibiotics. If you have a history of any such issues or observe any side-effects, please consult a doctor before using AZIFAST 250MG TAB
Operating Heavy Machinery AZIFAST 250MG TAB does not interfere with the ability to operate heavy machinery.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q) How is AZIFAST 250MG TAB helpful?
A) AZIFAST 250MG TAB helps by fighting an array of bacterial infections and prevents bacteria from growing. It acts by interfering with the bacterial protein synthesis and treats otitis media, laryngitis, bronchitis, community acquired pneumonia, traveller’s diarrhoea, gonorrhoea, chlamydia, genital ulcers, and severe pelvic inflammatory diseases.
Q) Is AZIFAST 250MG TAB safe to take for a long time?
A) No, you are strongly recommended to take AZIFAST 250MG TAB in prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor/pharmacist. Taking AZIFAST 250MG TAB unnecessarily for a long time may make you prone to very serious fungal and bacterial infections that are difficult to treat.
Q) Does AZIFAST 250MG TAB cause irregular heart rhythm?
A) Yes, AZIFAST 250MG TAB can cause irregular heartbeats. You are advised to speak with your doctor before taking AZIFAST 250MG TAB if you have or ever had any underlying heart conditions like arrhythmias (improper beating of the heart, whether irregular, too fast or too slow). Since AZIFAST 250MG TAB might cause change in the electrical activity of the heart thereby worsening your condition.
Q) Can AZIFAST 250MG TAB be used for malaria?
A) There have been several studies conducted for intermittent preventive treatment of malaria with AZIFAST 250MG TAB as a potential antimalarial agent. There are studies even during pregnancy with AZIFAST 250MG TAB and chloroquine. In fact, the combination of azithromycin and chloroquine was found to be effective for treating malaria in adults too. However, there is no official confirmation of azithromycin-chloroquine adoption for use in intermittent preventive treatment of malaria. Consult a doctor before taking it and do not self-medicate.
Q) Does AZIFAST 250MG TAB cure flu?
A) No, antibiotics such as AZIFAST 250MG TAB will not work for the treatment of flu, or other viral infections. Using antibiotics when they are not needed may increase your risk of getting infection later that resists antibiotic treatment.
Q) For what kind of sexually transmitted diseases can AZIFAST 250MG TAB be used for?
A) AZIFAST 250MG TAB is mainly used to treat gonorrhoea, gonococcal and chlamydial urethritis sexually transmitted diseases.
Q) Does AZIFAST 250MG TAB help in treating urinary tract infections?
A) Yes, when prescribed by your doctor AZIFAST 250MG TAB is helpful in treating some sexually transmitted diseases (STD) induced urinary tract infections. However, for specifically targeting urinary tract infections your doctor may want to put you on other antibiotics drugs in combination with AZIFAST 250MG TAB for faster and effective treatment.
Q) Can AZIFAST 250MG TAB be taken for the treatment of sore throat?
A) Yes, AZIFAST 250MG TAB can be taken for sore throat. However, AZIFAST 250MG TAB is not the first line of choice for treating strep throat. Your doctor may prescribe other antibiotics like penicillin or amoxicillin which are used more often for strep/sore throat.
Q) Can I take vaccination while on AZIFAST 250MG TAB medication?
A) No, you are advised not to have vaccinations/immunizations unless your doctor prescribes. This is because AZIFAST 250MG TAB may intervene and cause live bacterial vaccines not to work.
Q) How to store AZIFAST 250MG TAB?
A) Do not store AZIFAST 250MG TAB above 25°C and keep it away from heat and sunlight. Store it in room temperature and do not freeze it. Keep out of the reach and sight of the children.