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Roxikab 150mg Tablets

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Roxikab 150mg Tablets Description

Roxikab 150mg Tablets is an antibiotic medicine effective against various bacterial organisms. It is used to treat various bacterial infections of the body like tonsils, sinuses, skin and other part

s of the body. It contains roxithromycin as an active ingredient. Roxithromycin interferes with bacterial cell wall formation, thus resulting in the death of the infection-causing bacteria. Take this medicine as advised by your doctor for the prescribed dose and duration. You should take along with food to avoid stomach upset. It should be consumed at a fixed time every day to gain optimum benefits. You should never miss or skip a dose of this medicine. Side effects such as stomach pain, diarrhoea, headache and gas can be experienced while taking Roxikab 150mg Tablets . These side effects are temporary and resolve on their own, but if it worsens visit a nearby clinic or hospital. Before starting this medicine, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.


Product Summary

Offer Price₹63.43
You Save₹8.65 (12% on MRP)
UsesBacterial infections
Side effectsHeadache, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain
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Uses of Roxikab 150mg Tablets

Roxikab 150mg Tablets 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 Roxikab 150mg Tablets

  • If you are allergic to roxithromycin, azithromycin or any other ingredient of Roxikab 150mg Tablets .
  • If you have severe liver problems.
  • If you are taking any medicine for migraine.

Side effects of Roxikab 150mg Tablets

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

Precautions and Warnings of Roxikab 150mg Tablets



Can I take Roxikab 150mg Tablets during pregnancy?
There is limited information regarding the usage of Roxikab 150mg Tablets 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

Can I take Roxikab 150mg Tablets while breastfeeding?
Roxikab 150mg Tablets 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.


Can I drive if I have consumed Roxikab 150mg Tablets ?
Roxikab 150mg Tablets is not known to interfere with driving ability. However, if you experience dizziness or any other discomfort while using this medicine, do not drive.


Can I consume alcohol with Roxikab 150mg Tablets ?
Roxikab 150mg Tablets 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 Roxikab 150mg Tablets

How Does It Work?

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

Directions for Use of Roxikab 150mg Tablets

  • Roxikab 150mg Tablets 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 it more than that prescribed by your doctor.

Interactions of Roxikab 150mg Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • The effect of blood thinners like warfarin is said to increase when used together with Roxikab 150mg Tablets .
  • 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 Roxikab 150mg Tablets . 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 Roxikab 150mg Tablets .
  • 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 Roxikab 150mg Tablets

  • Store Roxikab 150mg Tablets in a cool and dry place and away from direct sunlight.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Roxikab 150mg Tablets


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


Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)


Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before taking Roxikab 150mg Tablets ?

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

Q: What is the composition of Roxikab 150mg Tablets ?

A: The composition of Roxikab 150mg Tablets includes roxithromycin, which is an antibiotic.

Q: Can I take Roxikab 150mg Tablets 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 Roxikab 150mg Tablets 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 Roxikab 150mg Tablets?

A: Roxikab 150mg Tablets 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 Roxikab 150mg Tablets an antibiotic?

A: Yes, Roxikab 150mg Tablets 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).
Last Updated on: 19 May 2023 | 03:56 PM (IST)

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