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Dr. Stuart Kanter
21 years experience Geriatrics
Yes: Azithromycin can be crushed.
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A male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
It depends...: ...on what you are being treated for. Different infections respond to different doses of azithromycin. Check with the clinic or doctor who prescribed ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
It is okay: Yes it is often prescribed as 500mgm once a day for infections or as a pack called Z Pack given 500 mgm first day and 250mgm for next four days
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Zithromax: Know of none
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Not recommended: If you have ba cold Azithromycin is not indicated. Azithromycin does not work for viruses which a cold is.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
7-10 days: Azithromycin is very long acting. It will take 7-10 days to be entirely gone. But it's difficult to imagine what infection you were treating with this ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Azithromycin: Know of no natural / non-medication substance that is equivalent of azithromycin.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Taking Meds: Yes. Of course.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Reams
Specializes in Family Medicine
Different use: I am not sure for what you were prescribed the azithromycin. This is an unusual treatment course and not sure why but the medicine does build up in y ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Not advised: Doctors would not advise a person to use antibiotics that have expired over a year ago.

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