Rulide or Roxithromycin is the semi synthetic macrolide antibiotic medicine, which is used for curing respiratory tract, soft tissue and urinary infections. It is derived from erythromycin that contains the same 14-membered lactone ring. Nevertheless, the N-oxime side chain is attached to this ring and is also at present undergoing clinical trials for male pattern hair loss treatment. Rulide is offered under plenty of brand names such as Roxl-150, Xthrocin, Surlid, Roxo, Biaxsig, Roxithromycin, Roximycin, Roxar, Rulid, Roxomycin, Coroxin and Tirabicin. It isn’t offered in United States and has been tested to possess antimalarial activity.
Doses of Rulide :
- You can take Rulide as prescribed by your doctor.
- Tablets should be taken at least 15 minutes before food or empty stomach which means more than 3 hours after meal.
- You can take the missed dose as soon as you remember; skip the missed dose and take the next one when you are meant to.
- Store Rulide tablets at room temperature away from heat and moisture.