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Azilide 500mg Tablet

Azilide 500mg Tablet

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Azilide 500 MG Description

Azilide 500 tablet is an antibiotic. It contains azithromycin as its active ingredient. Azilide 500 tablet is used to treat various types of bacterial infections of the ears, skin, throat, urinary tr

act, etc. This medicine stops the growth of the infection-causing bacteria, thus limits the spread of infection. Take this medicine in the exact dose and duration as directed by the doctor. You should always complete the entire course of antibiotics to prevent the risk of re-infection. Azilide 500 tablet can be taken with or without food. Before using this medicine, inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy, or are breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.


Product Summary

Offer Price₹59.11
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ContainsAzithromycin(500.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infections
Side effectsHeadache, dizziness, diarrhoea, nausea
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Uses of Azilide 500 MG

  • Azilide 500 tablet is used for the treatment of bacterial infections of the ears, throat, tonsils, airways, lungs, nasal passage, skin and soft tissue, urinary system and genital parts in females.
  • It is also used for the treatment of sexually transmitted diseases like chlamydia.

Contraindications of Azilide 500 MG

If you are allergic to azithromycin, any other antibiotic from the same class as erythromycin, or any other ingredients of the Azilide 500 tablet.

Side effects of Azilide 500 MG

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhoea

Precautions and Warnings of Azilide 500 MG



Can I take Azilide 500 tablet during pregnancy?
You should consult your doctor before using Azilide 500 tablet, as there is limited information available on the effect of this medicine during pregnancy. Your doctor will prescribe you this medicine only if considered essential after assessing the benefits and its need.

Breast Feeding

Can I take Azilide 500 tablet while breastfeeding?
Azilide 500 tablet passes into the human breast milk at low levels, thus please contact your doctor before using this medicine while breastfeeding. If prescribed by a doctor, watch out for symptoms like rashes, diarrhoea and sleepiness in the breastfed baby.


Can I drive if I have consumed Azilide 500 tablet?
Azilide 500 tablet may cause dizziness. If you experience any such effects after taking this medicine that may affect your ability to drive safely, it is suggested to avoid driving.


Can I consume alcohol with Azilide 500 tablet?
You must avoid consuming alcohol along with Azilide 500 tablet as alcohol can exaggerate the side effects such as dizziness and drowsiness.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You develop any allergic reactions after taking Azilide 500 tablet.
  • You have heart problems or abnormal heart rhythms.
  • You have problems with your liver or kidney.
  • You suffer from any mental health problems.
  • You have a condition that causes muscle weakness (myasthenia gravis).
  • You experience severe and persistent diarrhoea after taking Azilide 500 tablet.
  • You have low levels of potassium or magnesium in your blood.

Directions for Use of Azilide 500 MG

  • Azilide 500 tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water, with or without food.
  • Do not cut, break or chew the medicine.
  • Take it at a fixed time for optimal results and do not consume more than the dose prescribed by your doctor.
  • Complete the entire course of this antibiotic medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Storage and disposal of Azilide 500 MG

  • Store Azilide 500 tablet at room temperature, away from direct sunlight, moisture or heat.
  • Keep them away from children and pets.

Dosage of Azilide 500 MG


Symptoms of an overdose may be diarrhoea, loss of hearing, and feeling sick. If you experience any of the symptoms or think you have taken too many Azilide 500 tablets, contact your doctor immediately...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed taking any dose of the Azilide 500 tablet, then take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. ...
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Mode of Action of Azilide 500 MG

How Does It Work?

Azilide 500 tablet works by killing or preventing the growth of bacteria that cause infection.

Interactions of Azilide 500 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Azilide 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 interactions.
  • Medicines used to manage stomach acid such as antacids should be taken with a minimum gap of at least one hour with Azilide 500 tablet.
  • Medicines used for the treatment of migraines, headaches such as ergotamine should not be used concomitantly.
  • You may experience irregular heart rhythm if you are taking medicines like cisapride that are used to treat gastric reflux diseases.
  • Medicine used during heart failure like digoxin, medicine used to treat gout like colchicine, immune system modifying medicine like cyclosporin, medicines used to stop blood clotting like warfarin, an...
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Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD


Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: Can I stop taking the Azilide 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 the treatment.

Q: I am allergic to clarithromycin, can I take azithromycin?

A: No, you should not take this medicine if you have an allergy to clarithromycin. You should also never take other medicines from the same class of antibiotics (macrolides) eg. Clarithromycin, Erythromycin, Roxithromycin, Azithromycin and Fidaxomicin.

Q: What is the use of the Azilide 500 tablet?

  • Azilide 500 tablet is used for the treatment of bacterial infections of the ears, throat, tonsils, airways, lungs, nasal passage, skin and soft tissue, urinary system and genital parts in females.
  • It is also used for the treatment of sexually transmitted diseases like chlamydia.

Q: Can I take Azilide 500 tablet for throat infection or cough?

A: A throat infection can be either due to a bacterial or a viral infection. Do not take the Azilide 500 tablet without consulting your doctor.

Q: Is Azilide 500 antibiotic?

A: Yes, Azilide 500 is an antibiotic medicine. It contains azithromycin as its active components.

Q: Can Azilide 500 be used in covid-19?

A: No. You should not take any medicine to treat or prevent covid-19 without consulting a doctor. If you have been tested positive with covid-19 immediately inform your doctor. The doctor will prescribe you the appropriate medicine based on the severity of the underlying condition and medical history.

Q: When should I take Azilide 500?

A: You should take Azilide 500 at least 1 hour before food or 2 hours after eating with a glass of water, as advised by the doctor. However, it is advised to take it at the same time each day for optimum results.

Q: Can Azilide 500 be used in children?

A: Azilide 500 tablet should only be used in children if recommended by your doctor. Do not give this medicine to your child on your own.
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