It is used in the treatment of bacterial infections and typhoid fever. It is used in bacterial infections of tonsils, sinus, ear, nose, throat, skin and soft tissues and lungs (pneumonia). Azithromycin is an antibiotic. It works by preventing synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions. Thus, it stops the bacteria from growing, and prevents the infection from spreading.
Side effects may include- Diarrhea, Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal pain. If any of the effect worsens reach out to your doctor/physician immediately.
As recommended by Doctor Or Physician.
Diarrhea from an infection with Clostridium difficile bacteria, low amount of magnesium in the blood, low amount of potassium in the blood, myasthenia gravis, a skeletal muscle disorder, hearing loss, torsades de pointes a type of abnormal heart rhythm, slow heartbeat prolonged QT interval on EKG, abnormal EKG with QT changes from birth, a narrowing of the opening between the stomach and the small intestine, liver problems, abnormal liver function tests inflammation of the liver with stoppage of bile flow, a yellowing of the eyes or skin from buildup of bilirubin called jaundice, Allergies: Macrolide Antibiotics.