Active substance: Azithromycin
What should I avoid while taking Zithromax? Do not take antacids that contain aluminum or magnesium within 2 hours before or after you take Zithromax. These antacids can make Zithromax less effective when taken at the same time.
If you have diarrhea that is watery or bloody, stop taking Zithromax and call your doctor. Do not use anti-diarrhea medicine unless your doctor tells you to. Avoid exposure to sunlight or tanning beds. Zithromax can make you sunburn more easily.
Wear protective clothing and use sunscreen SPF 30 or higher when you are outdoors.
Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects.
Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.
Contact your doctor if you notice white patches in your mouth, a change in vaginal discharge, or other new symptoms.
A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare. If you have an allergic reaction, continue to watch for any of the above symptoms for several days after your last dose.
This is not a complete list of possible side effects. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.
In the US - Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. In Canada - Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. Precautions Before taking azithromycin, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to other antibiotics such as erythromycin, clarithromycin, telithromycin; or if you have any other allergies.
Talk to your pharmacist for more details.
Talk to your doctor about using azithromycin safely. Most of them have shown that the pre-incubation of fungal isolates with azole agents before exposure to amphotericin B decreased their susceptibilities to the polyene.
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