Zithromax can be used for treating mild to moderate infections a result of certain bacteria. It may also be used alone or with medicines to take care of or prevent certain infections in persons with advanced HIV infection. Zithromax is really a macrolide antibiotic. It slows the development of, or sometimes kills, sensitive bacteria by reducing the creation of important proteins needed by the bacteria to survive.
Use Zithromax as directed because of your doctor.
Ask your medical provider any questions you might have about how to use Zithromax.
Store Zithromax below 86 degrees F (30 degrees C). Store far from heat, moisture, and light-weight. Do not store inside the bathroom. Keep Zithromax out from the reach of kids and away from pets.
Active Ingredient: Azithromycin.
All medicines might cause unwanted effects, but some everyone has no, or minor, unwanted side effects.
Check along with your doctor if any of these most popular unwanted effects persist or become bothersome:
Diarrhea; headache; loose stools; nausea; stomach pain; upset stomach; vomiting.
Seek medical attention right away if these severe unwanted side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness within the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue; unusual hoarseness); bloody stools; changes in hearing or the loss of hearing; chest pain; eye or vision problems; irregular heartbeat; muscle weakness; pounding inside chest; red, swollen, blistered, or peeling skin; ringing in the ears; seizure; severe diarrhea; stomach cramps/pain; trouble speaking or swallowing; yellowing from the skin or eyes.
This is not an entire listing of all negative effects that could occur. If you have questions on unwanted side effects, contact your doctor.
Do NOT use Zithromax if:
Contact your doctor or health care provider straight away if all of these sign up for you.
Some health conditions may connect to Zithromax. Tell your physician or pharmacist if you have any health conditions, in particular when any with the following apply to you:
Some medicines may interact with Zithromax. Tell your medical provider should you take every other medicines, especially any from the following:
This will not be a complete list of all interactions that will occur. Ask your medical provider if Zithromax may interact to medicines that you take. Check with your doctor prior to starting, stop, or change the dose from a medicine.
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