PharmEasy logo
Select Pincode
Don’t have a prescription?
Get Started
medicine

Azimid 250mg Tab

share
By BIOPLASMID HEALTHCARE PVT LTD
6 Tablet(s) in Strip

Price to be Updated

15 days return policyRead More
safety
All the Products are packed and stored Safely
molecules
Check more medicines with composition
Azithromycin(250.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTIBIOTIC

Medical Description

Azimid 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 medicin...
Read more
    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Azimid 250mg Tab

Azimid Tablet is used for the treatment of bacterial infections of the ears, throat, tonsils, airways, lungs and nasal passage, sexually transmitted diseases like chlamydia, skin and soft tissue infec...
Read more
contraindications

Contraindications of Azimid 250mg Tab

If you are allergic to azithromycin or any other antibiotic from the same class as erythromycin or any ingredient of Azimid Tablet.
sideEffects

Side effects of Azimid 250mg Tab

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

Precautions and Warnings of Azimid 250mg Tab

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Azimid 250mg Tab during pregnancy?
A:
You should consult your doctor before using Azimid Tablet, as there is limited safety data available during pregnancy. Your doctor will prescribe you this medicine only if considered essential after assessing the benefits over risks.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Azimid 250mg Tab while breastfeeding?
A:
Azithromycin is present in breastmilk in low levels, thus please contact your doctor before using Azimid Tablet while breastfeeding. If prescribed by a doctor, watch out for symptoms like rashes, diarrhoea and sleepiness in the breastfed baby.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Azimid 250mg Tab?
A:
Azimid Tablet may cause dizziness or fits as side effects, thus you should avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Azimid 250mg Tab?
A:
You must avoid consuming alcohol along with Azimid Tablet as alcohol can exaggerate the side effects such as dizziness and drowsiness.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You develop any allergic reactions after taking Azimid 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 Azimid Tablet.
  • You have low levels of potassium or magnesium in your blood.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Azimid 250mg Tab

How Does It Work?

Azithromycin in Azimid Tablet works by killing or inhibiting the growth of bacteria that cause infection.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Azimid 250mg Tab

  • Azimid 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 it more than that prescribed by your doctor.
  • Complete the course of this antibiotic medicine as prescribed by your doctor.
interactions

Interactions of Azimid 250mg Tab

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Azimid 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 Azimid Tablet.
  • Medicines used for migraine, 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, a medicine used to treat gout, like colchicine, immune system modifying medicine like cyclosporin, medicines used to stop blood clotting like warfarin,...
    Read more
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Azimid 250mg Tab

  • Store Azimid Tablet at room temperature, away from direct sunlight, moisture or heat.
  • Keep them away from children and pets.
  • Do not take this medicine after the expiry date, which is mentioned on the pack.
dosage

Dosage of Azimid 250mg Tab

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose may be diarrhoea, loss of hearing, feeling sick. If you experience any of the symptoms or think you have taken too much of Azimid Tablet, contact your doctor immediately or visit ...
Read more

Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Azimid 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. Do not take a do...
Read more

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

^

Q: What is the use of Azimid Tablet?

A: Azimid 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 Azimid Tablet?

A: You may experience side effects like nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, upset stomach, etc while using Azimid Tablet.

Q: Can I take Azimid Tablet for throat infection or cough?

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

Q: Can I stop taking Azimid Tablet if I start feeling better, and my symptoms are gone?

A: No, do not stop taking Azimid 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 Azimid Tablet for fever?

A: Azimid 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.

modeOfAction

Quick Summary

Offer Price
You Save
Best OfferUse Code: 18SAVE & get 18% discount
ContainsAzithromycin(250.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infections
Side effectsHeadache, dizziness, diarrhoea, nausea
Last Updated on: 17 Sep 2021 | 03:22 PM (IST)
Disclaimer
The information provided herein is supplied to the best of our abilities to make it accurate and reliable as it is published after a review by a team of professionals. This information is solely intended to provide a general overview on the product and must be used for informational purposes only. You should not use the information provided herein to diagnose, prevent, or cure a health problem. Nothing contained on this page is intended to create a doctor-patient relationship, replace or be a substitute for a registered medical practitioner's medical treatment/advice or consultation. The absence of any information or warning to any medicine shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance. We highly recommend that you consult your registered medical practitioner for all queries or doubts related to your medical condition. You hereby agree that you shall not make any health or medical-related decision based in whole or in part on anything contained in the Site. Please click here for detailed T&C.