Claricin 500mg Tablet Description:
Claricin 500mg Tablet is a macrolide antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, which are required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.
Claricin 500mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections. It is used in infections of tonsils, sinus, ear, nose, throat, skin and soft tissues, windpipe and lungs (pneumonia).
Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea, Allergy.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Claricin 500mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.Take it with food if you are experiencing stomach upset.Avoid Claricin 500mg Tablet with tyramine-rich food such as cheese, smoked fish, meats and some types of beer.
Is clarithromycin a penicillin
Clarithromycin is a macrolide antibiotic, not a penicillin or fluoroquinolone
Is Claricin safe?
Claricin is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Can I take Claricin for bacterial vaginosis
Claricin can be used to treat bacterial vaginosis unless resistance has not been developed against clindamycin or any macrolide antibiotic (Claricin. azithromycin, etc.)
Is Claricin gluten free or contain sulfa?
Claricin is gluten free. However, please refer to package insert of the prescribed brand before use. Claricin is not a sulfa drug/does not contain sulpha
Can I take clarithromycin with amoxicillin
Yes clarithromycin can be taken with amoxicillin, paracetamol, ibuprofen, omeprazole, metronidazole or Nyquil. Always consult your physician before use
Does Claricin cause drowsiness
Claricin does not cause drowsiness when taken as prescribed. But, it may cause insomnia (sleeplessness) and thrush (infection