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I was prescribed Biaxin (clarithromycin) for an ear infection, but it's causing insomnia. Is it safe to take alka seltzer sinus night formula to clear my nose & sleep?
Yes: It's OK short term to take the medication you request with Biaxin (clarithromycin) - there are no interactions or contraindications. However, I doubt very much your insomnia is due to our taking Biaxin (clarithromycin). It is just not a side effect of that medication. It is possible you are having trouble sleeping because of the ear infection and nasal congestion. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Etoh and Clarithro: Phillip353 ~ you can drink on anything (except FLAGYL! and ANTABUSE! ) but reduce intake. ( Clarithro can cause diarrea or intest hurrying and so does alcohol. The combination could reduce absorption of antibiotic) So yes, but dont let the dog out ! And I am trusting your 19y to behave as 49y , k? :-)) ...Read more