Azithral 1% Eye Oint 5gm
Azithral 1% Eye Oint 5gm
Azithral 1% Eye Oint 5gm
Azithral 1% Eye Oint 5gm
Azithral 1% Eye Oint 5gm

Azithral 1% Eye Oint 5gm

By ALEMBIC PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
5g Eye Ointment in Tube
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MRP 133.75
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Medical Description

Azithral 1% Eye Oint 5gm eye ointment is used to treat bacterial eye infections. It belongs to a medicine group called macrolide antibiotics.

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ContainsAzithromycin(10.0 Mg)
ClassificationOCCULAR ANTIBIOTIC
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Uses of Azithral 10 MG

Azithral 1% Eye Oint 5gm uses include treatment of a variety of mild to moderate bacterial infections of the eye. The drug present in this medicine is a macrolide antibiotic which fights against bacte...
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Contraindications of Azithral 10 MG

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Side effects of Azithral 10 MG

  • Temporary eye irritation/ stinging/ burning or blurred vision may occur. If you experience any of these Azithral 1% Eye Oint 5gm side effects either persisting or worsening, tell your doctor or pharma...
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  • Your doctor has authorized this medication because she or he has judged that its benefit to you is greater than the side effects risk. Serious side effects are not noticed in many people using this me...
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  • Tell your doctor right away if any of these rare but very serious side effects occur: vision changes, eye pain.
  • Use of this medication for prolonged or repeated periods may result in other types of eye infections, including fungal infections. Contact your doctor if you notice new or worsening eye symptoms.
  • This drug rarely shows a very serious allergic reaction. However, seek immediate medical attention if you notice any of the following symptoms of a serious allergic reaction: rash, itching/swelling (e...
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Precautions and Warnings of Azithral 10 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Azithral 1% Eye Oint 5gm during pregnancy?
A:
It may be used during pregnancy as there is no known risk of foetal harm based on animal data, and there are no controlled studies on human pregnancy. Therefore, it is best to consult the doctor before usage of the ointment.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Azithral 1% Eye Oint 5gm while breastfeeding?
A:
It is not known whether Azithral 1% Eye Oint 5gm passes into breast milk. So, before breastfeeding consult your doctor.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Azithral 1% Eye Oint 5gm?
A:
After you apply this drug, your vision may become temporarily blurred. Do not drive, do any activity that requires clear vision, or use machinery until you are sure you can perform such activities safely.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Azithral 1% Eye Oint 5gm?
A:
Alcohol does not prevent Azithral 1% Eye Oint 5gm from treating the bacterial infection

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
If your eye infection does not improve within a few days, or if it becomes worse, check with your doctor. This medicine may cause serious allergic reactions, including anaphylaxis, which can be lif...
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Mode of Action of Azithral 10 MG

Azithral 1% Eye Oint 5gm is a macrolide antibiotic that acts by inhibiting protein synthesis of bacteria by binding to the 50S ribosomal element. Thus, it shows bacteriostatic (stops bacteria from rep...
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Directions for Use of Azithral 10 MG

Azithral 1% Eye Oint 5gm eye ointment is meant to be used only for the eyes. Wash your hands before and after ointment application; try not to touch the tip of the tube with your hands as it may cont...
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Interactions of Azithral 10 MG

Interactions with other medicines

Do not take antacids together with Azithral 1% Eye Oint 5gm. Antacids could reduce the effectiveness of Azithral 1% Eye Oint 5gm. If you want to take antacids, take them at least 1 hour before or 2 ho...
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Other general Interactions

Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist about your previous medical history, especially of other eye problems.

Storage and disposal of Azithral 10 MG

Keep Azithral 1% Eye Oint 5gm eye ointment out of sight and reach of children. Store in a cool place away from sunlight and moisture.

Dosage of Azithral 10 MG

Overdose

Avoid using more than the prescribed dosage. In case of an accidental overdose, promptly seek medical advice. Depending on the Azithral 1% Eye Oint 5gm dosage, symptoms may vary but you may experience...
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If you miss a dose, use it as soon as you remember. If it is close to the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose and return to your usual dosing schedule. Do not double the dose to catch up.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I drive while using this ointment?

A: After you apply this drug, your vision may become temporarily blurred. Do not drive, use machinery, or do any activity that requires clear vision until you are sure you can perform such activities safely.

Q: What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before taking Azithral 1% Eye Oint 5gm?

A: You must discuss about your ongoing medicines (herbal and complementary medicines) and history of allergies, if any, with your healthcare provider. Alert your doctor if you have a history of allergic reactions (breathlessness, rashes, swollen mouth or eyes) to similar antibiotics such as clarithromycin, erythromycin or any other macrolide antibiotics.

Q: Can I wear lenses while using this ointment?

A: Do not wear contact lenses while you are using this medicine to avoid further eye irritation.

Q: What should I avoid while taking Azithral 1% Eye Oint 5gm ointment?

A: Do not use this medication while wearing contact lenses. Azithral 1% Eye Oint 5gm ointment may contain a preservative that can discolour soft contact lenses. Wait at least 15 minutes after using Azithral 1% Eye Oint 5gm ointment before putting on your contact lenses. You should not wear contact lenses if you still have active symptoms of the eye infection you are treating (eye redness, irritation, or drainage).
Product Details
Brand
AZITHRAL
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
29/09/2023
Last Updated on: 15 Aug 2020 | 06:25 AM (IST)
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