Roxithromycin 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, roxithromycin is not effective against infections caused by viruses.
This medicine is used to treat various infections caused by bacteria such as: acutepharyngitis (sore throat and discomfort when swallowing) tonsillitis. sinusitis.