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Azicip 500 Mg

Drug brand named Azicip 500 mg is manufactured by Cipla Limited and mainly contents the generic drug Azithromycin.
Package: 3 Tablet

Active Ingredients of Azicip 500 mg

Azithromycin 500 mg

Can we use Azicip 500 mg during pregnency

Pregnancy D There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks

Can we use Azicip 500 mg during lactation

Lactation L4 There is positive evidence of risk to a breastfed infant or to breastmilk production but the benefits of use in breastfeeding mothers may be acceptable despite the risk to the infant eg if the drug is needed in a lifethreatening situation or for a serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective

For what type of diseases Azicip 500 mg may be prescribed

Upper and lower respiratory tract infections skin and soft tissues infections urogenital infections

What are the known Side Effects of Azicip 500 mg

Nausea stomach upset skin rash acute toxicity

Precautions before taking Azicip 500 mg

Azithromycin except Zmax should not be taken at the same time as aluminum or magnesium based antacids such asMylanta or Maalox because antacids will bind the azithromycin and prevent it from being absorbed from the intestine

Significance of Azicip 500 mg

This medication is a macrolide antibiotic used for various bacterial infections such as infections of the middle ear throat bronchus sinuses skin and soft tissue It is also useful in treating pneumonia typhoid gonorrhoea granuloma inguinale and chancroid It prevents bacterial growth

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