What is Rulid?
Rulid is an antibiotic that is used to treat infections such as infections of the chest, tonsils, skin or genitals. It works by killing or stopping the growth of bacteria (bugs). Like all antibiotics, Rulid is not effective against infections caused by viruses.
How to take Rulid?
Rulid is best taken on an empty stomach, about 15 minutes before food or 3 hours after food. If it takes to feel sick, then take it with food. Take Rulid at the same time each day.
What are precautions to be followed while taking Rulid?
In case an individual taking the contraceptive 'pill', the effectiveness of the 'pill' can be reduced in case have a bout of being sick (vomiting) or diarrhea which lasts for more than 24 hours. If this happens, ask the doctor or pharmacist for advice about contraception over the following few days.
What are interactions of Rulid?
Rulid interacts with a number of other medications including warfarin and colchicine, so always check with the doctor or pharmacist before starting roxithromycin or before starting any new medicines, including medicines can be bought without a prescription.
How to dispose Rulid?
Rulid should be disposed with animal litter or unpalatable substances in the household dirt. Either call the pharmacist to know about take-back programs.