Active Ingredient(s): Azithromycin
FDA Approved: * April 27, 2007
Pharm Company: * INSITE VISION
Category: Antibiotics

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

Azasite Overview

Azithromycin is an antibiotic medication used for the treatment of a number of bacterial infections.[4] This includes middle ear infections, strep throat, pneumonia, traveler's diarrhea, and certain other intestinal infections.[4] Along with other medications, it may also be used for malaria.[4] It can be taken by mouth or intravenously with doses once per day.[4] Common side effects include nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and upset s...

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azasite is wrong

If you don't mind dropping a hot match into your eye, then go ahead and use azasite. In my opinion there is something terribly wrong with a cure that is worse than the original problem itself.What's the matter with people? Who, in their right mind would purposefully put this liquid fire in their eyes? I tried it once and had to rush back to the eye doctor because I was sure I had damaged myself. Well, somebody is lying, and I don't think it's my doctor. According to azasite's websites, less than 1% of folks in studies complained about burning. Ha! When I went back to my specialist the first thing out of his mouth was this is very common and that's what his patients tell him all the time. Don't think the doctor is lying here - but sure think the makers of azas...


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%
  • Suspension: 1200mg(200mg/5ml), 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 Azasite: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 17478-307 Azasite 10 mg/ml Ophthalmic Solution/ Drops by Akorn, Inc.
  • 31357-040 Azasite 10 mg/ml Ophthalmic Solution by Inspire Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Azithromycin or a similar ingredient: (5 results)

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azasite is wrong
If you don't mind dropping a hot match into your eye, then go ahead and use azasite. In my opinion there is somethin... 3 replies