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Patients should be informed of the following serious and potentially serious adverse reactions that have been associated with ZITHROMAX (azithromycin for injection).
Inform patients that diarrhea is a common problem caused by antibacterial drugs which usually ends when the antibacterial is discontinued. Sometimes after starting treatment with antibacterials, patients can develop watery and bloody stools (with or without stomach cramps and fever) even as late as two or more months after having taken the last dose of the antibacterial. If this occurs, patients should notify their physician as soon as possible.
This product's label may have been updated. For current full prescribing information, please visit www.intalere.com.
Last reviewed on RxList: 9/1/2016
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Additional Zithromax Injection Information
- Zithromax Injection Drug Interactions Center: azithromycin iv
- Zithromax Injection Side Effects Center
- Zithromax Injection Overview including Precautions
- Zithromax Injection FDA Approved Prescribing Information including Dosage
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