Azicip 250 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 Azicip 250 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 Azicip 250 tablet?
A: Azicip 250 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 Azicip 250 tablet?
A: You may experience side effects like nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, upset stomach, etc while using Azicip 250 tablet.
Q: Can I take Azicip 250 tablet for throat infection or cough?
A: A throat infection can be either due to a bacterial or a viral infection. Do not take Azicip 250 tablet without consulting your doctor.
Q: Can I stop taking Azicip 250 tablet if I start feeling better, and my symptoms are gone?
A: No, do not stop taking Azicip 250 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 Azicip 250 tablet for fever?
A: Azicip 250 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.
Q: What is the dose of Azicip 250 for adults?
A: The exact frequency of consumption of Azicip 250 depends upon your type and severity of infection or disease. Your doctor will decide this after accessing the problem. Take this medicine as advised by your doctor. Refrain from self-medication of any antibiotics in any case.
Q: Does Azicip 250 cause diarrhoea?
A: Yes, diarrhoea is a common side effect of Azicip 250 but contact your doctor immediately if you have diarrhoea with blood and mucous along with stomach pain and fever. It can be a sign of inflammation of the large intestine. It is advised not to take anti-diarrheal medicine on your own and keep yourself hydrated.