Klaricid 250MG Tablet
Klaricid Tablet Uses
It is used to treat certain bacterial infections, such as pneumonia (a lung infection), bronchitis (infection of the tubes leading to the lungs), and infections of the ears, sinuses, skin, and throat.
Diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, headache, and changes in taste may occur. Tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly if any of these effects persist or worsen.
When not to use
Clarithromycin is contraindicated in patients with a known hypersensitivity to clarithromycin, erythromycin, or any macrolide antibacterial drugs.
Before taking clarithromycin, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it, other macrolide antibiotics (such as erythromycin or azithromycin), or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.
Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of:
- Liver disease (including liver problems with past clarithromycin use).
- Kidney disease.
- Heart disease (coronary artery disease, heart attack).
- A certain type of muscle disease (myasthenia gravis).
If you are taking this medication to prevent certain bacterial infections, take it exactly as directed by your doctor. Do not stop taking the medication without your doctor's approval. Tell your doctor if you develop signs of infection such as fever or night sweats.
This medication passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breastfeeding.
Please consult your doctor when taking this medicine if you are pregnant.
Drugs to avoid
A product that may interact with this drug is clindamycin.
Product Name: KLARICID Tablet 250mg 10's
Product Form: Tablets
Pack Size: 10's
Marketed By: ABBOTT LABORATORIES (PAKISTAN) LTD.
Generic Category: MACROLIDE ANTI-BACTERIAL