Roxithromycin

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Read drug prescription

infoIt is very important to know about what medicine is given by the doctor, for what condition, and when it needs to be taken in what dose. This information given by the doctor is called Prescription. The patients should be familiar with the medicine prescription, and the details about the medicine before purchasing it and using it. Some medications need not be prescribed by healthcare practitioners and can be purchased and used without prescription by the patients; these are called over-the-counter medications. Read the drug prescription information of Roxithromycin before taking it.

Roxithromycin uses

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

Roxithromycin indications

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

Roxithromycin contraindication

Hypersensitivity.

Roxithromycin dosage

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

Roxithromycin usage

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

Roxithromycin precautions

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 Roxithromycin.
Avoid long-term use of Roxithromycin; otherwise it may cause liver damage.

Roxithromycin side effects

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.

Roxithromycin warning

Avoid excess dosage.

Roxithromycin storage conditions

Store it at room temperature.
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Compare prices at online shops

infoPrices of the drug can vary in different shops. There will be a variation in price from pharmacy to an online shop. Most online shops will have a little lower price when compared to pharmacy stores, so you need to cross check before buying. Just go to a nearest pharmacy store and check for prices before you decide on buying. You should also be checking and comparing prices among various online stores and should be choosing the affordable and best store. The prices also vary based on brands, and you should note few stores sell specific brands, and you should learn to compare prices of same brand in different stores. Below are the prices of Roxithromycin medicine in some well-known online stores.

StrengthQuantityPrice, USDCountry
300 mg50 $80.40Canada, UK
300 mg100 $170.28Australia, Canada, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
50 mg100 $87.00Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Turkey, Singapore, UK, USA
Cyper Pharma
50 mg10 Tablet$0.44India
300 mg50 $91.00Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
300 mg100 $169.85Australia, Canada, India, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
300 mg50 $91.00Australia, Canada, India, NZ, Turkey, Singapore, UK, USA
50 mg100 $87.00Australia, Canada, India, NZ, Turkey, Singapore, UK, USA


Select the most affordable brand or generic drug

infoGeneric drug is the basic drug with an active substance in it, and the name of the generic drug is same as active substance most of the times. Like Acetaminophen/Paracetemol is Generic name and it has different brand names like Tylenol, Acimol, Crocin, Calpol etc. All these Brand names contain the same Paracetemol, but the medications are manufactured by different companies, so the different brand names. Generic drug is always cheaper and affordable, and it can be replaced in place of brand name drug prescribed by the healthcare practitioner. The Generic medicine has same properties as branded medicine in terms of uses, indications, doses, side effects, so no need to worry on that. Just select the most affordable generic or branded medicine.

StrengthQuantityPrice, USDCountry
150 mg200 Tablet$33.39
50 mg200 Tablet$14.10
Cadithro 50mg Tablet $0.01Zydus Cadila
Cadithro 150 mg Tablet $0.17
CADITHRO 50 MG SUSPENSION 1 bottle(s) (30 ML suspension each) $0.30Zydus Cadila
Cadithro 50mg Suspension $0.30Zydus Cadila
Cadithro 150mg Tablet $0.05Zydus Cadila
CADITHRO 150 MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $0.47Zydus Cadila
Cadithro 50 mg Tablet $0.07
CADITHRO 50 MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $0.14Zydus Cadila
150 mg10 Tablet$1.05
Dyrox DT 150 mg Tablet $0.10
150 mg10 Tablet$1.04
Fydorox 150 mg Tablet $0.10
150 mg10 Tablet$0.97
150 mg10 Tablet$1.05
Onirox 150 mg Tablet $0.10
150 mg100 Tablet$10.50
150 mg10 Tablet$1.13
50 mg10 Tablet$0.59
50 mg10 Tablet$0.49
150 mg10 Tablet$0.91
50 mg10 Tablet$0.53
50 mg10 Tablet$0.60
Roxee 150mg Tablet $0.16Cipla Ltd
300 mg x 5's $1.64
ROXEE Liquid / 50mg per 5ml (30ml units) $0.44Cipla (Protec Division)
Roxee 25mg x 1mL DPS / 10ml $0.48
ROXEE DT 50MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $0.67Cipla Ltd
50 mg10 Tablet$0.72
Roxibest 50mg Suspension $0.48Blue Cross Laboratories Ltd
Roxibest 150mg FC-TAB / 10 $0.74
ROXIBEST film-coated tab 150 mg x 10's $0.78Blue Cross (Excel)
150 mg10 Tablet$0.92
ROXICON 150MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $1.07Swiss Pharma Pvt Ltd
ROXICON tab 150 mg x 10's $1.12Iscon
150 mg10 Tablet$1.05
150 mg10 Tablet$1.67
150 mg x 10's $1.67
ROXIMOL tab 150 mg x 10's $1.67Torrent
50 mg x 10's $0.60
ROXIMOL P- tab 50 mg x 10's $0.60Torrent
Roximol 50mg KID-TAB / 10 $0.60
50 mg100 Tablet$4.50
150 mg10 Tablet$0.97
50 mg/5ml30 ml$0.53
150 mg10 Tablet$1.16
50 mg/5ml30 ml$0.52
50 mg10 Tablet$0.60
150 mg10 Tablet$0.97
25 mg/1ml10 ml$0.48
150 mg10 Tablet$0.90
ROXSUN tab 150 mg x 10's $1.05Laksun
150 mg x 100's $10.50
Roxsun 150mg TAB / 100 $10.50
50 mg10 Tablet$0.53
50 mg/5ml30 ml$0.61
50 mg10 Tablet$0.45
150 mg x 300's $31.45
Roxzy 150mg TAB / 300 $31.45
ROXZY tab 50 mg x 10's $0.45Zee Lab
50 mg x 200's $9.00
Roxzy 50mg TAB / 200 $9.00
ROXZY tab 150 mg x 10's $1.05Zee Lab
300 mg x 5's $1.81
RULIDE film-coated tab 150 mg x 10's $1.85Sanofi Aventis
RULIDE Capsule/ Tablet / 50mg (10 units) $0.89Aventis Pharma
50 mg10 Tablet$0.45
Tarox Kid 50 mg Tablet $0.04
Xithrom 150 mg x 100's $110.00
150 mg10 Tablet$1.04
50 mg x 5 mL x 30ml $0.53
ZUROXY syr 50 mg x 5 mL x 30ml $0.53Zenon
Zuroxy 50mg x 5mL SYR / 30ml $0.53
Zuroxy 30 ml Syrup $0.09
Zuroxy 150 mg Tablet $0.10
150 mg x 10's $1.04
ZUROXY tab 150 mg x 10's $1.04Zenon
Zuroxy 150mg TAB / 10 $1.04
Zyrox 150mg Tablet $0.10Khandelwal Laboratories Pvt Ltd
ZYROX 150MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $0.97Khandelwal Laboratories Pvt Ltd
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References

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Roxithromycin - Frequently asked Questions

Can Roxithromycin be stopped immediately or do I have to stop the consumption gradually to ween off?

In some cases, it always advisable to stop the intake of some medicines gradually because of the rebound effect of the medicine.

It's wise to get in touch with your doctor as a professional advice is needed in this case regarding your health, medications and further recommendation to give you a stable health condition.

Can Roxithromycin be taken or consumed while pregnant?

Please visit your doctor for a recommendation as such case requires special attention.

Can Roxithromycin be taken for nursing mothers or during breastfeeding?

Kindly explain your state and condition to your doctor and seek medical advice from an expert.

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Reviews

Following the study conducted by gMedication.com on Roxithromycin, the result is highlighted below. However, it must be clearly stated that the survey and result is based solely on the perception and impression of visitors and users of the website as well as consumers of Roxithromycin. We, therefore, urge readers not to base their medical judgment strictly on the result of this study but on test/diagnosis duly conducted by a certified medical practitioners or physician.

Patient reports

Patient reported useful

No survey data has been collected yet


One patient reported side effects

Does the Roxithromycin Have Any Side Effects?
Based on the survey report from users of gMedication.com, about It has side effects number of people suffered some side effect after consumption of Roxithromycin. All drugs have a portion of undesirable side effects. These effects could be irritations too insignificant for the patient to even notice. However, the side effects of drugs may be determined by several factors like severity of disease and conditions associated with individual patients. However, one of the biggest factors is the dosage consumed. The higher the quantity taken by an individual, the greater the healing effect and the corresponding side effect. All patients have their different intensity of side effects. Ensure you consult your health care provider immediately you notice an unusual side effect affect the consumption of Roxithromycin.
Patients%
It has side effects1
100.0%


Patient reported price estimates

No survey data has been collected yet


Two patients reported frequency of use

How often should I take Roxithromycin?
According to the survey, gMedication.com reported that users of Roxithromycin should take 3 times in a day as the primarily recommended frequency. However, patients are advised to follow the dosage as prescribed by their physician religiously. To get the opinions of other patients on the ideal consumption frequency of the medicine, click here.
Patients%
3 times in a day1
50.0%
Once in a day1
50.0%


One patient reported doses

What is the specific doses you have used?
Roxithromycin May come in various doses. In most cases, antibiotics, antihypertensive, pain killers and anti-diabetic drugs available in different doses. Your doctor may prescribe any of the doses based on the severity of the patient's condition. According to our reports, users of gMedication.com used the drugs in the following dosage percentage (Provide dosage percentage). Only a handful of drugs are made in a single or fixed dose. Regular health conditions like fever have similar doses. For instance [acetaminophen, 500mg] was used by the patients surveyed although it comes in different doses.
Patients%
501mg-1g1
100.0%


Patient reported time for results

No survey data has been collected yet


Patient reported administration

No survey data has been collected yet


Three patients reported age

Patients%
30-452
66.7%
6-151
33.3%


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The information was verified by Dr. Harshad Shah, MD Pharmacology