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what is zpack used for?

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Dr. Simon Tsiouris
22 years experience Infectious Disease
Antibiotic: Z-pak is a brand name for the antibiotic Azithromycin which can be used to treat various types of bacterial infections but is most commonly used to treat "walking" pneumonia, bronchitis and sinusitis.
Answered on Jun 24, 2014
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