Biaxin works against Haemophilus influenza, Streptococcus pneumonia, Mycoplasma pneumonia, Staphylococcus aureus, Mycobacterium avium, and other similar viruses and helps to cure bacterial infections in the skin and the respiratory framework. It also aids in healing stomach ulcers caused due to Helicobacter pylori.
Dosage and Directions
Biaxin tablets should be consumed as a whole with a glass of water. Never take an overdose. Complete the course of the medication to prevent relapse. Never take an overdose. A usual course ranges from a week to a fortnight until the stomach ulcers are completely cured.
Patients allergic to erythromycin, its derivatives or related macrolide antibiotics should completely abstain from consuming Biaxin. Patients suffering from liver, kidney or heart disorders, or mineral imbalance should inform their doctor before starting the medication.
Pregnant and lactating women should not consume Biaxin. As Biaxin interacts with cisapride, pimozide, ergot medicines, consuming it with these medicines may prove fatal.
Consuming Biaxin may cause side effects in the form of skin allergies, erratic heartbeat or breathing issues, swelling in the face, stomachache, headache, fever, nausea to name a few.
Missed or Overdose
In case you miss a dose and realize it close to the time of your next dose, then you can resume your regular schedule. Never consume a double dose, or consume two doses within a short time gap, else it may trigger side effects. In case you notice any abnormal symptoms, then you should seek immediate medical assistance.
Biaxin should be stored at room temperature between 59-77 degrees F fat from the reach of children and pets. It should be kept in a dark and moisture-free place.
All the information provided is general in nature, and should not be used for self-medication or self-diagnosis. Follow the advice of your health care professional. All the information is true to the best of our knowledge, but we advise our customers to review and verify the same, before consuming the medication. Our website does not undertake the responsibility for any direct, indirect, special or other indirect damage caused due to the information provided or the effects of self-treatment.