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Azithromycin

azithromycin
Azithromycin is used to treat many different types of infections caused by bacteria, including infections of the lungs, sinus, throat, tonsils, skin, urinary tract, cervix, or genitals. Azithromycin may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
azithromycin
DRUG TYPE
macrolides

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You should not use azithromycin if you have ever had an allergic reaction, jaundice, or liver problems while taking this medicine. You should not use azithromycin if you have ever had a severe allergic reaction to similar drugs such as clarithromycin, erythromycin, or telithromycin.

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