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Azee 500 Mg Eye Drops 3 Ml

By CIPLA LIMITED
3ml Eye Drop in Bottle
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MRP 59.57
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Azithromycin(500.0 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
Antibiotic

Medical Description

Azee 500 Mg Eye Drops 3 Ml is an antibiotic which is prescribed to cure a variety of bacteria. It's greatest advantage lies in the fact that the dosage can be adjusted to be administered just once daily. Due to the use against bacterial infections, it cannot be used in treating regular ailments or viral infections.
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Uses of Azee 500 Mg Eye Drops 3 Ml

Uses Azee 500 Mg Eye Drops 3 Ml include traveller's diarrhoea, infections of soft tissue and skin, ear infection, cervicitis and urethritis, pharyngitis and tonsillitis, respiratory ailments including pneumonia and sinusitis, and STD's.
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Contraindications of Azee 500 Mg Eye Drops 3 Ml

Contraindications have been observable in those who have a history of jaundice where secretion of bile to the liver is slowed or stopped, and in those who have shown allergies to medicines like erythromycin or azithromycin. Additionally, it can show contraindications in those allergic to a class of antibiotics which consist of a macrocyclic lactone ring or synthetic antibacterial agents called ketolides.
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Side effects of Azee 500 Mg Eye Drops 3 Ml

Side effects of Azee 500 Mg Eye Drops 3 Ml include headaches and impaired vision; itching sensations and redness.

Precautions and Warnings of Azee 500 Mg Eye Drops 3 Ml

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Azee 500 Mg Eye Drops 3 Ml during pregnancy?
A:
Although established Azee 500 Mg Eye Drops 3 Ml side effects do not elaborate clearly on administration during pregnancy, there is not enough evidence to suggest it's safety. Unless prescribed by the doctor, it is best to avoid the medicine during pregnancy.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the medicine while breastfeeding?
A:
Since the medicine passes through breast milk to the nursing baby, it is recommended that it be discontinued for at least 2 days before breastfeeding. In the event that the medication is being taken, nursing must be stopped immediately, and milk must be expressed and discarded. Feeding may resume 2 days after discontinuing the medication.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have used the drops?
A:
Studies indicate complete safety while driving. However, it is important to ensure there are no side effects like blurred vision or giddiness before or while driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the medicine?
A:
There is no known reaction of the medicine to alcohol. However, it is best to seek the advice of the doctor before consumption.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
It is important to disclose to the doctor any medical history that may include heart ailments, liver or kidney issues or migraine problems. Share all medication being used to avoid medical reactions and exercise caution when magnesium or potassium levels are low.
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Mode of Action of Azee 500 Mg Eye Drops 3 Ml

How Does It Work?

Azee 500 Mg Eye Drops 3 Ml works by interfering with the process of protein synthesis of the bacteria. When the medicine attaches itself to the nucleus of the bacteria, it prevents growth. Depending on the nature of the organism and concentration of the medicine administered, bacterial growth is either retarded or completely killed.
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Directions for Use of Azee 500 Mg Eye Drops 3 Ml

Azee 500 Mg Eye Drops 3 Ml for bacterial infections must only be taken when prescribed by the doctor. It is important to adhere to the suggested dosage and complete the entire course of medication.

Interactions of Azee 500 Mg Eye Drops 3 Ml

Interactions with other medicines

  • Reacts with blood thinners
  • reacts with medicines used for clotting
  • can cause heart problems when taken with terfenadine
  • reacts with tuberculosis medication rifabutin
  • interacts with cyclosporin
  • reacts with quinidine
  • reacts with HIV treating medication like zidovudine or nelfinavir
  • should maintain a gap of at least one hour prior to, or 2 hours following intake of antacids

Interactions with food items

There are no known interactions between food and this medicine.

Other general Interactions

There are no known interactions between other medical conditions and this medicine.

Storage and disposal of Azee 500 Mg Eye Drops 3 Ml

It must be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and light.

Dosage of Azee 500 Mg Eye Drops 3 Ml

Overdose

Dosage of Azee 500 Mg Eye Drops 3 Ml is important, as an overdose may lead to a range of conditions like redness and itchiness in eyes. In case of an overdose, it is important to rush to the hospital as early as possible.
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Missed a Dose

In the event that a dose is missed, the medicine may be taken immediately. However, it is unadvisable to take 2 doses at the same time. In such cases, the dose must be skipped altogether.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Are erythromycin and azithromycin the same?

A: While both medicines belong to the same class, azithromycin is an antibiotic which constitutes the next generation of the medicine.

Q: What information is important to share with my doctor before taking Azee 500 Mg Eye Drops 3 Ml?

A: A complete background of allergies, history of previous or chronic ailments and ongoing medication must be shared with your doctor before taking the medicine.

Q: What is important to know about storing Azee 500 Mg Eye Drops 3 Ml?

A: The medicine must be kept away from heat and sunlight, and stored at room temperature. It should not be refrigerated or stored in the bathroom and must be kept out of children's reach.

Q: How long does the effect of the medicine last?

A: The effect of the medication can be observed for between 2 and 4 days after consumption.

Q: How long will it take to notice the effect of the medication after consuming it?

A: The effect of the medication can be observed within 2 or 3 hours of taking it.
Last Updated on: 31 Jul 2020 | 07:00 PM (IST)
Disclaimer
The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not be treated as a replacement for physical medical consultation or advice. We do not guarantee the accuracy and the completeness of the information so provided. The absence of any information and/or warning to any drug shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance of the Company. We do not take any responsibility for the consequences arising out of the aforementioned information and strongly recommend you for a physical consultation in case of any queries or doubts. Please click here for detailed T&C.
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