Azee 200 Rediuse (Azithromycin) – 200mg (15ml) is such an antibiotic and is used to treat bacterial infections. It is used for prevention and treatment of throat infections, skin infections, chest, sinus and respiratory tract infections. Azee 200 contains Azithromycin as an active ingredient which works by inhibiting the growth of bacteria. It belongs to the macrolides class of drugs that act on a wide variety of bacteria. This leaves your immune system with a manageable amount of bacteria that it can eradicate comfortably. It should not be used for common cold or flu because it is not an antiviral drug but can be prescribed for typhoid fever.
How to use Azee
This medicine is prescribed by a doctor or pharmacist for the conditions named above. It can also be used to treat bacterial sexually transmitted diseases. Azee 200 Rediuse (Azithromycin)-200mg/ 15ml is available in a suspension and is taken orally. It can be taken with or without food. The dosage is recommended by the doctor according to the severity of the condition and patient’s age. One 15ml serving contains 200 mg of Azithromycin. Before taking medicine, shake the bottle well and use a medicine spoon to measure the exact amount prescribed.
As explained, the doctor will determine the dosage to be administered. In the event that you miss a dose, take it as soon as possible. If it’s already time for your next dose as per your schedule, you can skip the missed dose. Azee 200 mg Rediuse injection is administered in a hospital, so the chances of missing a dose are slim. Do not overdose (take more than the required dose at once) and if it happens, call your doctor immediately.
Azee Side Effects
Azee 200mg Rediuse has some potential side effects besides the expected effect. The side effects are however mild and occur rarely. These include diarrhea, abdominal pain, dry skin, fever, flatulence (gas in the stomach), vomiting, sour/ acid stomach, heartburn, aggressiveness or anger and difficulty in urinating. If you experience any of these side effects on a regular basis, inform your doctor for professional assistance.
In case you are allergic to Azee 200mg or any other macrolides, it is not advisable to use it. Patients suffering from myasthenia gravis should also avoid using Azee 200mg as it is known to worsen the symptoms of this disease. Other patients who should be cautious when dealing with this drug are those with heart diseases and arrhythmia. These patients might be on QT prolongation drugs such as anti-arrhythmic medication, and Azee 200mg increases the risk of heart disease. It is not advisable to use Azee 200mg unless there is proof of bacterial infection because doing otherwise might increase the tolerance of bacteria to Azithromycin.