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Levomac AZ 500/500 MG Tablet

Levomac AZ 500/500 MG Tablet

MACLEODS PHARMACEUTICALS PVT.LTD

    • Rs. 145.20

    Manufactured by: Macleods Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd.

    Composition: Levofloxacin (500 mg) + Azithromycin (500 mg)

    Pack size: 5 Tablets

    Drug type: Systemic antibiotics

    Prescription Required: Yes

    Primary Uses: Bacterial infections

    What is Levomac AZ 500/500 mg Tablet?

    Levomac AZ 500/500 mg Tablet is the combination of Levofloxacin and Azithromycin which is used to treat bacterial infections.

    Uses:

    Levomac AZ 500/500 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

    How Does the Drug Work?

    Levofloxacin works by inhibiting the bacterial DNA replication and cause bacterial cell death. Azithromycin works by disrupting the protein synthesis in bacteria.

    Common Side Effects of Levomac AZ 500/500 mg Tablet:

    List of major side effects of Levomac AZ 500/500 mg Tablet

    • Diarrhea
    • Sore stomach
    • Difficulty in urination
    • Vomiting
    • Abdominal pain
    • Dizziness
    • Change in taste
    • Dizziness
    • Heartburn
    • Gas in stomach

    How to Use Levomac AZ 500/500 mg Tablet?

    Levomac AZ 500/500 mg Tablet is taken by mouth by swallowing it completely with adequate water. Do not chew and break the medication. This medicine should be taken with food.

    Precautions to be Taken:

    Useful precautions to be taken while using Levomac AZ 500/500 mg Tablet

    • Do not take Levomac AZ 500/500 mg Tablet if you are allergic to this medication.
    • Consult to your doctor if you experience abdominal pain persistently during the treatment with this medication.
    • It is advisable to consult your doctor before taking alcohol while using Levomac AZ 500/500 mg Tablet.

    Contraindications:

    Contraindications while using Levomac AZ 500/500 mg Tablet

    • The use of Levomac AZ 500/500 mg Tablet is contraindicated in the patients with hypersensitivity to this medicine.

    Interactions:

    Possible drug interactions of Levomac AZ 500/500 mg Tablet with other drugs

    • The use of this medicine is advised against in those concurrently receiving antacids containing magnesium and aluminium to avoid reduced absorption.
    • Concomitant treatment of azithromycin with theophylline and macrolides may increase the serum concentration of the drug.
    • Concomitant treatment of azithromycin with pimozide may cause Increased risk of cardiotoxicity.
    • Concomitant treatment of levofloxacin with antidiabetic agents such as insulin may alter the glucose levels.

    Warnings:

    Warnings while using Levomac AZ 500/500 mg Tablet

    • This medicine should be used with caution in the patients with liver or kidney disease.

    Pregnancy and lactation:

    Levomac AZ 500/500 mg Tablet may be unsafe for use during pregnancy and lactation. Prior consultation to the doctor is required in such cases.

    Storage:

    Store this medicine at room temperature. Keep away from sunlight, moisture and children.

    Dosage:

    Missed dose:

    In case of missed dose, skip the same and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Avoid taking double dose to make up for a missed one.

    Overdose:

    Immediately contact to your doctor as emergency medical treatment is required in case of an overdose.

    FAQs:

    1. What is Levomac AZ 500/500 mg Tablet used for?

    Levomac AZ 500/500 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

    1. What should I do if I miss a dose of Levomac AZ 500/500 mg Tablet?

    In case of missed dose, skip the same and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Avoid taking double dose to make up for a missed one.

    1. Can I take Levomac AZ 500/500 mg Tablet during pregnancy?

    The pregnant women should take Levomac AZ 500/500 mg Tablet on doctor’s prescription.

    1. Can I take Levomac AZ 500/500 mg Tablet with food?

    Yes, Levomac AZ 500/500 mg Tablet is recommended to be taken with food.

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