Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5)

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  • Manufactured by: Cipla Ltd
  • Contains / Salt: Azithromycin (500 mg)
  • Seller: Apollo Pharmacy Limited
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    Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) Information

    Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5), a prescription drug, is manufactured in various forms such as Tablet. It is typically used for the treatment of Ear Infection, Tonsillitis, Pneumonia. Secondary and off-label uses of Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) have also been mentioned below.

    The optimal dosage of Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) is largely dependent on the individual's body weight, medical history, gender and age. Dosage also depends on the route of administration and your chief complaint for which the drug is prescribed. For detailed information on this, read through the dosage section.

    The most common side effects of Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) are Nausea or vomiting, Diarrhoea, Headache. Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) as well, which are listed below. Such side effects of Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) normally do not last long and go away once the treatment is completed. Consult your doctor if these side effects become worse or stay for a longer duration.

    It is also important to note that Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) has a Safe effect for pregnant women and Safe effect on lactating mothers. In addition, Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5)'s effects on the liver, heart and kidney are discussed below in the Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) related warnings section.

    Other contraindications of Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) have been discussed in the sections ahead.

    Drug reaction of Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) with other medicines has been reported. Refer to the list below for further details.

    Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) is considered safe while driving, and is addictive.



    Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) Benefits & Uses

    Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) is used to treat the following -

    Other Benefits

    Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) Dosage & How to Take

    This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

    Find the right dosage based on disease and age

    Age Group Dosage
    Adult
    • Disease: Bronchitis
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 500 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 1 daily
    • Course Duration: 3 days
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    Geriatric
    • Disease: Bronchitis
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 500 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 1 daily
    • Course Duration: 3 days
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
    • Disease: Bronchitis
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 500 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 1 daily
    • Course Duration: 3 days
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    2 - 12 years (Child)
    • Disease: Ear Infection (Otitis Media)
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 10 mg/kg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 1 daily
    • Course Duration: 3 days
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    Adult(Female)
    • Disease: Cervicitis
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 1 g
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 1 Weekly
    • Course Duration: 3 weeks
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    Adult(Male)
    • Disease: Urethritis
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 1 g
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 1 Weekly
    • Course Duration: 3 weeks
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor


    Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) Side Effects

    Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) is used -

    Severe

    Moderate

    Mild

    Common

    Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) Related Warnings

    • Is the use of Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) safe for pregnant women?


      Azimax is safe for pregnant women.

      Safe
    • Is the use of Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) safe during breastfeeding?


      Azimax does not show any harmful effects in lactating women.

      Safe
    • What is the effect of Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) on the Kidneys?


      Azimax rarely affects the kidneys.

      Mild
    • What is the effect of Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) on the Liver?


      Very few cases of side effects of Azimax on the liver have been reported.

      Mild
    • What is the effect of Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) on the Heart?


      Side effects of Azimax rarely affect the heart.

      Mild


    Severe Interaction of Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) with Other Drugs

    Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

    Life Threatening

    Severe

    Moderate



    Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) unless your doctor advises you to do so -



    Frequently asked Questions about Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5)

    • Is this Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) habit forming or addictive?


      Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) does not cause addiction.

      No
    • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


      Yes, it is safe to do these activities or work after taking Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) as it does not make you drowsy.

      Safe
    • Is it safe?


      Yes, but take Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) only as per medical advice.

      Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
    • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


      Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

      No

    Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    • Interaction between Food and Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5)


      You can take Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) with food.

      Safe
    • Interaction between Alcohol and Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5)


      No research has been done on this till date. Therefore, it is not known what the effect of taking Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5) with alcohol will be.

      Unknown


    Frequently asked Questions about Azimax 500 Mg Tablet (5)

    Question over 3 years ago

    What should I do if I'm allergic to Azimax?

    Dr Anjum Mujawar MBBS, MBBS , Emergency Medicine

    If you are allergic to Azimax then do not take it. If you have already taken it and you are experiencing allergic reactions do not delay inform your doctor immediately.

    Question almost 4 years ago

    Can Azimax treat a urinary tract infection?

    Dr. Amit Singh MBBS , General Physician

    No, Azimax does not treat urinary tract infection. Please consult your doctor for the right antibiotics for treating UTI infection.

    Question almost 4 years ago

    Can Azimax treat gonorrhea and chlamydia?

    Yes, Azimax can treat gonorrhea and chlamydia. For the mild infection, a single dose is given whereas in case of severe infection treatment should be given for at least one week, and response should be closely monitored by a doctor. However, you must consult your doctor before taking any antibiotic for treating gonorrhea and chlamydia.

    Question almost 4 years ago

    Can I take Azimax with proton pump inhibitor (pantoprazole, esomeprazole, and omeprazole)?

    Dr. Yogesh Kumar MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, Azimax can be taken with a proton pump inhibitor. No harmful drug interaction has been reported between them. However, if you experience any unwanted effects after taking medicine, inform your doctor.

    Question about 4 years ago

    Can I discontinue Azimax on my own without doctors advice?

    Dr. Braj Bhushan Ojha BAMS , Gastroenterology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Ayurveda, Sexology, Diabetology

    Discontinuing Azimax on your own can increase the chances of bacterial resistance and may cause a relapse of the infection. It is recommended that you always consult your doctor before discounting this drug.



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    This medicine data has been created by -

    Vikas Chauhan

    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    5 Years of Experience



    References

    US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Zithromax (azithromycin)

    KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 754



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