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Uses of Atm 250mg Tablet
Atm 250mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):
Side effects of Atm 250mg Tablet
The most common side effects of Atm 250mg Tablet are – Hypersensitivity Reaction Chills, Fever, Pruritus, Rash, Dizziness, Drowsiness, Headache, Constipation, Diarrhea, Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal Pain
These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.
Precautions while using Atm 250mg Tablet
Do not use Atm 250mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Azithromycin
If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Atm 250mg Tablet.
If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.
Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.
To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.
How Atm 250mg Tablet works
Atm 250mg Tablet contains – Azithromycin
Azithromycin binds to a ribosomal subunit of susceptible bacteria, blocking peptide translocation and inhibiting RNA-dependent protein synthesis. Drug concentrates in phagocytes, macrophages, and fibroblasts, which release it slowly and may help move it to infection sites.
Dosage of Atm 250mg Tablet
The dosage of Atm 250mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.
Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.
Overdose of Atm 250mg Tablet
If you forget to take a dose of Atm 250mg Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.
If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.
Consult your doctor before taking this medicine to avoid an overdose.
Onset of Action Atm 250mg Tablet
It takes about 2 to 3 hour to show the effect of the medicine.
Duration of Action Atm 250mg Tablet
Effect of medication lasts for an average of 2 to 4 days.
Precautions & Warnings
Not found any harmful side effects with Alcohol consumption.
This medicine is safe to use during pregnancy. It is advisable to consult your doctor before taking this medication.
This medicine is safe to use during breastfeeding. It is advisable to consult your doctor before taking this medication.
This medicine usually causes no problems in your driving.
This medicine should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
This medicine should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
Frequently Asked Questions About Atm 250mg Tablet
Q.1) Can I buy Atm 250mg Tablet without a prescription? Ans. No, you need a valid prescription to buy Atm 250mg Tablet. Q.2) What are the usages of Atm 250mg Tablet? Ans. Atm 250mg Tablet is used to treat Bacterial Infections such as throat infections, lung infections, skin infection, respiratory tract infections caused by bacteria. Atm 250mg Tablet only treats bacterial infections and doesn?t work for infections like flu, common cold or other viral infections. Q.3) How does Atm 250mg Tablet work? Ans. Atm 250mg Tablet contains Azithromycin - Azithromycin binds to a ribosomal subunit of susceptible bacteria, blocking peptide translocation and inhibiting RNA-dependent protein synthesis. Drug concentrates in phagocytes, macrophages, and fibroblasts, which release it slowly and may help move it to infection sites. Q.4) What are the side effects of Atm 250mg Tablet? Ans. The common side effects of Atm 250mg Tablet are Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal Pain, Diarrhoea, Allergy. Q.5) Is Atm 250mg Tablet banned in India? Ans. Atm 250mg Tablet is not banned in India, but you need a valid prescription to buy this medicine. Q.6) Is Atm 250mg Tablet safe to use? Ans. Atm 250mg Tablet is safe to use if you are not allergic to Azithromycin and you don't have any liver or kidney problems. Pregnant and lactating women, consult your doctor before taking this medicine. To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines. Q.7) How to use Atm 250mg Tablet? Ans. Take Atm 250mg Tablet as prescribed by your doctor, you can take this medicine with or without food. Q.8) Can I consume alcohol while taking Atm 250mg Tablet? Ans. Not found any harmful side effects with Alcohol consumption. Heavy drinking alcohol may increase the risk of side effects. Q.9) How long does the effect of Atm 250mg Tablet last? Ans. Effect of Atm 250mg Tablet lasts for an average of 2-4 days. Q.10) What if I miss a dose of Atm 250mg Tablet? Ans. Take the missed dose as soon as you remember about it. If it is close to your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not take two doses at the same time.
For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Drug :- antacids that contain aluminum or magnesium: Possibly decreased peak blood azithromycin level, but extent of absorption is unchanged.
carbamazepine, cyclosporine, phenytoin, terfenadine drugs metabolized by P-450 cytochrome system: Possibly increased blood levels of these drugs.
digoxin: Possibly increased blood digoxin level.
dihydroergotamine, ergotamine: Possibly severe peripheral vasospasm and abnormal sensations acute ergot toxicity HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors: Increased risk of severe myopathy or rhabdomyolysis.
pimozide: Possibly sudden death.
oral anticoagulants: Possibly potentiated effects of oral anticiagulants.
theophylline: Possibly increased blood theophylline level.
triazolam: Possibly decreased excretion and increased therapeutic effects of triazolam.
warfarin: Possibly increased anticoagulation.
Food :- Dramatically increased absorption rate of azithromycin.
Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.
Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.