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A 29-year-old male asked:

Hi doctors. if i crush azithromycin and drink it with a smoothie, is the effect of the pill going to be the same?

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Dr. Matt Wachsman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Yes: but a liquid form is already available. Indeed, the majority of doses of it in the pediatric population is as a powder you mix up with water (keep in the refrigerator after it is mixed or use immediately).
Last updated Feb 6, 2022


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