About Zetro 500mg
Zetro 500mg Tablet is used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections; such as uncomplicated skin infections, certain sexually transmitted diseases, mild to moderate acne etc. It is a kind of macrolide antibiotic.
How Effective is Zetro 500mg?
Zetro 500mg Tablets are composed of Azithromycin. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria. It will not work against viral infections; such as common cold, flu, etc. Unnecessary usage of any antibiotic, including Zetro 500mg, can lead to its decreased potential effectiveness for future treatment.
What Dose Should I Choose?
An adult can generally take 1 tablet of Zetro 500mg once a day and then 250mg as a maintenance dose for 5 days.
Dosage for children is determined by their weight.
The specific dosage, timing, and quantity are prescribed by the doctor, depending on the patient’s condition, symptoms, reactions, and age. Do not take in different amounts than advised/prescribed by your doctor. Be careful if self-medicating. Make sure that the course of treatment is fully completed.
What are the Side-Effects and Other Warnings When Taking Zetro 500mg?
Every medicine has side-effects. However, they are extremely rare.
Common side-effects of Zetro 500mg include;
- Upset stomach
- Metallic taste in the mouth
- Abdominal pain
- Allergic reactions
Contact your doctor immediately if these or other side-effects appear.
Its warnings include;
- Do not take without your doctor’s consent.
- Notify your doctor if you have a prior condition, taking any medication, or have any allergies.
- Notify your doctor if you are pregnant, might become pregnant, or think you may be pregnant or breast-feeding or planning to breast-feed.