Zycin Capsule 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 medicine should be taken as directed by the doctor and in doses and duration as prescribed. It can be taken with or without food. Before using Zycin Capsule inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history....
Q: What is the use of Zycin Capsule?
A: Zycin Capsule 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 Zycin Capsule?
A: You may experience side effects like nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, upset stomach, etc while using Zycin Capsule.
Q: Can I take Zycin Capsule for throat infection or cough?
A: A throat infection can be either due to a bacterial or a viral infection. Do not take Zycin Capsule without consulting your doctor.
Q: Can I stop taking Zycin Capsule if I start feeling better, and my symptoms are gone?
A: No, do not stop taking Zycin Capsule 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 Zycin Capsule for fever?
A: Zycin Capsule 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.