What is Asitomycin?
Asitomycin is a member of antibiotic class macrolide, which is commonly used in the treatment of bacterial infection like Chlamydia.
How does Asitomycin work?
Chlamydia is caused by bacteria and is a sexually transmitted disease. Asitomycin shows bactericidal action by killing these bacterias.
What are the benefits of taking Asitomycin?
There are no proper symptoms of Chlamydia, but it is essential to have a checkup and treatment quickly. If Chlamydia left untreated, there is a risk of spreading infection, which leads to further inflammation, and some can cause infertility.
Treatment of such infections with Asitomycin is fast and simple, which treats the further spread of infection to other people.
How to use Asitomycin?
Asitomycin must be sold on a valid prescription only. It is important to read the information on the leaflet provided in the medication packet and also follow the advice of your doctor. The recommended daily dose is a single tablet to be swallowed with a glass of water with or without food.
The active ingredient of Asitomycin is Asitomycin monohydrate with the dose of either 250mg or 500 mg per tablet/capsule. The dose depends on the condition to be treated. Being an antibiotic is can also treat various infections, but its primary use is to treat Chlamydia.
The daily dose for the treatment of Chlamydia is 1000mg as a single dose. For other infections, it could be administered over 3 or 5 days or doses must be adjusted according to the advice of a doctor.
In case you forget to take the dose of Asitomycin tablet, then you must take it as soon as you remember.
If side effects like hearing loss, nausea and diarrhea occur with Asitomycin, then you must consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Side effects & precautions
Must consult your doctor before using Asitomycin. You must avoid taking Asitomycin if any of the following symptoms occur.
Possible allergic reactions to Asitomycin, or any other ingredients of the medicine.
There are several other factors that can affect the action of Asitomycin, must ask your doctor if anything happens to you:
- Known hypersensitive
- Serious kidney problems
- Liver disease
- Myasthenia gravis
- Neurological disease
- Emotional, mental and behavioral issues
- Heart failure, irregular heartbeat
- Low levels of magnesium or potassium in the blood
Various other active ingredients can affect the activity Asitomycin which includes
- Ergotamine, dihydroergotamine
- Warfarin or any similar medicine to prevent blood clots
- Medicines for the irregular heartbeat
You must consult your doctor if you are taking any of the above-mentioned medication. Care must be taken in case of pregnancy .There is not considered research about the effect of Asitomycin on unborn babies.
Asitomycin is not recommended for use by those who are currently breastfeeding because it can have passed into breast milk.
The most common side effects of using Asitomycin include:
- Abdominal pain
- Changes in white blood cell count in blood tests
- Low blood bicarbonate
- Feeling sick
In the case of the above-mentioned side effects, you should consult your doctor immediately.