Composition: Azithromycin 500 mg
Description: Amity-500 is used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections. It is a macrolide-type antibiotic. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria.
Dosage: Take Azithromycin exactly as directed by your doctor. Do not take more or less than instructed by your doctor. Take Azithromycin at regular intervals as instructed. Take it at the same time each day. Do not skip any doses.
MRP: ₨ 115.98 per strip (6 tablets)
What is Azithromycin in Amity-500 for?
It is used to stop or treat bacterial infections. Azithromycin in Amity-500 works to harm the bacteria and fight the infection
How should Azithromycin in Amity-500 be used?
Continue to take it even when you feel better. You must complete the entire course of antibiotic. If you don’t, the infection will not clear completely. If you have been given capsules, take them on an empty stomach at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after food, with plenty of water. If you have been given tablets, swallow them whole with plenty of water.
Common side effects of Azithromycin:
Common side effects are belly pain, upset stomach or throwing up.
What do I do if I miss a dose?
Call your doctor to find out what to do.
What precautions should I take when taking Azithromycin in Amity-500?
Alert your doctor if you have a history of allergic reactions (breathlessness, rashes, swollen mouth or eyes) to similar antibiotics such as clarithromycin, erythromycin or any other macrolide antibiotics.
When do I need to seek medical help?
If you think there was an overdose, call your local poison control center or ER right away. – Signs of a very bad reaction to the drug. These include wheezing; chest tightness; fever; itching; bad cough; blue or gray skin color; seizures; or swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Can I take Azithromycin in Amity-500 with other medicines?
Do not take antacids together with Azithromycin. Antacids could reduce the effectiveness of Azithromycin. If you must take antacids, take them at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after Azithromycin. – Alert your doctor if you are taking any other medicines, especially those listed here: – heart medicines such as digoxin, digitoxin and amiodarone.
Are there any food restrictions
How do I store Amity-500?
Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children, medicines must not be used past the expiry date.
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