Azolid 250 Mg, Antibiotic, Reduce Bacterial Infections - 6 Tablets
Azithromycin 250 Mg Tablets
Category Of Azolid 250 Mg Tablets
Mechanism Of Action Of Azithromycin
Azithromycin belongs to the class of drugs known as macrolide antibiotics. It works by killing bacteria or preventing their growth.
Azithromycin prevents bacteria from growing by interfering with their protein synthesis.
Therapeutic Indications Of Azolid 250 Mg Tablets
It is used to treat infections caused by certain bacteria and other microorganisms, which include:
Chest, throat or nasal infections (such as bronchitis, pneumonia, tonsillitis, sore throat (pharyngitis) and sinusitis)
Skin and soft tissue infections (such as an abscess or boil)
Sexually transmitted diseases caused by organisms called Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoea
Method Of Administration Of Azolid 250 Mg Tablets
You should take Azithromycin either 1 hour before a meal or 2 hours after a meal.
The recommended dose in adults and children over 45 kg is 500 mg taken together once a day, for 3 days.
For some diseases such as Chlamydia the recommended dose is 1 g taken all together on one day only.
For gonorrhea the recommended dose is 1 g or 2 g of azithromycin in combination with 250 or 500 mg of ceftriaxone.
Azithromycin tablets or tablets should not be taken by children weighing less than 45 kg.
Doses may be changed in special conditions so always follow your doctor's or pharmacist's instructions.
If you take more than you should, talk to a doctor or go to the hospital straight away.
If you forget to take a dose, take it as soon as you remember it unless it is nearly time for your next dose.
Do not take a double dose (two doses at the same time) to make up for the forgotten dose.
Undesirable Side Effects Of Azolid 250 Mg Tablets
Although the following side effects are not common in everyone, some patients may complain from:
Sudden wheezing, difficulty in breathing, swelling of eyelids, face or lips, rash or itching
Severe or prolonged diarrhea
Severe skin rash causing redness and flaking
Rapid or irregular heartbeat
Low blood pressure
Pregnancy & Breastfeeding Precautions While Taking Azolid 250 Mg Tablets
If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking this medicine.
Your doctor will discuss the possible risks and benefits of using this medicine during pregnancy and breast-feeding
Non-Pharmacological Treatments & Advice To Strengthen Your Immunity
We must acknowledge that the body’s immune system develops and strengthens as a result of care throughout different stages of life, which begins as early as the fetal stage. There are ways to boost immunity:
Proper nutrition: eat well-balanced meals
Consume immune-boosting foods such as antioxidants and probiotics. Also, some supplements like Sambune Capsules & C-Ronz 1000, Vitamin C With Zinc will be helpful
Stay physically active
Get adequate sleep
Avoid/ minimize stress
Stay up-to-date with vaccines
Follow all personal hygiene and infection prevention protocols including frequent hand washing, practice physical distancing, follow all hygiene procedures for cooking, and disinfect your home (particularly common surfaces) regularly.
Monitor your body temperature by a thermometer, for example Microlife Ear Thermometer or Beurer Thermometer
Warnings & Special Precautions While Taking Azolid 250 Mg Tablets
Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking Azithromycin if you have or have had any of the following conditions:
Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking, have recently taken, or might take any other medications including over-the-counter non-prescription medicines, prescription medicines, herbal supplements, vitamins, and supplements.
Storage Conditions Of Azolid 250 Mg Tablets
Store below 25°c
Keep this medicine out of the sight and reach of children.
Store in the original package to protect from moisture.
Do not use this medicine after the expiry date which is stated on the box/blisters/label. The expiry date refers to the last day of the month.