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Clarithromycin

CLARITHROMYCIN is a macrolide antibiotic. It is used to treat or prevent certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections. Compare macrolide antibiotics.
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Biaxin Side Effects

What should I watch for?

Tell your doctor or health care professional if your symptoms do not improve.

Do not treat diarrhea with over the counter products. Contact your doctor if you have diarrhea that lasts more than 2 days or if it is severe and watery.

If you have diabetes, monitor your blood sugar carefully while on this medicine.

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Interactions with Medications

Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

Less common

Cough

fever or chills

hoarseness

lower back or side pain

painful or difficult urination

Rare

Abdominal or stomach tenderness

fever with or without chills

nausea and vomiting

severe abdominal or stomach cramps and pain

shortness of breath

skin rash and itching

unusual bleeding or bruising

watery and severe diarrhea, which may also be bloody

yellow eyes or skin

Incidence not known

Abdominal or stomach pain

anxiety

black, tarry stools

blistering, peeling, or loosening of the skin

blurred vision

chest pain or discomfort

clay-colored stools

confusion about identity, place, and time

cool, pale skin

dark urine

depression

difficulty with swallowing

dizziness

fainting

fast, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse

feeling of unreality

feeling that others are watching you or controlling your behavior

feeling that others can hear your thoughts

feeling, seeing, or hearing things that are not there

hives

increased hunger

irregular heartbeat

joint or muscle pain

light-colored stools

loss of appetite

nightmares

puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue

recurrent fainting

red skin lesions, often with a purple center

red, irritated eyes

redness, swelling, or soreness of the tongue

seizures

sense of detachment from self or body

severe mood or mental changes

shakiness

slow heartbeat

slurred speech

sore throat

sores, ulcers, or white spots in the mouth or on the lips

sudden death

swollen glands

tightness in the chest

unpleasant breath odor

unusual behavior

unusual tiredness or weakness

vomiting of blood

wheezing

Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

Less common

Acid or sour stomach

belching

bloated or full feeling

change in sensation of taste

diarrhea (mild)

excess air or gas in the stomach or intestines

headache

heartburn

indigestion

passing gas

stomach discomfort, upset, or pain

Incidence not known

Alterations of sense of smell

continuing ringing or buzzing or other unexplained noise in the ears

feeling of constant movement of self or surroundings

hearing loss

lightheadedness

mental depression

mood or mental changes

sensation of spinning

shakiness in the legs, arms, hands, or feet

skin eruptions

sleeplessness

sore mouth or tongue

swelling or inflammation of the mouth

taste loss

tongue discoloration

tooth discoloration

trouble sleeping

unable to sleep

weight loss

Other side effects not listed may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your healthcare professional.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

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