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Zitrex200mg/5ml

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Medicon Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Generic: Azithromycin
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descriptionSafety Advices
AlcoholAlcohol
UNSAFE
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Zitrex.
PregnancyPregnancy
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Zitrex is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, there ... View More
BreastfeedingBreastfeeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Zitrex 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 har... View More
DrivingDriving
SAFE
Zitrex does not usually affect your ability to drive.
KidneyKidney
CAUTION
Zitrex should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Zitrex may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
LiverLiver
CAUTION
Zitrex should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zitrex may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
descriptionMedical Overview

Introduction

Zitrex is an antibiotic used to treat various types of bacterial infections of the respiratory tract, ear, nose, throat, lungs, skin, and eye in adults ... View More

Uses of Zitrex

  • Bacterial infections

Side effects of Zitrex

Common
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Abdominal pain
  • Diarrhea

How to use Zitrex

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. Zitrex may be taken with o... View More

How Zitrex works

Zitrex is an antibiotic. It works by preventing synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions. Thus, it stops the ba... View More

What if you forget to take Zitrex?

If you miss a dose of Zitrex, 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 re... View More

quick tipsQuick Tips
  • 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 Zitrex.
  • 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 Zitrex and inform your doctor immediately if you develop an itchy rash, swelling of the face, throat or tongue or breathing difficulties whi... View More
descriptionBrief Description

Indication

Bacterial infections, bacterial endocarditis, typhoid fever, community-acquired pneumonia, uncomplicated gonorrhea, streptococcal pharyngitis/tonsilliti... View More

Administration

Oral Administration Tablet: Take tablets without regard to food; however, food may enhance tolerability Oral suspension Conventional oral suspensio... View More

Adult Dose

Adult: PO Resp tract infections; Skin and soft tissue infections 500 mg once daily for 3 days. Chancroid; Non-gonococcal cervicitis/urethritis due t... View More

Child Dose

Child: PO: q24h Otitis: 10 mg/kg/day for 1 day, then 5 mg/kg for 4 days; or 10 mg/kg/day for 3 days; or 30 mg/kg once. Pharyngitis: 12 mg/kg/day for ... View More

Renal Dose

Renal impairment: No dosage adjustment needed.

Contraindication

Known hypersensitivity to azithromycin, erythromycin, any macrolide or ketolide antibiotic. Coadministration w/ pimozide. History of cholestatic jaundic... View More

Mode of Action

Azithromycin is a semisynthetic azalide antibiotic. It blocks transpeptidation by binding to 50s ribosomal subunit of susceptible organisms and disrupti... View More

Precaution

May increase the risk of Torsades de pointes and fatal heart arrhythmias in patients w/ prolonged QT interval, low K or Mg blood levels, slow heart rate... View More

Side Effect

>10% High single dose therapy Diarrhea (52.8%),Nausea (32.6%),Abdominal pain (27%),Loose stool (19.1%) 1-10% Cramping (2-10%),Vaginitis (2-10%),Dy... View More

Pregnancy Category Note

Pregnancy Available data from published literature and postmarketing experience over several decades with azithromycin use in pregnant women have not i... View More

Interaction

Increases serum concentrations of digoxin, ciclosporin, terfenadine, hexobarbital and phenytoin. Decreased rate of absorption w/ antacids containing alu... View More

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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