Generic Zithromax Reviews & Coupons
Manufacturer: Elder / Cadila
Today Generic Zitromax it is one of the most effective antibiotics for treating a variety of bacterial infections. It is a semi-synthetic antibiotic andt is helpful in treatment of various types of infections caused by bacteria, such as sexually transmitted diseases, respiratory infections, skin or ear infections.
Azithromycin Tablets Review
Generic Zithromax is a generic drug used to treat bacterial infections and is manufactured by Elder or Cadila. The active ingredient in Generic Zithromax tablets is Azithromycin. It is a semi-synthetic antibiotic, the first of a subclass of azalides, which are slightly different in structure from classical macrolides. Today it is one of the most effective antibiotics for treating a variety of bacterial infections. It is included to WHO Model List of Essential Medicines.There are also other effective antibiotics in this List such as Generic Amoxil 250mg (which belongs to the group of aminopenicillins) and Generic Keflex 250mg (belongs to a group of medicines so called as cephalosporin antibiotics).
Generic Zithromax is useless in the treatment of diseases caused by viruses. It is helpful in treatment of various types of infections caused by bacteria, such as sexually transmitted diseases, respiratory infections, skin or ear infections. Generic Zithromax is used to treat bacterial infections of mild or moderate severity. It acts against a variety of bacteria, especially chlamydia, haemophilus bacteria and streptococci. In addition, the drug is effective for pneumonia, tonsillitis, and strep throat in children.
For acute or sinus bacterial infections it is taken a 500mg dose per day, during 3 days. For skin infections or pneumonia it is used 500mg single dose for first time and then 250mg per day, during 2-5 days. For non-gonococcal urethra and cervical infections and genital ulcer disease – 1g single dose. For gonococcal urethra and cervical infections – 2g single dose. You need to consult doctor for a dosage to your child, which will depend on child’s weight.
Before the treatment, it is necessary to pay attention to the fact that excessive or uncontrolled antibiotics leads to a reduction of their efficiency.
Azithromycin was issued by FDA in 2013 to be a drug that can lead to an irregular heart rhythm, which is potentially fatal for people with heart problems. There is also a risk for people with low blood levels of potassium or magnesium and to those who treat abnormal heart rhythms with other drugs.
Side effects of Generic Zitromax:
- nausea, dark urine, jaundice, stomach pain
- severe skin reaction (fever, sore throat, swelling)
- vaginal itching or discharge