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Azicip 500mg Strip Of 3 Tablets
Azicip 500mg Strip Of 3 Tablets
Azicip 500mg Strip Of 3 Tablets
Azicip 500mg Strip Of 3 Tablets
Azicip 500mg Strip Of 3 Tablets

Azicip 500mg Strip Of 3 Tablets

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3 Tablet(s) in Strip
55.43*
MRP 79.19
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Azicip 500 MG Description

Azicip 500 tablet is an antibiotic medicine. It is used for the treatment of various bacterial infections of the ears, throat, lungs, skin, soft tissues and urinary tract. Azicip 500 contains azithromycin as its active component. It works by killing the infection-causing bacteria.

Take Azicip 500 tablets in the exact dose and duration as prescribed by your doctor. Do not skip a dose or consume more than the dose recommended by the doctor. Before using this medicine, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.

Azithromycin is also the active ingredient in the medications Azithral 500, Azee 500, Azax 500, and Azifast 500 tablets. Azicip 500 tablets or any antibiotic medicine should only be used when prescribed. Unwanted use of antibiotics can lead to antibiotic resistance and make them inactive against infection in the future.

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Product Summary

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ContainsAzithromycin(500.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infections
Side effectsDizziness, headache, diarrhoea, nausea, stomach pain
TherapyANTIBIOTIC
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uses

Uses of Azicip 500 MG

  • For the treatment of bacterial infections in the ears, lungs, throat, tonsils, airways, nasal passage, skin, and soft tissue.
  • For the treatment of sexually transmitted diseases like chlamydia.
  • Pneumonia or lung infections due to coming in contact with an infected person (CAP).
  • Infection of the urinary system and genital parts in females.
contraindications

Contraindications of Azicip 500 MG

If you are allergic to azithromycin or any other antibiotic from the same class like erythromycin or any ingredient of Azicip 500 tablet.
sideEffects

Side effects of Azicip 500 MG

  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea
  • Dizziness
  • Stomach pain
  • Headache
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Azicip 500 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Azicip 500 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
It is recommended not to use Azicip 500 tablet if you are pregnant unless prescribed by your doctor.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Azicip 500 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Azicip 500 tablet passes in breast milk in small quantities. Breastfeeding is not advised when you are taking Azicip 500 tablet. If it is really necessary to be taken by breastfeeding women, watch out for symptoms like rashes, diarrhoea and sleepiness in your breastfed baby.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Azicip 500 tablet?
A:
If you observe or experience any side effects like dizziness after taking Azicip 500 tablet, you should not drive or use machines. Contact your doctor or pharmacist for further information.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Azicip 500 tablet?
A:
You should not consume alcohol along with Azicip 500 tablet as alcohol can exaggerate the side effects like stomach upset, dizziness and drowsiness.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have heart problems or abnormal heart rhythms.
  • You experience severe and persistent diarrhoea after taking this medicine.
  • You have kidney or liver problems.
  • You have muscle weakness (myasthenia gravis).
  • You have any neurological or psychiatric or mental problems.
  • You have low levels of potassium or magnesium in your blood.
  • You have any allergic reactions like swollen throat, face, rash, fever, breathing difficulty, or any other infection.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Azicip 500 MG

  • Azicip 500 tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow it whole with a glass of water, do not cut, break or chew the medicine.
  • It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for optimal results.
  • You should not consume more than that prescribed by your doctor.
  • Complete the course of this antibiotic medicine as prescribed by your doctor.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Azicip 500 MG

  • Azicip 500 tablet should be stored at room temperature, away from direct sunlight or heat.
  • Keep out of reach of children and pets.
quickTips

Quick Tips of Azicip 500 MG

  • Azicip 500 tablet is an antibiotic used for the treatment of bacterial infections of the chest, nose, throat, ear, skin, soft tissue and certain sexually transmitted infections. It should not be used ...
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  • You should always complete the entire course of treatment with antibiotics as prescribed by your doctor. Do not miss any dose and do not take more than the prescribed dose.
  • Before starting Azicip 500 tablet, inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning on becoming pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • Also, inform your doctor about all other medicines that you take and your complete medical history.
  • Do not take any medicine on your own without confirming with your doctor during treatment with Azicip 500 tablet. Antacids should be taken at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after the antibiotic.
  • Diarrhoea, abdominal pain, nausea and wind (flatulence) can occur as side effects of this medicine. Inform your doctor if the side effects do not resolve even after completing the antibiotic course.
dosage

Dosage of Azicip 500 MG

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose of Azicip 500 tablet may be diarrhoea, loss of hearing, and feeling sick. Seek medical attention in case you have consumed too much of this medicine.

Missed a Dose

Never miss your antibiotic medicine as it can lead to treatment failure and progression of infection. If you missed any dose of Azicip 500 tablet, then take it as soon as you remember. If it's time f...
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modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Azicip 500 MG

How Does It Work?

Azicip 500 tablet works by killing or inhibiting the growth of bacteria that causes infection.
interactions

Interactions of Azicip 500 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Azicip 500 tablet works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Medicines used to manage stomach acid such as antacids should be taken with a minimum gap of at least one hour with this medicine.
  • Medicines used for migraine and headaches such as ergotamine should not be used concomitantly.
  • Medicines used during heart failure like digoxin, medicines used to treat gout like colchicine, immune system modifying medicines like cyclosporin, medicines used to stop blood clotting like warfarin,...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I stop taking Azicip 500 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: What are the common side effects of Azicip 500?

A: The common side effects of Azicip 500 tablets include nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, stomach upset, etc.

Q: What is Azicip 500 tablet used for?

A: Azicip 500 tablet is used for the treatment of serious bacterial infections of the eyes, ears, lungs, throat, airways and soft tissues. It is also used for the treatment of community-acquired pneumonia.

Q: Can I take Azicip 500 for fever?

A: It is an antibiotic medicine 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: Can I use Azicip 500 tablet for throat infection or cough?

A: A throat infection can be either due to bacterial or viral infection. Do not take this medicine without consulting your doctor.

Q: Is Azicip 500 and azithromycin the same?

A: Yes, Azicip 500 and azithromycin are the same. Azicip 500 tablet contains azithromycin as the active ingredient.

Q: Does Azicip 500 make you sleepy?

A: Yes, sleepiness or drowsiness is one of the side effects an individual may experience with Azicip 500 tablet. If you experience any such effects, it is recommended to avoid driving or operating machines or performing any other task that requires mental alertness.
Last Updated on: 16 May 2023 | 1:28 PM (IST)
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