UCOZETH-500 Tablets

  • Each Film Coated Tablet Contains:
  • Azithromycin Dihydrate IP eq to Azithromycin 500 mg
  • 10x1x(2x5)
  • Rs 119.5


It belongs to the broad-spectrum class of macrolide antibiotic. It has long shelf-life and has high tissue penetration. It is highly stable at low pH. It also has immunomodulatory affect. It is used for sexually transmitted diseases and enteric infections.


  • Respiratory infections
  • Enteric infections
  • Genitourinary infections
  • Bacterial Conjunctivitis
  • Bacterial sinusitis
  • Cervicitis
  • Community acquired pneumonia

Mechanism of action

Azithromycin inhibits the protein synthesis process by inhibiting translation step by binding with the 50s ribosomal subunit.


Absorption- It is absorbed in the intestine
Protein Binding- It shows less protein Binding

Metabolism- It does not show metabolism and eliminated by liver
Excretion- It is excreted unchanged via urine

Side Effects

  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea
  • Loose stools
  • Vomiting
  • Abdominal pain


  • Contraindicated in myasthenia gravis
  • Contraindicated in heart rhythm
  • Contraindicated in Skeletal muscle disorder

Drug Interaction

  • Albuterol
  • Montelukast
  • Budesonide
  • Levothyroxine
  • Doxycycline
  • Aspirin