Zithromax is used to suppress bacterial protein combinations and prevents microscopic organisms from developing and spreading. It aids in curing infections in the upper and lower respiratory organs. It also helps to cure urogenital diseases, ulcers in the stomach and other ailments.
Dosage and Directions
- Follow the instructions of your doctor and complete the entire course of the medication.
- Never discontinue the medication without the advice of your doctor, else it may trigger a relapse.
How to Consume?
Swallow the tablet whole with a glass of water. It can be consumed with or without food.
Capsules need to be consumed on an empty stomach. It should not be broken or opened. Swallow whole with a glass of water. Ensure that there is a gap of at least two hours after consuming the medicine, before your next meal.
- Liquid Suspension:
Mix one dose packet with 2 ounces of water. Shake it well and drink instantly. Dispose of any suspension which has been prepared more than 12 hours ago. It can be consumed with or without food.
Word of Caution
- Although there is no proof that it is harmful to pregnant or lactating women; never consume Zithromax without the advice of the doctor.
- As the drug interacts with aluminum- or magnesium- based antacids, never consume Zithromax with these medicines.
Like other drugs, Zithromax too interacts with other drugs. Patients who are sensitive to medications like azithromycin or erythromycin. Mild side effects may include vomiting sensation, diarrhea, pain in the stomach, erratic heartbeats, loss of hunger, the yellowing effect of the skin, fever, skin rashes and pain in the head. In case you notice any unusual symptoms, immediately discontinue the medication and get in touch with your doctor.
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 unusual symptoms, then you should seek immediate medical assistance.
Zithromax should be stored at room temperature between 59 and 77 F far from the reach of children and pets. Dispose of any liquid if it is more than 10 days old. Keep away from light and moisture.
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.