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Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab

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ContainsRoxithromycin(50.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infections
Side effectsHeadache, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain
ClassificationANTIBIOTIC
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Uses of Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab

Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab is used for the treatment of infections in the ear, nose and throat, lungs and airways infection, infections in the genital area, meningitis (infection in membranes of the brain)...
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Contraindications of Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab

  • If you are allergic to roxithromycin, azithromycin or any other ingredient of Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab .
  • If you have severe liver problems.
  • If you are taking any medicine for migraine.

Side effects of Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab

  • Diarrhoea
  • Stomach pain
  • Loss of appetite
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Skin rash
  • Itching
  • Tiredness
  • Fever

Precautions and Warnings of Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information regarding the usage of Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab s in pregnant women. Hence it is advised to consult a doctor before the use of this medicine and take this medicine only if prescribed by a doctor. Self-medication should be avoided.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab while breastfeeding?
A:
Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab passes in human breast milk and can cause diarrhoea followed by diaper rash in the newborn baby. Hence it is recommended to avoid this medicine while breastfeeding or monitor your child closely.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab ?
A:
Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab is not known to interfere with driving ability. However, if you experience dizziness or any other discomfort while using this medicine, do not drive.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab ?
A:
Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab does not have any interactions with alcohol. However, it is recommended to consult a doctor if you consume alcohol frequently.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have liver or kidney issues.
  • You have heart problems.
  • You experience continuous diarrhoea after taking this medicine.

Mode of Action of Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab

How Does It Work?

Roxithromycin interferes with the protein synthesis of bacteria, thereby inhibiting bacterial growth and helps in reducing the infection.

Interactions of Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab

Interactions with other medicines

  • The effect of blood thinners like warfarin is said to increase when used together with Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab .
  • The effect of medications used to treat sleep-related disorders like midazolam is increased when used with this medicine.
  • Medicine used to treat gastrointestinal problems like cisapride may interfere with the effect of this when used together.
  • The effect Theophylline were increased when used together with Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab . So in case of treatment using a high dose of theophylline precaution should be taken.
  • Use of medicines to treat migraine, like ergot alkaloids with this medicine can increase the risk of side effects when used together with this .
  • The effect of antiallergic medicine, like terfenadine, is increased and this may increase the risk of heart-related side effects when used with Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab .
  • Medicine used to treat the immune system like cyclosporin.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction

Storage and disposal of Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab

  • Store Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab in a cool and dry place and away from direct sunlight.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab

Overdose

Overdose can cause diarrhoea, dyspepsia, dizziness, nausea, and vomiting. In case of an overdose visit to the nearest hospital immediately.

Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose take it as soon as you remember, or if it is time for your next dose then continue with your scheduled dosing. If you don’t understand what to do, contact your physician, but do...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before taking Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab ?

A: You must discuss your ongoing medicines, and history of allergies, if any, with the healthcare provider.

Q: What is the composition of Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab ?

A: The composition of Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab includes roxithromycin, which is an antibiotic.

Q: Can I take Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab for fever?

A: It is an antibiotic medicine and is not effective for controlling general fever. Hence, you must take this medicine after consulting a doctor only.

Q: Can the use of Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab cause diarrhoea?

A: Yes, it can cause diarrhoea. Roxithromycin is an antibiotic medicine. Antibiotics sometimes can affect the normal bacterial flora of the colon, along with acting on harmful bacteria. Some of these good bacteria play an important role in digestion and absorption and affecting them can alter these processes. This is why you experience diarrhoea with antibiotic treatment.

Q: When should I take my Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab?

A: Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab can be taken with or without food. Take it regularly and do not miss any dose of this medicine. If you have a sensitive stomach take it preferably with a meal to avoid stomach discomfort.

Q: Is Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab an antibiotic?

A: Yes, Roxicare Dt 50mg Tab is an antibiotic medicine that is used for the treatment of infections in the ear, nose and throat, lungs and airways infection, infections in the genital area, meningitis (infection in membranes of the brain).
Product Details
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
20/08/2022
Last Updated on: 22 Apr 2022 | 01:48 PM (IST)
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