Azee 500mg Injection 1's

Infection Rx required

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MRP ₹214.69
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INTRODUCTION

AZEE 500MG contain Azithromycin which belongs to a group of medicine called macrolide antibiotics. It is used to treat localized infection caused by bacteria in many different parts of the body. It is used in the treatment of serious infections where oral treatment cannot be used. It is used to treat lung infection such as pneumonia and pelvic infections.

AZEE 500MG is a broad-spectrum antibiotic and is effective in killing many types of bacteria and other microorganisms. This medicine is strictly not recommended for use in children and growing adolescents. Before taking this medicine tell your doctor if you have ever had kidney disease, heart disease, liver problems. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should consult their doctor before taking this medicine.

USES OF AZEE 500MG

  • Treat lung infection such as pneumonia and pelvic infections
  • Treat serious infections where oral treatment cannot be used
  • Treat localized infection caused by bacteria in many different parts of the body

HOW AZEE 500MG WORKS

AZEE 500MG inhibits the synthesis of essential protein required by bacteria to grow and multiply and thus prevents the infection from spreading.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

AZEE 500MG will be given to you by a doctor or nurse. It is intended to be administered by intravenous infusion. Your doctor will decide the dose and frequency depending on your condition.

SIDE EFFECTS OF AZEE 500MG

SERIOUS

  • allergic reaction which may cause sudden wheeziness, difficulty in breathing, swelling of eyelids, face or lips, rash, or itching
  • severe skin rashes or reactions
  • rapid or irregular heartbeat
  • low blood pressure

COMMON

  • stomach pain or cramps, diarrhoea, wind, indigestion
  • dizziness, headache
  • numbness or pins and needles
  • nausea, vomiting
  • loss of appetite
  • taste disturbance
  • visual disturbances
  • deafness
  • joint pain
  • reduction in lymphocytes, increased number of eosinophils

RARE

  • feeling agitated
  • vertigo
  • changes in liver function

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Diarrhoea:

Drink lots of fluids, such as water or juice, to avoid dehydration. Do not take any medicines without speaking to a doctor.

Stomach pain:

Try to rest and relax. Eat and drink slowly and smaller and frequent meals. Applying a heat pad or covered hot water bottle on your stomach may also help. If still pain persists, speak to your doctor.

Nausea and Vomiting:

Try taking this medicine with, or just after meal. Stick to simple meals. Do not eat rich or spicy food.

Headache:

Apply hot or cold-water bag on your head. Take rest in a quiet and dark room. Drink tea or coffee.

Dizziness:

Get up and move around to feel awake, take small naps to edge off the sleepiness. Give your eyes a break to avoid fatigue and eat a healthy food to boost energy.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

AZEE 500MG should be used with caution in pregnant women. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

BREASTFEEDING

AZEE 500MG should be used with caution in breast feeding women. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

DRIVING AND USING MACHINES

Do not drive or operate machinery while taking this medicine, since it may cause dizziness.

ALCOHOL

Consumption of alcohol is not recommended during treatment with AZEE 500MG.

KIDNEY

AZEE 500MG should be used with caution in patients suffering from active kidney diseases. Consult your doctor for advice.

LIVER

AZEE 500MG should be used with caution in patients suffering from liver function impairment or active liver diseases. Consult your doctor for advice.

ALLERGY

Do not take AZEE 500MG if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to azithromycin or any other ingredients in this medicine.

HEART DISEASE

AZEE 500MG should be used with caution in patients suffering from active heart diseases. Consult your doctor for advice.

OTHERS

Tell your doctor if you suffer from neurological or psychiatric diseases.

INTERACTIONS

Talk to your doctor if you are taking,

  • ergot derivatives such as ergotamine or dihydroergotamine (used to treat migraines or reducing blood flow)
  • digoxin (used to treat heart failure)
  • colchicine (used to treat gout and familial mediterranean fever)
  • warfarin (used to prevent blood clots)
  • ciclosporin (used to suppress the immune system to prevent and treat rejection of a transplanted organ or bone marrow)
  • terfenadine (used to treat hay fever or skin allergy)
  • zidovudine or nelfinavir (used to treat HIV infections)
  • rifabutin (used to treat tuberculosis)
  • theophylline (used to treat breathing problems)
  • antacids (used to treat indigestion)

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Azithromycin
Pharmacological Category :   Macrolide antibiotics
Therapeutic Indication :   Bacterial infections
Dosage Forms :   Tablet, Capsule, Drops, Eye drops, Eye ointment, Gel, oral drops, ointment, Syrup, Injection, Granules

MORE INFORMATION

Store below 20-25°C and keep out of reach of children.

FAQs ABOUT AZEE 500MG

How do you take AZEE 500MG?

AZEE 500MG will be given to you by a doctor or nurse. It is intended to be administered by intravenous infusion. Your doctor will decide the dose and frequency depending on your condition.

Can AZEE 500MG cause diarrhoea?

Yes, this medicine may cause diarrhoea in some individuals. Drink lots of fluids, such as water or juice, to avoid dehydration. Do not take any medicines without speaking to a doctor.

REFERENCES

1. Bertram G. Katzung, Tetracyclines, Macrolides, Clindamycin, Chloramphenicol, Streptogramins, & Oxazolidinones, Basic & Clinical Pharmacology, Fourteenth Edition, 2015. Page – 820.

2. Briggs GG, Freeman RK, editors. A Reference Guide to Fetal and Neonatal Risk: Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation. 10th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health; 2015. Page -360-365.

3. Satoshi Marumo, corresponding author Takashi Teranishi, Yuichi Higami, Yoshihiko Koshimo, Hirofumi Kiyokawa, and Motokazu Kato. Effectiveness of azithromycin in aspiration pneumonia: a prospective observational study. US National Library of Medicines, National Institutes of Health. 10 Dec 2014. [Accessed 10 Nov 2020] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4265472/

4. Anfarm Hellas S.A; Electronic Medicines Compendium (EMC); [Revised on Apr 2020] [Accessed 10 Nov 2020] https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/files/pil.1276.pdf

USEFUL DIAGNOSTIC TESTS

  • Complete Blood Count
  • Peripheral Smear Examination

Manufacturer/Marketer Details

    Net Qty
    1
    Shelf Life
    NA
    Item Weight
    20
    No. of Units in a Kit
    NA
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Azee 500mg Injection 1's

Azee 500mg Injection 1's Mfr: Cipla Ltd

M.R.P.: Rs.214.69
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