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Side Effect Of Clarithromycin
Probably not: These are not common side effects of either drug, but it might be possible. However, this combination of antibiotics suggests you have a fairly severe infection (pneumonia? abscess?). Such an infection certainly could cause fatigue and muscle aching; I think that's the best bet. Definitely discuss this with the doctor treating you. Good luck! ...Read more
The generic form of the antibiotic biaxin (clarithromycin) a few days ago, for a sinus infectionpossible this is an unlisted side effect of the harsh antibiotic?
What's the question?: You failed to indicate what the side-effect about which you were concerned actually is. ...Read more
Rare but possible: According to the phycisians desk reference (pdr), Clarithromycin causes tinnitus in 2% of patients, and hearing loss in 1% of patients. It's possible that the ringing may also be a result of your illness, especially if it is an upper respiratory illness. If the tinnitus persists, I would definitely check with your doctor, and probably see an ENT specialist to check your hearing. ...Read more
Pneumonia and am currently taking biaxin (clarithromycin). My mouth is producingand annoying. Is this a side effect of the drug, or being ill?
Both possible: The medication you are taking can produce unpleasant tastes, but you don't specify what the problem is. Certainly people who are ill may have a variety of manifestations of the illness, and in addition, antibiotics can predispose one to secondary infections, like thrush, which can be very unpleasant. ...Read more
I am on clarithromycin for tonsillitis as allergic to penicillin and am experiencing a bit of chest tightness and light headed, is this a side effect?
I started taking clarithromycin for an ear infection, but now the ear that was not infected is ringing, is this a temporary side effect?
I started on biaxin (clarithromycin) XL for a sinus infection. I was urinating and went to wipe and noticed red blood on tissue and in toilet. Is this a side effect?
Prescribed Clarithromycin on 3rd dose. After I take the roof of my mouth itch and random spots on my face. Online says mild itch less serious sideeffect?
Should I stop taking Clarithromycin due to sideeffects? Severe nausea, belly aches, dizziness, headaches, bad taste, digestion. No diarrhoea
I just completed 5 day s on clarythromycin, however, last 3 days I have experience irritability in my anus and intestine track. Is this a side effect?
Drug side effects: Clarithromycin can cause gastrointestinal side effects like stomach ache, bloating, gas, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. These symptoms usually go away after you stop taking the medicine. Also, a yeast infection can follow use of antibiotics. The latter can be helped by taking probiotics. ...Read more
Lots: Check out https://online. Epocrates. Com/noframe/showpage. Do? Method=drugs&monographid=451 & http://www. Drugs. Com/biaxin. Html for more info on this macrolide antibiotic. ...Read more
I accidentally took twice the prescribed dose of biaxin (clarithromycin) 500mg for the past 3 days. What side effects should I be concerned about? I have bronchitis.
GI upset: You can expect some nausea, queasiness, loose stool, abdominal cramping. Ou may feel a bit weak and lightheaded if you develop a lot of diarrhea. Drink some gatorade and get back on the prescribed dosing. ...Read more
Clarithromycin: Not a common side effect for that drug. ...Read more
I am taking Clarithromycin, Omeprazole & Amoxicillin for Helicobacter Pylor What are possible side effects?
H pylori: Potential nausea, potential cramp, potential diarrhea. Should be fine though ...Read more
I just finished prevpac (lansoprazole amoxicillin and clarithromycin) with almost no side effects. Can I get them later?
X ray- right side a patchy alveolar infiltrates, rule out pneumonia. I don't have any symptom only burning in left chest. Took antibiotics for 10 days (biaxin). Is it clear by now? Whn to go for rexray
How do you feel?: You should return when and if your doctor asked you to but if he didn't, and the symptoms that brought you there are gone, and you feel fine, then you likely don't need a repeat film. It's possible that these findings represent scarring or a lung not fully expanded but if they are from acute disease they may persist on film for weeks after you are healed. If you still have symptoms, go back. ...Read more
Yes: Usually nausea, vomiting or diarrhea.Get a more detailed answer ›
Can I take amoxicillin and omeprazole to kill h pylori because the clarithromycin is giving me horrible side effects I can't handle it anymore?
Treat the H.pylori: H.Pylori status is checked with the intention of treating the infection to eradication, when found. If persistent, recurrent, or you are intolerant to a drug, please ask your doctor to prescribe a drug combination different than your initial regimen. Amoxicillin alone is insufficient to achieve clearance. Under-treated h.Pylori may increase your risk of ulceration as well as of stomach cancer. ...Read more
I am on biaxin (clarithromycin) for a sinus infection. I am wondering if one of the side effects is increased thirst? I am drinking a lot of water! 1-2 gallons a day.
60 yrs old. Finished day 10 of prevpac (lansoprazole amoxicillin and clarithromycin). 4 more days to go. So far, some diarrhea & vaginal itch. Should I worry about any new side effects appearing?
Today is day 3 of Clarithromycin 500mg 2x/day. I've taken this medicine 2x before, but today, my left upper eye lid/ lash line is swollen & darkened & my cheek is red/blotchy (same side as eye). Could this be an allergic reaction to the medicine?
Unlikely: But you need to be seen, it might be rather an infectious cause, best wishes ...Read more
Is it ok/good to take probiotics or yogurt with prevpac (lansoprazole amoxicillin and clarithromycin) (h.Pylori) to prevent some of the side effects and keep good bacteria?
Yes..: Taking probiotics and/or yogurt will not interfere with your treatment of h. Pylori. ...Read more
No: It won't harm you but will probably not be effective. Do not take it. Get a new prescription. ...Read more