Azest Tablet is an antibiotic and is used to treat various types of bacterial infections of the ears, skin, throat, urinary tract, etc. It contains azithromycin as its active ingredient. This medicine should be taken as directed by the doctor and in doses and duration as prescribed. It can be taken with or without food. Before using Azest Tablet inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history....
Q: What is the use of Azest Tablet?
A: Azest Tablet is used for the serious bacterial infections of eyes, ears, lungs, throat, airways and soft tissues. It is also used for the treatment of community-acquired pneumonia.
Q: Are there any side effects with Azest Tablet?
A: You may experience side effects like nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, upset stomach, etc while using Azest Tablet.
Q: Can I take Azest Tablet for throat infection or cough?
A: A throat infection can be either due to a bacterial or a viral infection. Do not take Azest Tablet without consulting your doctor.
Q: Can I stop taking Azest Tablet if I start feeling better, and my symptoms are gone?
A: No, do not stop taking Azest Tablet before completing the treatment, as it may decrease the effectiveness of treatment and will increase the resistance of bacteria. Inform your doctor if you want to stop the treatment.
Q: Can I take Azest Tablet for fever?
A: Azest Tablet is an antibiotic and is not effective for controlling general fever. However, it is used in the treatment of enteric or typhoid fever due to a bacterial infection known as salmonella.