Medicine Overview of Klacid Injection
How to use Klacid Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Klacid Injection works
Klacid 500mg Injection is a macrolide antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, which are required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.
In Depth Information on Klacid Injection
Expert advice for Klacid Injection
- Klacid will cure your infection and improve symptoms.
- It may cause an upset stomach. If this happens to you, take it with food.
- Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
- Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete.
- Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.
- Do not take antacids 2 hours before or after taking Klacid.
Klacid Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Klacid Injection
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Klacid 500mg Injection.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Klacid 500mg Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Klacid 500mg Injection is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.+more
There may be a possibility of diarrhea or rash in the baby....
There may be a possibility of diarrhea or rash in the baby.
Klacid 500mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tire+more
d, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Klacid 500mg Injection should be used with caution in patien+more
ts with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Klacid 500mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Klacid 500mg Injection is probably safe to use in patients w+more
ith liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Klacid 500mg Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Riztran 10mg Tablet, Riztran 5mg Tablet, Walacort 0.5mg Tablet, Trofentyl 50mcg Injection
If you miss a dose of Clarithromycin, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions about Klacid Injection
Frequently asked questions about Clarithromycin
Q. Is clarithromycin a penicillin, antibiotic, or a fluoroquinolone?
Clarithromycin is a macrolide antibiotic, not a penicillin or fluoroquinolone
Klacid is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Can I take Klacid for bacterial vaginosis, tooth infection, bladder infection, acne and cystitis?
Klacid can be used to treat bacterial vaginosis unless resistance has not been developed against clindamycin or any macrolide antibiotic (Klacid. azithromycin, etc.)
Klacid is gluten free. However, please refer to package insert of the prescribed brand before use. Klacid is not a sulfa drug/does not contain sulpha
Q. Can I take clarithromycin with amoxicillin, paracetamol, ibuprofen, omeprazole, metronidazole or Nyquil?
Yes clarithromycin can be taken with amoxicillin, paracetamol, ibuprofen, omeprazole, metronidazole or Nyquil. Always consult your physician before use
Klacid does not cause drowsiness when taken as prescribed. But, it may cause insomnia (sleeplessness) and thrush (infection of mouth caused by candida fungus)
When taken with birth control pills, Klacid does not affect birth control.
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