ZY 250mg Tablet

Brand Name ZY 250mg Tablet
Salt Composition

Azithromycin (250mg)

Strength 250mg
Product Form Tablet
Pack 6 Tablet(s) in Strip
Storage Store below 30°C




Country of Origin India

Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Manufacturer/Marketer Address Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd,Sarkhej-Dholka Road, Bhat, Ahmedabad-382 210, INDIA.
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    Medical Description of ZY 250mg Tablet

    ZY 250mg Tablet contains Azithromycin it belongs to the group of broad-spectrum antibiotics. Azithromycin is a major class of antibiotics chemically called azalides. Azithromycin is widely used in treating certain bacterial infections like sinusitis, ear pain, and pneumonia. It is found to be a macrolide-type antibiotic.

    ZY 250mg Tablet Uses

    • Azithromycin is considered to be the macrolide antibacterial drug given for mild to moderate type bacterial infections 
    • Urethritis and cervicitis in adults
    • Acute bacterial infection of chronic bronchitis in adults 
    • Skin structure infections in adults 
    • Acute otitis media in pediatric patients
    • Acute bacterial sinusitis in adults
    • Genital ulcer disease in men 
    • Community-acquired pneumonia in adults 

    ZY 250mg Tablet Benefits

    Urethritis and cervicitis in adults

    Azithromycin helps relieve the discharge and irritation in the cervix and urethral passage by its bacterial action.

    Acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis in adults 

    In case of acute lung infection like bronchitis, inflammatory symptoms like cough and productive mucus are controlled effectively by the use of Azithromycin

    Skin structure infections in adults 

    Bacterial skin infections can be better reduced by the use of azithromycin. it broadly reduces the inflammatory raches and itching caused by disease.

    Acute otitis media in pediatric patients

    The severe painful ear infections in the middle ear of children especially are relieved by Azithromycin. It can reduce the pain and inflammation caused by the bacterial infection of the middle ear.

    Acute bacterial sinusitis in adults.

    Sinusitis from bacterial origin can be well managed with the help of azithromycin. it reduces the troubling symptoms of sinus pains, fever, and postnasal discharge.

    Genital ulcer disease in men                                   

    Genital disease of men which are due to secondary bacterial diseases which gives rise to sore ulcers can be best treated with azithromycin.

    Community-acquired pneumonia in adults 

    The fast pace pathology of Community-acquired pneumonia from bacterial infections can be controlled with the use of Azithromycin. It reduces fever, heavy sputum, and shortness of breath.

    ZY 250mg Tablet Indication

    Oral: For treating mild to moderate bacterial infections

    Lower Respiratory Tract: Helps to treat acute bacterial exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease due to Moraxella catarrhalis or Haemophilus influenzae, Streptococcus pneumoniae.

    Community-acquired pneumonia due to Streptococcus pneumoniae or Haemophilus influenzae in mild presentation only.

    Upper Respiratory Tract: Streptococcal Pharyngitis/Tonsillitis: in case of acute infections, Azithromycin help curing symptoms.

    Skin and Skin Structure: Usually helps in treating uncomplicated skin infections

    Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Chlamydia-based infections are best treated with Azithromycin.

    Mechanism of action of ZY 250mg Tablet

    The basic function of ZY is to stop the synthesis of certain proteins needed by bacteria for its’s growth and survival. By stopping the synthesis of essential proteins growth, formation and spreading of bacteria will be stopped.

    How ZY 250mg Tablet works

    The basic function of ZY  is to stop the synthesis of certain proteins needed by bacteria for its’s growth and survival. By stopping the synthesis of essential proteins growth, formation and spreading of bacteria will be stopped.

    ZY 250mg Tablet Contraindication

    ZY 250mg Tablet is contraindicated if the patient has any past allergic history of erythromycin drugs.

    ZY 250mg Tablet Side Effects

    • Abdominal pain
    • Nausea
    • Vomiting
    • Stomach upset
    • Loose stools
    • Blurred vision
    • Irregular heartbeat
    • Pancreatitis
    • Fainting

    FAQs for ZY 250mg Tablet

    • What do I do if get any side effects?

    After taking ZY 250mg Tablet if u get any side effects immediately stop the dose and consult your physician for further advice.

    • Do I get stomach trouble if I take ZY?

    There can be mild symptoms if it affects your gut. Consult your physician if you experience trivial symptoms.

    • Should ZY 250mg tablet be taken before or after food?

    ZY 250mg tablet can taken with or without food.

    Precautions and general warning of ZY 250mg Tablet


    Azithromycin 250mg tablet with alcohol may cause excessive drowsiness and instability.

    Driving or operating machinery

    Azithromycin 250mg Tablet does not usually affect you for driving.


    The dosage of the Azithromycin tablet will be monitor by the doctor for the pregnant patients and dosage has to be decided before the usage of the medicine

    Breast Feeding

    Breastfeeding involves the health of the infant so should be more carefully and concentrated while taking Azithromycin. Consult your Doctor

    Kidney Problem

    Caution to be taken with kidney disease patients to take Azithromycin. Dosage adjustment has to be done for better treatment. Consult your Doctor.

    Liver Disease

    ZY 250mg Tablet is not safe with liver disease patients. Dose adjustment is required. Consult your Doctor.

    How to Take ZY 250mg Tablet

    • Always use the medication under the guidance of your personal physician.
    • Before you take the medicine read the leaflet given carefully.
    • Take the tablet through the mouth with water. 
    • It is usually taken with or without food. You must continue to take the prescribed amount even if symptoms disappear as it can prevent the growth of bacteria. 
    • Take the fully prescribed dose and complete the total therapy of medication

    Use of ZY 250mg Tablet in Adult

    It is considered safe to use this medicine in an adult patient if it is prescribed by the doctor

    Use of ZY 250mg Tablet in children

    It is safe to use the child dose in children. Consult your Doctor

    Use of ZY 250mg Tablet in Elderly Patients

    It is considered to use this medicine with caution in an Elder patient. Consult your Doctor

    Other general warnings

    • Should not chew or crush the tablet.
    • It should be taken with water. With or without food.
    • Don't take with fresh juice that may reduce the drug absorption.
    • As per the doctor prescribed dose take the tablet. Do not take more than the usual dose that may lead to side effects.
    • Try to take the medicine at the correct interval of time. An increase in dosage will don't give effective results that may cause double side effects so don't change your dosage as prescribed continue the drug for better results. 

    Talk to your doctor if

    • If the patient is allergic to the composition of the medicines
    • If you’re using any concomitant medications
    • If you’re not responding to the corresponding treatment

    General instructions

    ZY 250mg Tablet is a regular antibiotic against bacterial infections. particularly used for acute respiratory conditions, ear pains, surgical conditions, skin and soft tissue infections, genital sores, and cancer management. It involves blocking protein and kill bacteria. Does not helps in virus diseases. Do not overdose on the tablet and take it according to the prescribed format. Before taking Azithromycin precautions to be taken if having any allergy history cardiac or kidney disease.

    Drug Interaction of ZY 250mg Tablet

    Drug-Drug Interaction

    • Azithromycin has been found to have interaction with live bacterial vaccines. It will reduce the effectiveness of birth control pills. There have been serious side effects on interaction with pimozide.
    • Nelfinavir: There can be interaction with Nelfinavir that requires monitoring for any serious reactions of Azithromycin, like hearing disturbances and liver enzyme changes is warned.
    • Warfarin: When used with azithromycin it may increase the coagulation time, which needs monitoring prothrombin time.

    Drug-Food Interaction

    Azithromycin does not interact with food. It can take with or without food. Swallow the whole tablet without crushing or chewing the tablet

    Drug-Disease Interaction

    MyastheniaGravis:                                                                                                                                                                      The use of Azithromycin having a chance of exacerbating symptoms to trigger new-onset action of the myasthenic syndrome. Some data suggest presynaptic suppression of acethylcholine release. So, when administrating azithromycin to myasthenia gravis patient caution is needed.

    Over Dose

    Overdose can cause heavy breathing and leads to a heart attack so inform if you overdose on the tablet and immediately check with your doctor.

    Missed Dose

    If any dose is missed take as soon as possible if it's time for the next dose leave the missed one and continue the correct dosage. 

    Storage and Disposal

    • Should be stored in dry and cool place 10-30°C
    • Keep reaching out to children
    • Discard the unused and Expired tablets properly 

    Fast Tag

    • ZY 250mg Tablet is widely used in treating certain bacterial infections like sinusitis, ear pain, and pneumonia.
    • It is found to be a macrolide-type antibiotic.
    • Azithromycin is considered to be the macrolide antibacterial drug given for mild to moderate types of bacterial infections.
    • Its basic function is to stop the synthesis of certain proteins needed by bacteria for its’s survival. Thus it stops the growth of bacteria and prevents infection.