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  • Clarithromycin
    4 Drugs classified under this active ingredient


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    Karin
    Unipharm
    RX
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    Karin

    Macrolide. Clarithromycin 250 mg, 500 mg.
    TABS: 14. 1 tab 2 x dly for 7-14 days.
    Upper and lower respir. tract infects., skin
    and soft tissue infects., mycobacterium
    avium complex (MAC) infects. in AIDS, erad. helicobacter pylori infect. in comb.
    with PPI (protein pump inhibitor). C/I:
    Hypersens. to clarithromycin,
    erythromycin or any macrolide antibiot,
    pts. receiving terfenadine or astemizole.

    Klacid Pediatric Suspension
    Abbott
    RX
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    Klacid Pediatric Suspension

    Macrolide. Clarithromycin 125 mg / 5 ml.
    PED. SUSP (Granules for reconstitut):
    60 ml x 125 mg. 125 mg/5 ml 6 mths and
    older: 15 mg/kg/day in 2 div. doses.
    Upper, lower respir. tract infects., skin
    infects., mycobacter. avium, complex
    infects. in AIDS., erad. H. pylori infects. in
    comb. with other drugs, otit. media.
    C/I: Hypersens. to clarithromycin,
    erythromycin or any macrolide
    antibiotics. See lit.

    Klacid Tablets
    Abbott
    RX
    not in the basket chart
    Klacid Tablets

    Macrolide. Clarithromycin 500 mg.
    S.R TABS: 10, 14 x 250 mg. 1 tab. 2 x
    dly. for 6-14 days, depend. on severity
    of illness.
    Upper, lower respir. tract infects., skin
    infects., mycobacter. avium, complex
    infects. in AIDS., erad. H. pylori infects. in
    comb. with other drugs, otit. media.
    C/I:
    Hypersens. to clarithromycin,
    erythromycin or any macrolide
    antibiotics. See lit.

    Klaridex
    Dexcel
    RX
    not in the basket chart
    Klaridex

    Antibiotic of the Macrolide Group. Clarithromycin 250 mg.
    CAPLETS: 14. See Lit..
    Tmt. of infect. caused by one or more
    suscept. organis.
    Lower respir. tract infec. , for example,
    acute & chron. bronchitis & pneum.
    Upper respir. tract infec., for example,
    sinusitis and pharyngitis. Klaridex is
    approp. for init. ther. in commun.
    acquired respir. infect. and has been shown to be active in vitro against
    common and atypical respir. pathogens
    as listed in the microbiology section.
    Skin & soft tissue infec. of mild to moder.
    severity.
    In combin. with PPI’s for the eradication
    of H. Pylori in pts. with proven duoden.
    ulc. Tmt. of Mycobacterium Avium
    Complex infec. in AIDS pts.
    C/I: Hypersens. or hypersens. to
    macrolide group e.g.: erythromycin,
    azithromycin.
    Pts. who suffered from Jaundice, another
    hep. disorder follow. the use of
    clarithromycin in the past.
    Concom. use with : Astemizole,
    terfenadine, cisapride, pimozide (due to
    possible card. disorder follow this
    comb.). Eletriptan, ergotamine or
    dihydroergtamine or ergotamine
    inhalers. Eplerenone (for the tmt. of card.
    fail.), ivabradine, ranolazine or ticagrlor.
    Concom. use with Statins (e.g.:
    lovastatin, simvastatin, pravastatin,
    atorvastatin, rosuvastatin).
    Concom. use with Colchicine.
    Pts. with hypokalaemia.
    Pts. with hep./renal. disorder.
    Clarithromycin should not be given to
    pts. or any member of the family with
    history of arrhythmia (ventr. arrhythmias
    includ. “Torsades de pointes”) or an ECG
    abnorm. (QT prolong. synd. See lit.).

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