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

Azithromycin Overview

Azithromycin is an antibiotic useful for the treatment of bacterial infections. It is an azalide, a subclass of macrolide antibiotic. It is derived from erythromycin, with a methyl-substituted nitrogen atom incorporated into the lactone ring, thus making the lactone ring 15-membered. Azithromycin is somewhat more potent against certain bacterial species than erythromycin, but its widespread popularity arises primarily from its slow elimination from the body, which allows many infections to be...

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Do I take one a day for three days? ## Hello, Roxie! How are you? According to the databases, this is listed as containing Azithromycin, which is an antibiotic that's used to treat or prevent bacterial infections. Typical side effects are listed as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea. However, what are you taking it to treat? Why was it prescribed? I can't answer your question, without more details. Were any dosing instructions provided?
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My son age 4.when I use azitromicina 200mg. 4Ml My son have skin rash
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I bought these over internet chemist r these real as it says on leaflet that azithromycin is white
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i do have a pblm of spontaneous seminal emission dr suggest me to have one tablet for seven days so plz tell me how much effective it would be in such diesease. ## Hello, Mak! How are you? This medication contains the active ingredient Azithromycin, it is an antibiotic that's used to treat or prevent infections. Typical side effects may include nausea, dizziness, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea. It seems that your doctor might think your problem is being caused by some type of infection, so they prescribed an antibiotic to treat it. Did they give you a diagnosis?
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white oval pill with the markings ggd6 ## The pill in description is Azithromycin (250 mg). Azithromycin is used to treat or prevent certain bacterial infections, most often those causing middle ear infections, tonsillitis, throat infections, laryngitis, bronchitis, pneumonia, Typhoid, and sinusitis. To view information about this drug, please click on the link below... Do you have any more questions or information to add? Please post back if you do. ## If I had diarrhea the treatment failed? And I have to take more pills?
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Can Cefixime be given just the day after AF kit
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Odor not usual to normal odor..not much discharge, but there is a fishy smell coming when I am naked down in vaginal Area ## Hi Carealot! Have you been to a doctor and have you been diagnosed with an STI? You need to contact your doctor and get tested. If you do have an STI then your doctor can give you the proper antibiotic. ## @carealot, Sorry to hear about your situation... But Cats is right that your doctor should be able to prescribe you the appropriate antibiotic based on their diagnosis and a closer evaluation. However, I am finding from my own research that certain antibiotics such as (Azithromycin or Doxycycline) are what's commonly recommended by doctors for treating chlamydia. I hope this helps answer your question!
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in which symptoms or problems that can be applied Z Mycin and how much workfull it for patients ## what is the the cause of headach ## Hello, Roshni! How are you? This medication contains the active ingredient Azithromycin, which is an antibiotic that's used to treat bacterial infections. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea. Habivo, how bad is the headache? How long have you had it? Do you take any medications? Do you have any medical conditions?
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I shall be very much glad if you will please let me know actually which patient or for which deceases "Saf Kit" is prescribed by a doctor, since the kit contains three different drugs "Azithromycin, Fluconazole,Secnidazole" for a single person to consume in a day.
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i have severe reaction from monocef and azithromycin. now doc has prescribed me gramocef-of. whether the medicine is also going to react.
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • 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%
  • Tablet: 250mg, 500mg, 600mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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