Antibiotics

Zithromax (Azithromycin)

What is the most important information I should know about azithromycin? Take all of the azithromycin that has been prescribed for you even if you begin to feel better. Your symptoms may start to improve before the infection is completely treated. Take azithromycin on an empty stomach 1 hour before or 2 hours after meals. Do not take antacids that ...

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Zagam (Sparfloxacin)

What is the most important information I should know about sparfloxacin? Take all of the sparfloxacin that has been prescribed for you even if you begin to feel better. Your symptoms may start to improve before the infection is completely treated. Take sparfloxacin with a full glass of water (8 ounces). Drink several extra glasses of fluid each day to ...

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Vantin (Cefpodoxime)

Vantin Will Take Care of a Wide Variety of Bacterial Infections Generic Vantin or Cefpodoxime is used to treat a wide range of infections from a bacterial source. While vantin 100 mg is in the class of cephalosporin antibiotics it will not help with infections that are viral in nature. So if you have the cold or the flu don’t ...

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Tequin (Gatifloxacin)

What is the most important information I should know about gatifloxacin? You should not take gatifloxacin if you have diabetes. Before taking gatifloxacin, tell your doctor if you have a personal or family history of “Long QT syndrome” or other heart rhythm disorder, especially if you are being treated with one of these medications: quinidine (Cardioquin, Quinidex, Quinaglute), disopyramide (Norpace), ...

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Tegopen (Cloxacillin)

What is the most important information I should know about cloxacillin? Take all of the cloxacillin that has been prescribed for you even if you begin to feel better. Your symptoms may begin to improve before the infection is completely treated. Do not break, chew, open, or crush the capsules. Swallow them whole. Cloxacillin may decrease the effectiveness of birth ...

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Suprax (Cefixime)

Suprax is used to Treat Bacterial Infections Suprax is an antibiotic in the cephalosporin family and used to treat bacterial infections. Cefixime treats infections of the sinus, ear, bladder, lung and throat as well as treating gonorrhea as well as other conditions your physician may prescribe it for. Four suprax 100 mg doses or two suprax 200 dosed would need ...

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Sumycin (Tetracycline)

Sumycin Is Tetracycline and Treats Bacterial Infections Tetracycline or sumycin is an antibiotic than is used to fight bacteria in the body. Many different types of bacterial infections may be treated with symycin 250 mg. Infections commonly treated with sumycin 250 mg include acne, Chlamydia, UTIs, gonorrhea and more purposes that may easily be listed. It is important to not ...

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Rulide (Roxithromycin)

Common uses of Rulide (roxithromycin) This medicine is used to treat infections in different parts of the body caused by bacteria. For example: acute pharyngitis (sore throat and discomfort when swallowing) tonsillitis sinusitis acute bronchitis (infection of the bronchi causing coughing) pneumonia (lung infection characterised by fever, malaise, headache) skin and soft tissue infections non gonoccocal urethritis impetigo (bacterial infection ...

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Noroxin (Norfloxacin)

What is the most important information I should know about norfloxacin? Do not use this medication if you are allergic to norfloxacin, or if you have problems with your tendons, or a history of tendon rupture while taking a medicine similar to norfloxacin, such as Avelox, Cipro, Floxin, Levaquin, Maxaquin, Tequin, Trovan, or Zagam. Take this medication for the entire ...

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Myambutol (Ethambutol)

  What is the most important information I should know about ethambutol? Take all of the ethambutol that has been prescribed for you even if you begin to feel better. Your symptoms may begin to improve before the infection is completely treated. Call your doctor immediately if you experience changes in vision (e.g., blurring, red-green color blindness) or a rash. ...

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