What is Biaxin?
Biaxin (clarithromycin) is a macrolide antibiotic that fights bacteria in your body. Biaxin is used to treat many different types of bacterial infections affecting the skin and respiratory system.
Is there any special information about Biaxin?
Take Biaxin for the full prescribed length of time. Symptoms might enhance before the infection is completely cleared. Skipping doses may also increase your risk of further infection that is resistant to antibiotics.
How should Biaxin be consumed?
Take these regular tablets with or without food. Do not crush, chew, or break an extended-release tablet. Simply swallow the pill as whole.
What should be avoided while taking Biaxin?
Antibiotic medicines can lead to diarrhea that might be a sign of a new infection. In case of diarrhea like watery or bloody, call doctor. Do not use anti-diarrhea medicine unless doctor tells to.
What other drugs will affect Biaxin?
Biaxin can lead to some severe heart problem, especially in case of using certain medicines at the same time, like antibiotics, antidepressants, antifungal medicine, anti-malaria medicine, antipsychotic medicine, asthma inhalers, cancer medicine, or certain HIV/AIDS medicine