Azithromycin

FDA Approved: * November 14, 2005
Pharm Company: * TEVA
Category: Antibiotics

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Azithromycin Overview

Azithromycin is an antibiotic useful for the treatment of a number of bacterial infections.[2] This includes middle ear infections, strep throat, pneumonia, traveler's diarrhea, and certain other intestinal infections. It may also be used for a number of sexually transmitted infections including chlamydia and gonorrhea infections. Along with other medications, it may also be used for malaria. It can be taken by mouth or intravenously with doses once per day.[2] Common side effects include nau...

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can i switch from azithromycin to amoxicillan
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I was given 500 mg of azithromycin at the hospital and the next day when I went to have my script filled it was too expensive. Can I switch to amoxicillan 500 mg?
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Samitrogen Azitromicina 500 Mg
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I got a prescription from Mexico with 6 capsules in it, sealed, but it says 500 mg on it. How am I supposed to administer these? Taking 1000 mg the first day? and the rest one at a time a day after that? ## Yes, it contains the active ingredient Azithromycin and the package you mentioned is used just like a Z-Pak, 2 the first day, then one each day after, until you finish them. This antibiotic may cause side effects, such as nausea, drowsiness, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea. Learn more Azithromycin details here. Is there anything else I can help with? ## I have the same bottle, is this safe for a 9 year old to take and is it the same dosage? ## I use azithromycin for my facial acne. It does miracles
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azitromicina dosage 500 mg
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I have 6 pills in sealed container. I believe it's for 5 days. What is the recommended dosage? ## I want to know the dosage of AZITROMICINA. I have 6 capsules of 500 mgs. Please reply asap. thank you, kindly. ## Azithromycin is an antibiotic used to treat various types of infections. Before using it, you should see a doctor to confirm that you have an infection. If you use it and you do not, you run the risk of developing antibiotic resistant bacteria. The normal dosage is 2 tablets on the first day, then one tablet on days 2 to 5. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, skin rash and diarrhea. You can read more on the medication here: Have you consulted a doctor, yet? ## Can you take azitromicina 500 mg if your on warafin? ## THERE ARE THREE 500 MG. TABLETS IN THE PACK...
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Azithromycin And Cefixime
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immediate release bilayer tablet of azithromycin and cefixime.1>..dose of both drug in bilayer immediate tablet....2>ingredients.3>related rationle. ## They are both antibiotics that are used to treat various types of infections. Side effects may include: nausea, dizziness, diarrhea and non-allergic skin rash. You can learn more about them here: Are there any other questions or comments? ## Hi, is it okay to take 1 tablet everyday of 500mg azithromycin for 2 days and two tables of 200 mg cefixime for 10 days in treating chalmydia?
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I've been prescribed this medication for Chlamydia, is this correct? I have 5 doses of this medication, will this work? ## Hello, Jenny! How are you? Yes, it can be prescribed to treat this STI. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash, and diarrhea. If you do not see any improvement, after finishing your course of treatment, please consult your doctor. Is there anything else I can help with?
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azithromycin what is the price
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Azithromycin or Penicillin which is more expensive and which is more effective in fighting upper respiratory infection ## The price will depend on where you live and which pharmacy you go to. Which is more effective depends on what type of bacteria has caused the infection, and its severity. Which medication has your doctor recommended? The FDA lists the typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic, and diarrhea.
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can i switch from one antibiotic to another ?!?
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i have taken azithromycin the 4 pills 2 days ago for an infection and i have to take ampicillin 500 mg for a uti can i take it ## Yes, though the FDA warns that the Ampicillin may slightly reduce the efficacy of Azithromycin. The typical side effects are listed as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea. Is there anything else I can help with?
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craztronin azitromicin tabs 500mg
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white 3 tabs 500mg what is it used for ## Craztronin--what is it usually prescribed for ## The active ingredient is Azithromycin, an antibiotic used to treat various types of infections. Some of the most common side effects include: nausea, drowsiness, diarrhea and skin rash. ## coughing and sinus drainage...Is this prescription of Craztronin Azitromicina okay, 3 tablets in package do I take one a day or what is the correct doseage? ## Since you don't seem to have any info on it and I have access to a box, I thought you might need this too. text from box: Dosis: la que el medico senale. Via de administracion: Oral. Su venta requiere receta medica. No se deje al alcance de los ninos. No se administre durante el embarazo ni la lactancia. Conservese a temperatura ambiente a no mas de 3...
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We r travelling thru India and have been given a course of ceficon-ax ( combination of cefixime200mg and azithromycin 250 mg) for my 19 year old daughter suffering from dizziness and mild diarioh. She has been taking it morning and evening for two days, but last night and today is feeling very nauseous and can't eat? Should we stop taking them? Regards Sara
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azithromycin tablet 250 mg
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When I had my wisdom tooth pulled they gave me penicillin and I was allergic .. I need to take this 1g of azithromycin for gonorreah .. Is that ok ? ## Hello, Justin! How are you? It is a different antibiotic, but there is a chance you may also discover that you're allergic to it. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 4 months ago.
 

Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Azithromycin
  • Capsule: 250mg
  • For Suspension: 100mg/5ml, 1gm/packet, 200mg/5ml
  • For Suspension, Extended Release: 2gm/bot
  • Injection: 2.5gm/vial, 500mg, 500mg/vial
  • Powder for Reconstitution: 100mg/5ml, 1g, 200mg/5ml
  • Solution: 1%
  • Solution/drops: 1%
  • Suspension: 1200mg(200mg/5ml), 300mg(100mg/5ml)
  • Tablet: 250mg, 500mg, 600mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Azithromycin: (180 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0093-2026 Azithromycin 200 mg/5ml Oral Powder, for Suspension by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-2027 Azithromycin 100 mg/5ml Oral Powder, for Suspension by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-7146 Azithromycin 250 mg Oral Tablet 6 Count Pack by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-7147 Azithromycin 600 mg Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-7148 Azithromycin 100 mg/5ml Oral Powder, for Suspension by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-7149 Azithromycin 200 mg/5ml Oral Powder, for Suspension by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-7169 Azithromycin 500 mg Oral Tablet 3 Count Pack by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0179-0033 Azithromycin 600 mg Oral Tablet by Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
  • 0409-0144 Azithromycin 500 mg/1 Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0781-1496 Azithromycin 250 mg Oral Tablet 6 Count Pack by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-1497 Azithromycin 600 mg Oral Tablet by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-1941 Azithromycin 500 mg Oral Tablet 3 Count Pack by Sandoz Inc
  • 0904-6010 Azithromycin 250 mg Oral Tablet by Major Pharmaceuticals
  • 10019-648 Azithromycin 100 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Baxter Healthcare Corporation
  • 16590-383 Azithromycin 500 mg Oral Tablet 3 Count Pack by Stat Rx USA LLC
  • 21695-012 Azithromycin 250 mg Oral Tablet by Rebel Distributors Corp.
  • 21695-013 Azithromycin 500 mg Oral Tablet by Rebel Distributors Corp.
  • 21695-548 Azithromycin 100 mg/5ml Oral Powder, for Suspension by Rebel Distributors Corp.
  • 21695-549 Azithromycin 200 mg/5ml Oral Powder, for Suspension by Rebel Distributors Corp.
  • 24236-671 Azithromycin 250 mg Oral Tablet by Remedyrepack Inc.
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Other drugs which contain Azithromycin or a similar ingredient: (5 results)


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