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Clarithromycin ER

clarithromycin
Clarithromycin is an antibiotic that is used to treat many different types of bacterial infections affecting the skin and respiratory system. Clarithromycin is also used together with other medicines to treat stomach ulcers caused by Helicobacter pylori. Clarithromycin may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
clarithromycin
DRUG TYPE
macrolides

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Frequently Asked Questions

You should not use this medicine if you are allergic to clarithromycin or similar antibiotics, if you have ever had jaundice or liver problems caused by taking clarithromycin, or if you have liver or kidney disease and are also taking colchicine.

Tell your doctor about all your current medicines and any you start or stop using. Many drugs can interact with clarithromycin, and some drugs should not be used together.

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Generic Examples Supplied As Strength
Clarithromycin ER tablet, extended release 500 mg

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