BrandName for Roxi-

Recently recieved this reply to a inquiry. 

"We can get in Roxithromycin-  in 150mg and 300 mg.  Brand name ROXID-, manufacturer ALEMBIC- LIMITED-"

Rulid-orRulide has been the brand that I have know and has been suggested in the past as most reliable.   I have not been able to find a way to source that brand anymore.

Any thought on the above manufacturers ?  

Also found this very interesting discourse while googling;

-Trade Name(s): India- Actirox,   Ambroxit,  Arbid,  Arbid-A,  Artirox,  Artirox-Sp,  Atrox,  Aurox 150,  Aurox  50mg,  Aurox-Kid,  Avirox,  Avirox Forte,  Avirox-Am,  Avirox-St,  Bd-Rox,   Biorox,  Bio-Throx,  Canrox,  Canrox-A,  C-Rox,  Curox,  Cyrox,  Derox, Emrox,   Emrox-Dt,  Entrox,  E-Rox,  Flanzen-Rx,  Geerox,  Hirox,  Hycin,  Inrox,   Kevrox,  Kevrox-S,  Kevrox-Sa,  Leolide,  Luprex,  Maclong,  Macrox-150,   Medirox,  Medirox-A,  Med-Rox,  Mgrox,  Myrox,  N-Rox,  Nuroxy,  Odirox,  Odirox  Kid,  Pd-Rox,  Punchorox,  R.T.Cure,  Ralrox,  Ralrox-A,  Rezilide,  Rmc,   Rokcin,  Ropit,  Rosid Plus,  Rosix,  Rox, Roxcer,  Roxcure,  Roxcure Sp,   Roxcure-M,  Roxee,  Roxem,  Roxeptin,  Roxeptin-M.,  Roxetomin,  Roxibest,   Roxibid,  Roxica,  Roxicare,  Roxicos,  Roxid,  Roxidase,  Roxid-M,  Roxikab,   Roxikind,  Roxilac,  Roxilin,  Roximic,  Roximin,  Roximol,  Roxinga,  Roxinta,   Roxipil,  Roxipower,  Roxis,  Roxisara, Roxitec,  Roxitem,  Roxith,  Roxithro,   Roxitis,  Roxitrac,  Roxivar,  Roxivista,  Roxiz,  Roxized, Roxmed , Roxon,   Roxsun, Roxsym,  Roxsym-A,  Roxy,  Roxylab,  Roxzy,  Rt-Cure,  Rt-Dase,  R-Thro,  Ruben,  Rulide, Sanox,  Satrox,  Sayoxid,  Selrox,  Siarox,  Skyrox, Symrox,   Synrox,  Taurix,  Throx ,  Troxy,  Twirox, Unorox,  Wyrox,  Xyrox,  Yesrox,   Zedan,  Zothra,  Z-Thro,  Zuroxy. International- Acevor,  Allolide,   Aristomycin, Asmetic, Assoral,  Azuril,  Bazuctril,  Biaxsig, Claramid,   Delitroxin,  Delos, Dorolid, Elrox,  Erybros,  Floxid, Infectoroxit, Inferoxin,  Ixor, Klomicina,  Ladlid,  Macrolid, Macrosil,  Makrodex,  Monobac,   Neo-Suxigal,  Nirox,  Odonticina,  Overal,  Pedilid,  Pedrox, Ramivan,   Redotrin,  Remora,  Renicin,  Ridinfect,  Ritosin,  Rokilide,  Rolexit,  Romyk,   Rossitrol,  Roxacine,  Roxamed,  Roxar,  Roxcin,  Roxeptin,  Roxi Basics,   Roxibion,  Roxi-CT,  Roxide,  Roxidura, Roxigamma,  RoxiHefa,  Roxihexal,   Roximain, Roximax,  Roximerck,,  Roximisan,  Roxi-Puren,  Roxi-Q,  Roxistad,   Roxitas,  Roxithro-Lich,  Roxithromycine Ratiopharm,  Roxithromycine Winthrop,   Roxithromycin-Hexal, Roxitop, Roxl,  Roxo,  Roxyspes,  Rulicin,  Rulid,   Simacron,  Sitro,  Subroxine,  Thriostaxil,  Thromin,  Throsyn,  Unorox,   Uplores,  Vaselpin,  Vomitoran,  Xitrocin,  Z-Thro,  Zyrox.

 -Why it is prescribed  (Indications) : This medication is a semi-synthetic macrolide  antibiotic, prescribed for respiratory tract, urinary and soft tissue  infections.  

-When it is not to be taken  (Contraindications): Hypersensitivity.

-Pregnancy Category : 

-Category B :  Animal reproduction studies have failed to  demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled  studies in pregnant women OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but  adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to  demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

 -Dosage & When it is to  be taken : Adult: PO- The recommended dose is 150 mg twice daily or  300 mg once daily for 5-10 days.
-How it should be taken  : It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, on an empty  stomach.
 -Warnings and Precautions  : * Caution should be exercised in patients with history of liver  impairment, abnormal heart rhythm, any allergy, who are taking other  medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding. * Monitor liver function  regularly while taking this medication.  * Avoid long-term use of this  medication; otherwise it may cause liver damage. 
 

-Side Effects :   -Gastrointestinal -Nausea, - abdominal pain, diarrhea, loss of appetite, constipation, indigestion and  flatulence. Central --Nervous System - Weakness, uneasiness, headache,  dizziness and weakness. -Liver - Liver inflammation and increased  liver enzyme values. -Miscellaneous - Rash, changes in blood counts  and eosinophilia.

 

 -Other Precautions  : * Avoid excess dosage.

Louise, I looked at the Alembic website and tney seem like a good place.  I have recently taken some of those sky-blue roxithromycins from India, I forget the name but they are made for Abbott, who wouldn’t risk sullying their name by licencing inferior stuff.  My infected finger was fine within a few days.  David has also taken something called Poliroxin, obtained from a Thai place.  This worked for him as well.  The suppliers of both were temporarily closed for investigation but reopened, so I guess they were found to be legitimate....................Sarah

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Completed Stratton/Wheldon regime for aggressive secondary progressive MS in June 2007, after four years, three of which intermittent.   Still improving bit by bit and no relapses since finishing treatment.

Hi Sarah,

My sky blue Indian Roxy is labelled Rulide. 

Chrisq

74 y/o male, (mis) dx 1980's, b-/ w-chair bound 24/7, Wheldon protocol. No problems with ABX  Experimenting with 2 weeks on, 2 weeks off Tini pulses. Early glimmers. Life is tough, but I'm tougher . Mission statement:

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Chris, I took some sky-blue Indian Rulide in 2007 and I survived!............Sarah 

Completed Stratton/Wheldon regime for aggressive secondary progressive MS in June 2007, after four years, three of which intermittent.   Still improving bit by bit and no relapses since finishing treatment.