Always consult your doctor or pharmacist before taking azithromycin capsule.
If your condition does not improve or becomes worse, then call your doctor.
Driving or operating machinery should be avoided until you know how you react to it.
Do NOT use azithromycin capsule if:
- If you have ever had jaundice or liver problems caused by taking azithromycin;
- If you are allergic to azithromycin or to similar drugs such as erythromycin, clarithromycin, telithromycin, or troleandomycin.
There is little evidence with regards to the use of azithromycin capsule during pregnancy or breast feeding, so consult your doctor or health care professional before administering nikethamide injection. Keep eyes on the breastfed infant for possible effects on the gastrointestinal flora, such as diarrhea, candidiasis. Consult your doctor or health care professional before taking azithromycin capsule.
Refer to your doctor or pharmacist for guidelines on dosage. Do not exceed what they advise.
Usual dose for adults is: 250 to 500mg. Children weighing less than 45kg recommend not to take 250mg.
There may be an interaction between azithromycin and any of the following: alfuzosin, amantadine, amiodarone, anagrelide, atazanavir, antihistamines (e.g., cetirizine, doxylamine, diphenhydramine, hydroxyzine, loratadine); antipsychotics (e.g., chlorpromazine, clozapine, haloperidol, olanzapine, quetiapine, risperidone). Make sure to share a list of the products you are using or taking with your doctor or pharmacist. Consult with your doctor about any medications you are taking, before your treatment with azithromycin capsules.