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  • n. A macrolide antibiotic derived from erythromycin.

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  • n. a systemic antibacterial medicine (trade name Zithromax) that is prescribed to treat bacterial infections in many different parts of the body

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  • By the early afternoon, the boy was diagnosed with pneumonia and was hooked up to an intravenous drip of an antibiotic called azithromycin, Ms Sultana told The Wall Street Journal.

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  • ยจ If you are at very great risk for getting STDs because of unsafe sex, a medicine called azithromycin can be useful because it treats a number of STDs with only one dose.

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  • Posted on: Tuesday, 1 December 2009, 12: 03 CST The antibiotic, called azithromycin, is effective in treating infections such as syphilis, Chlamydia and Ureaplasma urealyticum - a

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  • The antibiotic, called azithromycin, is effective in treating infections such as syphilis, Chlamydia and Ureaplasma urealyticum - a bacterial infection thought to play a significant role in causing preterm labour.

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  • They note that there is a potential for syphilis-causing bacteria to acquire resistance to macrolide drugs such as azithromycin and they recommend continued research into this possibility.

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  • For those who are allergic to penicillin, apart from severe type 1 allergic reactions, "the new recommendations deemphasize the use of macrolides such as azithromycin," said Gerber, because there is increasing resistance of GAS to this group of antibiotics "and they are not as well tolerated, often provoking gastrointestinal symptoms."

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  • The CDC currently recommends dual therapy of cephalosporins with either azithromycin or doxycycline.

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  • Fluids, rest, an expectorant, and perhaps a broad-spectrum antibiotic like azithromycin - if there's a fever and productive cough - are the tried-and-true treatments for this thing.

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