Maclar 500mg Tablet SR Description:
Maclar 500mg Tablet SR is a macrolide antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, which are required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.
Maclar 500mg Tablet SR 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. Maclar 500mg Tablet SR 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 Maclar 500mg Tablet SR 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 Maclar safe?
Maclar is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Can I take Maclar for bacterial vaginosis
Maclar can be used to treat bacterial vaginosis unless resistance has not been developed against clindamycin or any macrolide antibiotic (Maclar. azithromycin, etc.)
Is Maclar gluten free or contain sulfa?
Maclar is gluten free. However, please refer to package insert of the prescribed brand before use. Maclar 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 Maclar cause drowsiness
Maclar does not cause drowsiness when taken as prescribed. But, it may cause insomnia (sleeplessness) and thrush (infection of mouth caused by c