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Roxithromycin is a semi-synthetic macrolide antibiotic, prescribed for respiratory tract, urinary and soft tissue infections. 

Drug information on Roxithromycin (Roxithromycin) from Acichem Laboratories

Roxithromycin

  Tablet  
Acichem Laboratories
Generic : Roxithromycin
 600.00
150mg
100 Tablets
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Medical Condition(s) for which Roxithromycin may be prescribed


Side effects of Roxithromycin

   Gastrointestinal : Nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, diarrhea, loss of appetite, constipation, indigestion and flatulence.

   Central Nervous System : Weakness, uneasiness, headache, dizziness and weakness.

   Liver : Liver inflammation and increased liver enzyme values.

   Miscellaneous : Rash, changes in blood counts and eosinophilia.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adult: PO- The recommended dose is 150 mg twice daily or 300 mg once daily for 5-10 days.

How to use Roxithromycin?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, on an empty stomach.

When is Roxithromycin not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Roxithromycin

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of liver impairment, abnormal heart rhythm, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• Monitor liver function regularly while taking this medication.

• Avoid long-term use of this medication; otherwise it may cause liver damage.

Other Precautions for Roxithromycin

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Roxithromycin

Store it at room temperature.



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