Azithral - 500mg
|USA Brand Name||Zithromax|
|Manufacturer||Alembic Pharmaceuticals, India|
What is Azithral 500?
The Azithal 500mg antibiotic is used to treat bacterial infections and Typhoid fever.
Typhoid is caused by a strain of bacteria known as Salmonella Typhi.
The active salt present in Azithral 500mg is Azithromycin.
Cipla Ltd, manufactures this medicine.
Azithral 500 mg is available via online pharmacies, drugstores, and medical supply stores.
What is the use of Azithral 500?
Azithral 500 tablet is an antibiotic medicine that can be used to treat a variety of bacterial illnesses.
These bacterial infections include infections in the blood, brain, lung, bone, urinary tract, stomach, and gut infections.
It eliminates the infection and halts the growth of the bacterium which causes this infection.
This medicine helps eliminate bacteria and prevent them from developing resistance.
How does 500 mg of Azithral work?
Antibiotic Azithral 500 tablet works by inhibiting the synthesis of necessary proteins needed by bacteria to survive.
As a result, it keeps the germs from multiplying and the infection from spreading.
Thus, a 500 mg pill of Azithral helps treat a bacterial infection in the body.
The dose of Azithral 500mg may vary depending on the severity of the disease.
Consult your physician for the dose recommendations.
How to take it?
Taking an Azithral 500 tablet orally one hour before or two hours after a meal is best.
As directed by your doctor, it should be used consistently at regular intervals.
Swallow Azithral 500mg as a whole.
Even if you feel better, do not miss any doses and complete the entire course of treatment.
If you abstain from taking the medication sooner than the recommended time, the illness could come back or get worse.
Take Azithral 500 tablet as soon as you remember if you miss a dose.
If it's almost time for next dose, you must skip the missing one and resume your regular regimen.
Don't increase the dosage as you may overdose on the medicine.
Do not overdose on these medicines, which can lead to adverse consequences. In this case, seek your health provider’s help.
The side effects of Azithral 500mg are as follows:
- Vomiting and loose stools
- Delirium and nausea
- Excessive or painful urinating
- Abdominal cramps
500 mg of Azithral might interact with some medicines, diseases, and food items. To avoid these interactions, inform your healthcare expert before taking this pill.
The following drugs must not be administered along with Azithral 500mg as they can show interaction with Azithral medication:
- Antacids containing Aluminum and Magnesium
- Interacts with antihistamines like Cetirizine, Hydroxyzine, and Loratadine.
- Calcium channel blockers
- Quinolone antibiotics
Always inform your physician about your medical history and the medications you're taking.
The following diseases might interact with Azithral 500mg:
- Liver disease
- QT prolongation
- Myasthenia Gravis
Pregnant women must avoid taking Azithral.
If irritation or allergies are observed or persist, consult a doctor.
Read the medicine packet thoroughly.
Keep the medicine out of reach of pets and children.
Store it in a cool and dry space. Do not freeze it.