Azithromycin is used to prevent and treat a very serious type of infection (mycobacteria or MAC). It is a macrolide-type antibiotic. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria.
This medication will not work for viral infections (such as common cold, flu). Unnecessary use or misuse of any antibiotic can lead to its decreased effectiveness.
One should take this medication by mouth, with or without food.To prevent infection, take this drug as directed by your doctor, usually once a week on the same day each week. Continue to take this medication until your doctor tells you to stop.
Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens.
|Azithromycin Tablets 500mg 2||20|
|Directions||Take TWO tablets as a single dose.|
|Side Effects||The most common side effects are nausea, diarrhoea, stomach pain and skin irritation.Please see the electronic information leaflet for more details.|