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Can I smoke while taking azithromycin

A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Bates
Family Medicine 9 years experience
Ummm...: Smoking while you have a lung infection sounds pretty un-loving to yourself. There will not be any bad drug interactions between the two, but please t... Read More

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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Azithromycin: I am not aware of any drug interactions btwn cannabis and azithromycin. However, smoking any substances can be a respiratory irritant and increase sym... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
Infectious Disease 49 years experience
Yes: You can smoke while taking zithromax but the best thing you could do for your health is to quit smoking. Get nicotine patches at your drug store and ... Read More
Dr. Charles Turck
Pharmacology 18 years experience
You may: While I'm not advocating smoking, there's not interaction negative affect on smoking or nicotine on the azithromycin, which is what you're asking.
A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Rosan
Family Medicine 47 years experience
Another infection?: This might be more of an Acute Sinusitis followed by Bronchitis symptoms. First, Azithromycin is only for 5-6 days, which is considered therapeutic f... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerardo Guerra Bonilla
Family Medicine 13 years experience
Azithromycin: Azithromycin can be taken with meals.
A female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 58 years experience
Was it for Chlamydia: The question you ask does not have enough information as to why you and your partner took Azithromycine I am presuming you took it for Chlamydia.It us... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 41 years experience
Yes: no interaction between azithromycin and diphenhydramine
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
Addiction Medicine 35 years experience
It's fine: The studies show more problem with medicines used for fungal infections and some antivirals rather than the macrocodes such as azithromycin. As in any... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Usually none, but: Zithromax (azithromycin), prednisone, or prednisolone can each bother a patient's stomach. Therefore, a patient might feel better if she avoids foods ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Leander Po
Infectious Disease 19 years experience
Generally, yes: Over the counter medications for supportive management is usually ok to take with azithromycin.