Introduction: Azithromycin is a medicine whose brand name is Zithromax. It’s an antibiotic medicine. It is used for many causes. If you can perfectly use then you will get results.
It’s used infection for include.
- chest problem like pneumonia
- Ear, nose, and throat also have skin infections
- Lyme disease
- Few sexual transmitted issues
It’s used long-term to prevent chest infections for people who keep getting it. It has a group named macrolide antibiotics. Macrolide antibiotics kill the bacteria infection. It has also capsules, tablets, and liquid also injections.
Who can take Azithromycin?
It’s not comfortable for some people. have a risk for a few kinds of people. First you sure, you can use it or not? Discuss with any doctor before using it.
- Ever had an allergic reaction to azithromycin
- liver and kidney issue
- heart problems, including irregular heartbeats
- Ever had diarrhea
- Myasthenia gravis – azithromycin can make the symptoms of this muscle
When do you take Azithromycin?
It tablets come in 250mg, and500mg strengths now. Capsules are 250mg & liquid is 200mg in 5ml. Azithromycin 500mg a day for 3 -10 days depending on the infection tread. You can higher dose of 1mg/2mg.
How to take it?
you can usually, take azithromycin once a day. Try to take it at the same time and same day. If you are taking azithromycin take them at least 1 hour before food/ 2 hours after eating and also you have tablets or liquid, you can take the same. The liquid is very good for children. Because you can eat with juice.
If you forget a dose
Really, If you forget to take a dose. Then you need to do it very quickly to take it. Just leave the missed dose and take the next dose at the proper time. Do not take 2 doses same time. So discuss with the doctor when you take 2 doses at the same time.
Effects of azithromycin
All medicine has some side effects. So Azithromycin also has some effects. if you mistake something then you can affect this.
- stomach pain
If you use this medicine then always try to take the perfect dose and at the perfect time. Besides, if you missed any dose then discuss your doctor. You can also take other medicine but before telling your doctor or pharmacist.