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Amico Laboratories Ltd.
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Consuming alcohol with Rocky does not cause any harmful side effects.
Rocky is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, there a... View More
Rocky is safe to use during breastfeeding. Human studies suggest that the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in a significant amount and is not harm... View More
Rocky may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Rocky is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Rocky may not be needed in these ... View More
Rocky should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Rocky may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Rocky is an antibiotic used to treat various types of bacterial infections. It is effective in resolving most infections of the respiratory tract, ear, ... View More
Uses of Rocky
- Bacterial infections
Side effects of Rocky
- Abdominal pain
How to use Rocky
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Rocky is to be taken empty... View More
How Rocky works
Rocky is an antibiotic. It works by preventing synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions. Thus, it stops the bac... View More
What if you forget to take Rocky?
If you miss a dose of Rocky, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your reg... View More
- Your doctor has prescribed Rocky to cure your infection and improve your symptoms.
- Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection to come back and harder ... View More
- Take it 1 hour before or two hours after food.
- Do not take antacids 2 hours before or after taking Rocky.
- Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your sto... View More
- Stop taking Rocky and inform your doctor immediately if you develop an itchy rash, swelling of the face, throat or tongue or breathing difficulties whil... View More
Pneumonia, Pharyngitis, Susceptible infections, Sinusitis, Otitis media, Cellulitis,Tonsillitis, Folliculitis, Carbuncles, Prostatitis, Urethritis, Acut... View More
Should be taken on an empty stomach. Take at least 15 min before meals.
Oral Susceptible infections Adult: 150 mg bid or 300 mg once daily for 5-10 days in susceptible infections. Hepatic impairment: Usual daily doses ... View More
Oral Susceptible infections Child: 6-40 kg: 5-8 mg/kg daily.
Renal impairment: Dosage adjustment may be required.
Mode of Action
Roxithromycin inhibits protein synthesis by irreversibly binding to the 50s ribosomal subunits thus blocking the transpeptidation or translocation react... View More
Hepatic impairment. Monitor liver function. Prolonged treatment increases risk of hepatotoxicity. History of arrhythmias.
Nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, diarrhoea, weakness, malaise, anorexia, constipation, dyspepsia, flatulence; hepatitis; rashes, headache, dizziness, w... View More
May raise serum levels of ciclosporin and digoxin. Increased risk of rhabdomyolysis when used with simvastatin.
Alternative brand for Rocky
The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not... View More