Sentence Examples

  • Although rare, very serious reactions to azithromycin (Zithromax) are possible, including extreme swelling of the lips, face, and neck, and anaphylaxis (a violent allergic reaction which can potentially include shock).
  • Other possibilities include trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole (Bactrim or Septra) and the newer erythromycin-like drugs, such as azithromycin (Zithromax) and clarithromycin (Biaxin).
  • This medicine has replaced treatment with other antibiotics (usually tetracyclines), because only a single dose of azithromycin is required to clear the infection.
  • If children develop these symptoms after taking azithromycin, they should stop taking the medicine and parents should get them immediate medical help.
  • Azithromycin has, rarely, been associated with allergic reactions, including angioedema (swelling), anaphylaxis, and severe skin reactions.

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