Azax-250 tablet contains azithromycin, which belongs to a group of macrolide antibiotics. It is used in the treatment of enteric fever, which has been unresponsive to other antibiotics. This is a prescription medicine and should be used under medical prescription and for a certain duration as prescribed by a physician. It can be taken with or without food. Do not stop taking this medicine abruptly even if you feel better, without informing your doctor. Inform your doctor about all the medicines and supplements you take and all the conditions or diseases you suffer from, before starting this medicine. If you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or a breastfeeding mother, more caution is advised....
Q: Can I stop taking Azax-250 tablet if I feel better?
A: No, it may decrease the effectiveness of treatment and will increase the resistance of bacteria. Always inform your doctor if you want to stop treatment.
Q: I am allergic to clarithromycin, can I take Azax-250 tablet?
A: No, you should not take this medicine if you have allergy to clarithromycin. You should also never take other medicines from the same class of antibiotics like clarithromycin, erythromycin or roxithromycin.
Q: Is there any side effects of Azax-250 tablet?
A: The common side effects of this medicine include nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, upset stomach, etc.
Q: Can I use Azax-250 tablet for throat infection?
A: It is recommended to consult a doctor if you feel a cough or throat infection as the throat infection can be either due to a bacterial or a viral infection. The doctor will prescribe the medicine accordingly.