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Azithral 500 Will Be Taken Before Or After Food
Azithromycin (zithromax, azithrocin, zmax, azin) is an azalide, a subclass of macrolide antibiotics. Azithromycin is one of the world's best-selling antibiotics.[not in citation given (see discussion.)] it is derived from erythromycin, with a methyl-substituted nitrogen atom incorporated into the lactone ring, thus making ...Read more
Not with food: Either before or after -- but there is only about 40-50% absorption from the gastrointestinal tract -- therefore, taking food actually decreases the aborption even further. ...Read more
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After meals if . . .: Take antacids such as calcium carbonate after meals if you notice heartburn. If you can, avoid those foods that make it worse. Stop smoking. Keep alcohol to a minimum. Stay upright as long as possible after meals. If antacids aren't enough, consider h2 blockers like ranitidine. Failing that, consider proton pump inhibitors (ppis) like omeprazole. Go see your family doc if symptoms persist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can one take zentel albendazole 400mg(1 pill) during the day at anytime.Normally will it be after or before eating something.
Follow instructions: Abendazole's effectiveness is somewhat decreased if taken with food in part because it's diluted by the stomach contents and has less effectiveness as it traverses the bowel. You can take it with water, four ounces before taking the pill and four ounces to wash it down with. Sometimes people still require a second treatment even if taken as Rx'd ...Read more
It doesn't matter: There is slightly reduced absorption of doxycycline when taken with antacids, calcium, or high calcum foods such as dairy products. But the stress is on "slightly", almost certainly not enough to make any difference in its effectiveness. In other words, don't worry about it -- just take it with the frequency and for the duration as prescribed and don't worry about the details. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What's the dosage of econorm for adults? Should it be taken before food or after food? I'm suffering from loose stools since Wednesday. Not taking any
Uncertain: The benefit, and the dose, and the effect of food, are all speculative. If you have persistent loose stools, swallowing some yeast is not likely to help. To correct the condition requires that you first define the cause. You will need professional help for that. Many episodes of loose stools are brief and self contained. If that occurs in your case, be grateful it is gone and do not experiment wit ...Read more
After meals if . . .: Take antacids such as calcium carbonate after meals if you notice heartburn. If you can, avoid those foods that make it worse. Stop smoking. Keep alcohol to a minimum. Stay upright as long as possible after meals. If antacids aren't enough, consider h2 blockers like ranitidine. Failing that, consider proton pump inhibitors (ppis) like omeprazole. Go see your family doc if symptoms persist. ...Read more
Can medicine be taken immediately after drinking coffee? Or should we wait for a certain amount of time after drinking coffee? Thanks.
Coffee ; medications: There is a handful of medications that coffee can interfere with. You can speak to your pharmacist about any specific medication you are taking to inquire whether coffee interferes with its absorption, but as a general rule it is better to not drink coffee for about 2 hours after taking medication. Caffeine can affect the metabolism of tegretol and vice versa, but the interaction is minimal. ...Read more
Clarithromycin: Claribid (clarithromycin) tablets are usually taken twice per day, every 12 hours. Patients are usually directed to take them for 1 to 2 weeks. The dosage may vary for each patient, as different types of infection may require different doses. Your physician will determine the correct dosage required. It comes as a tablet, and a liquid to take by mouth. Take the regular tablet and liquid two times. ...Read more
Can Charcoal capsules be taken for diarreha( no vomiting) from food piosoning and if so should Oral rehydration be used before Charcoal Capsules?
Would avoid.: Diarrhea without vomiting caused by food poisoning is usually self limiting and doesn't require specific treatment if you are generally well that is no fever no dizziness no multiple exhausting bowel movements . The main side effect of charcoal is diarrhea and there is no evidence it is helpful in this condition. If you have diarrhea it always helps to increase your fluid intake. ...Read more
How to take meds: Best to take one hour before a meal or 3-4 hours after meals. ...Read more
Is upset stomach usually associated with amoxicillin? I've taken two 500 mg pills with little to no food. Can you take it with or without food?
How long after having an endoscopy&colonoscopy (at the same time) & they also take a biopsy are you allowed to eat? Also will nausea be felt after?
Will azithromycin still work if you were to have diarrohea or vomit about 3 hours after taking the dose?
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