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Azithromycin: 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 the lactone ring 15-membered. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
Azithromycin 250mg, I took the 1st dose which is 2 pills & then I took 1 pill the following day. How long will the medication stay in my system for?
Half life 68 hours: We use the term "half life" to get an idea of how long a drug/medication will stay in a person's system. The half life is how long it takes for half of the medication to be metabolized. The half life of a single 500 mg dose of azithromycin is 68 hours. In 68 hours,1/2 of that should be detectable. But then you have to factor in subsequent doses! So you can see, it hangs around for quite a while. ...Read more
Got claymida of a one night stand ordered the Azithromycin 2 tablets 500mg how long befor I can drink again just so I don't ruin the medication?
Can I mix his liquid azithromycin in soda? He has sensory issues and this is our third medication and 9th attempt at hiding his medication in 4 days.
2 yo and antibiotics: is the issue taste?? - if so certainly soda will help mask it - my only concern might be the carbonation - flat soda might be better. Some pharmacies will "custom flavor" medications if that helps - how about apple sauce - or mixing it with a milk shake?? good luck ...Read more
Although I know that any medication can, is Azithromycin commonly related to the rare Stevens Johnson syndrome?
No, not common: Stevens Johnson reactions are rare, so there isn't a commonly used medication that's commonly related to Stevens Johnson. ...Read more
How long will it take before the moisture is restored to your nostrils, after taking azithromycin? I'm on day three of my medication.
Nasal Congestion: You can use Normal Saline spray to help restore moisture to your nasal passages. ...Read more
I took azithromycin 500MG its been about 4 hours since I've taken the medication and I feel like throwing up will it degrees the effectiveness?
Is it okay to take midol (a menstral medication to reduce cramps, etc.) while taking azithromycin?
Fine: I can find no interactions between these two medications - you should be okay. ...Read more
If I needed to take Azithromycin for PID, could I withhold (with monitoring) my diltiazem medication for a few days so that I can take Azithromycine?
Lower dose, maybe: Azithromycin increases the levels of Diltiazem, & Diltiazem will increase the levels (effects) of Azithromycin when taken 2gether. Maybe a reasonable way forward is 2 talk to ur doctor abt decreasing the dose or taking smaller amounts of both. If u r at the lowest dose of Diltiazem, then holding off on Diltiazem is a reasonable option. U shd be monitored while taking Azithromycin during this stage ...Read more
What are the stages for a sinus infection to run it`s course. I am taking azithromycin. I started the medication on friday.
I had protected sex with a condom two days after being treated for chlamydia with azithromycin. Does that affect how the medication works?
Efficacy: By spreading germs partner to partner - it can prevent the treatment from being effective. ...Read more
Finished medrol (methylprednisolone) a day ago. On azythromycin feeling fatigue and loss of appetite. Normal side effects or either medications?
Not usually but: Medrol (methylprednisolone) tends to stimulate and increase appetite but azithromycin may upset your stomach to cause a loss in appetite. The fatigue however may be from a letdown from Medrol (methylprednisolone)'s stimulant effect. I presume that you had not been taking Medrol (methylprednisolone) for more than a week. If you had been taking Medrol (methylprednisolone) for months. contact your doctor or go to ER immediately since this may represent a transient adrenal failure. ...Read more
Can I have unprotected sex with my partner after 2 weeks of us taking medication (azithromycin) for chlamydia ?
Probably: Without retesting to make absolutely certain you both have been cured of this there is no way in which to guarantee that the chlamydia will not recur, but this is probably sufficient. ...Read more
Yellow discharge and a little itching after 2 days of gonorrhea medication I got a shot and 2 azithromycin pills please help
Probably OK: It can take a week for gonorrhea symptoms to clear, especially if you also have chlamydia, present in almost half of people with gonorrhea. Your treatment (ceftriaxone and azithromycin) will cure both. But if these symptoms started only after treatment, it could be yeast triggered by the antibiotics. Return to the doctor or clinic if symptoms get worse, or if still there a week after treatment. ...Read more
I am 39 weeks and I took some medication for an infection yesterday. It was azithromycin. Now I am having alot of clear and yellow discharge. ?
I took 1g azithromycin for chlamydia 5 days ago. This morning I threw up. Will it affect the medication?
Also Should I still have side effects?
Not affect medicatio: I am sorry to hear about your vomitting. No throwing up 5 days after taking azithromycin will not affect the medication. Your body has already absorbed the azithromycin, so throwing up will not affect the medication. It is true that throwing up is a side effect of azithromycin. If you continue to throw up more and more than you should consult a physician for help. But otherwise you should be ok. ...Read more
Is it ok to take azithromycin with my medications klonopin inderal remeron and aciphex (rabeprazole)?
Should be : As long as your doctor is supervising. ...Read more
How affective is ic azithromycin 500mg for treating chlamydia and is it normal to experience brown discharge after taking the medication?
Pa prescribed azithromycin for big toe infection -(skin around the toe.) is this a good medication for this? How many days to see improvement.?Thanks.
Yes: Azithromycin is good for the types of bacteria that cause skin infections, but there are others that work better. Many times the toe infection is due to an ingrown toenail and the nail needs to be treated or the infection will return once the antibiotics are stopped. If your toe looks like the picture it is an ingrown toenail. An antibiotic for skin infection should work within 2-3 days. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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