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Brand Name Azithromycin
Generic Name Azithromycin
Category Antibiotic/Anti-infectives
Medication 250, 500 and 1000 mg

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What is Azithromycin and what are its uses ?
How does Azithromycin Works (Mechanism) ?
Dosage: How should you take Azithromycin ?
Possible food and drug interactions when taking Azithromycin.
Azithromycin Warnings and Precautions.
Azithromycin Side effects.

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What is Azithromycin and what are its uses ?

Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) is in a class of drugs called macrolide antibiotics. Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) fights bacteria in the body.

Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) is used to treat many different types of bacterial infections, such as bronchitis, pneumonia, tonsillitis, skin infections, ear infections, and sexually transmitted diseases.

How does Azithromycin Works (Mechanism) ?

Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) contains the active ingredient Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin), which is a type of medicine known as a macrolide antibiotic. It is used to treat infections caused by bacteria.

Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) works by preventing bacteria from producing proteins that are essential to them. Without these proteins the bacteria cannot grow, replicate and increase in numbers. Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) therefore stops the spread of infection and remaining bacteria are killed by the body's immune system or eventually die.

Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) is a broad-spectrum antibiotic that is active against a wide variety of bacteria that cause a wide variety of infections. Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) may be used to treat infections of the upper or lower airways, skin or soft tissue, or ears. It may also be used to treat the sexually transmitted infection chlamydia.

To make sure the bacteria causing an infection are susceptible to Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) your doctor may take a tissue sample, for example a swab from the throat or skin. 

Dosage: How should you take Azithromycin ?

Take Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) tablet orally.

Swallow the Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) tablets whole with a full glass of water.

Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) tablets can be taken with or without food. Take your doses at regular intervals. Do not take Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) more often than directed.

Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) Dosage for Adults

Respiratory Diseases, Tonsillitis, Strep Throat, and Skin Infections
The usual dose of Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) is 250 milligrams in a single dose the first day. This is followed by 250 milligrams once daily for the next 4 days. Alternatively, patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease may be prescribed 500 milligrams a day for 3 days.
Genital Ulcer Disease
The usual dose of Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) is a single 1000 mg one time only.
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
The usual dose of Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) is a single 2000 mg one time only

Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) Dosage for Children

Middle Ear Infection
For children aged 6 months and up, treatment may be given three ways. One option is a single dose of 30 milligrams per 2.2 pounds of body weight. Another option is a dose of 10 milligrams per 2.2 pounds given each day for 3 days. Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) can also be given over a period of 5 days, starting with a dose of 10 milligrams per 2.2 pounds on the first day and continuing with daily doses of 5 milligrams per 2.2 pounds for the next 4 days.

Pneumonia
For children aged 6 months and up, the usual dose of Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) is 10 milligrams of Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) per 2.2 pounds of body weight in a single dose the first day, followed by 5 milligrams per 2.2 pounds for the next 4 days.

Strep Throat and Tonsillitis
For children aged 2 years and up, the usual dose of Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) is 12 milligrams per 2.2 pounds of body weight once daily for 5 days.

Have you skipped your Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) dose?

If you miss a dose of Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin), take it as soon as you can. If it is almost time for your next dose, take only that dose. Do not take double or extra doses of Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin). There should be an interval of at least 12 hours between doses.

If you take too much of Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin)?
Incase of an overdose with Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) seek medical emergency immediately.
Symptoms of Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) overdose include
  • nausea,
  • vomiting,
  • diarrhea, and
  • abdominal discomfort
Where should you store Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin)?

Store Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) out of the reach of children in a container that small children cannot open.

Store Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees F). Throw away any unused amount of Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) after the expiry date.

Available strengths of Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin)
Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) tablets are available in the strengths of 250 mg, 500 mg and 1000 mg. 

Possible food and drug interactions when taking Azithromycin.

The following drugs may interact with Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin). They may increase or decrease the activity of Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin)

  • antacids
  • astemizole
  • digoxin
  • dihydroergotamine
  • ergotamine
  • magnesium salts
  • terfenadine
  • triazolam
  • warfarin

Inform your health care professional about all other medicines you are taking, including non-prescription medicines, nutritional supplements, or herbal products. Also tell your prescriber or health care professional if you are a frequent user of drinks with caffeine or alcohol, if you smoke, or if you use illegal drugs. These may affect the way Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) works. Check with your health care professional before stopping or starting any of your medicines.

Who should not take Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin)?

Do not take Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) if you suffer from liver disease.

Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) is in the FDA pregnancy category B. This means that it is not expected to harm an unborn baby. Do not take Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) without first talking to your doctor if you are pregnant or could become pregnant during treatment.

It is not known whether Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) passes into breast milk. Do not take Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) without first talking to your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby.

Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) should not be used if you are allergic to one or any of its ingredients. Please inform your doctor or pharmacist if you have previously experienced such an allergy.

If you feel you have experienced an allergic reaction, stop using Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) and inform your doctor or pharmacist immediately.

Azithromycin Warnings and Precautions.

Inform your health care professional if your symptoms do not improve in 2 to 3 days. Contact your prescriber or health care professional as soon as you can if you get an allergic reaction to Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin), such as rash, itching, difficulty swallowing, or swelling of the face, lips or tongue.

Keep out of the sun, or wear protective clothing outdoors and use a sunscreen. Do not use sun lamps or sun tanning beds or booths.

If you get severe or watery diarrhea, do not treat yourself. Call your prescriber or health care professional for advice.

Antacids can stop Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) from working. If you get an upset stomach and want to take an antacid, make sure there is an interval of at least 2 hours since you last took Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin), or 4 hours before your next dose.

If you are going to have surgery, tell your prescriber or health care professional that you are taking Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin).

Azithromycin Side effects.

Side effects of Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) that should be reported to your health care professional as soon as possible:

Rare or uncommon side effects of Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) :

  • dark yellow or brown urine
  • difficulty breathing
  • severe or watery diarrhea
  • skin rash, itching
  • irregular heartbeat, palpitations, or chest pain
  • vomiting
  • yellowing of the eyes or skin

Side effects of Azithromycin (Generic Azithromycin) that should be reported to your health care professional if they continue or are bothersome:

  • diarrhea
  • dizziness, drowsiness
  • hearing loss
  • headache
  • increased sensitivity to the sun
  • nausea
  • stomach pain or cramps
  • tiredness
  • vaginal irritation, itching or discharge