Clarimycin

Clarimycin

clarithromycin

Manufacturer:

Y.S.P. Industries

Distributor:

Y.S.P. Industries
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Clarithromycin
Indications/Uses
Nasopharyngeal, lower resp tract, skin & soft tissue infections.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult 250 mg 12 hrly, may be increased up to 500 mg 12 hrly in severe infections. Duration: 6-14 days. Renal impairment ½ adult dose. Max: 14 days.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to macrolides. Concomitant therapy w/ terfenadine.
Special Precautions
Hepatic impairment, renal failure. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
GI & CNS disturbances, headache, altered taste, transient elevated liver enzymes, allergic reactions.
Drug Interactions
Carbamazepine, theophylline, digoxin, warfarin, terfenadine.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J01FA09 - clarithromycin ; Belongs to the class of macrolides. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Clarimycin FC tab 500 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's
Form
Clarimycin FC tab 250 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's
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