KLATSAR table. 500 mg. 14 table
KLATSAR table. 500 mg. 14 table
What Klatsar and what it is used
Klatsar is an antibiotic belonging to the group of antibiotics called macrolides. Antibiotics stop the growth of bacteria that cause infections.
Klatsar used to treat infections such as:
Infections affecting the lower respiratory tract
Infection affecting the upper respiratory tract (sinusitis and pharyngitis).
Infections of skin and soft tissue infections of mild to moderate severity (eg, folliculitis, cellulitis, erizepel);
Infections of the fear of causing extreme Helicobacter pylori, associated with duodenal ulcer.
Before using Klatsar
Do not take (or do not give your child) Klatsar:
If you know that you or your child are allergic to macrolide antibiotics or to any of the excipients Klatsar. If you have had an allergic reaction to a similar medicine, please tell your doctor.
If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
If you have severe liver damage.
If you are taking a drug that is a derivative of ergot.
If you are taking any of the following:
Other macrolide antibiotics
Be careful with Klatsar:
If you or your child have liver problems;
If you or your child have kidney problems;
If you are taking Klatsar for an extended period of time as possible to get overgrowth of non-susceptible to the antibiotic bacteria or fungi. In the case of superinfection should discontinue;
While taking Klatsar, H. pylori organisms can develop resistance (resistance).
Pregnancy and lactation
Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, want to become pregnant or breast-feeding. As a rule, during pregnancy or lactation is recommended to seek advice from your doctor before taking any lekarstvo.Predi you start taking this medicine, you should consult your doctor or pharmacist if you become pregnant during treatment. Klatsar should not be taken during pregnancy without first consulting your doctor.
Taking other medicines
Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription.
Should specifically tell your doctor, especially if you are taking any of these medicines:
Digoxin, disopyramide (heart medicines);
Warfarin (blood thinning);
Ergotamine or dihydroergotamine (for migraine);
Carbamazepine or phenytoin (for epilepsy)
Theophylline (for breathing);
Or astemizil terfenadine (for hay fever or allergies);
Triazolam or midazolam (a sedative);
Pimozide (for mental disorders)
Simvastatin or lovastatin (for high cholesterol);
Cisapride (for stomach pains);
Ciclosporin (a medicine that is taken after organ transplants);
Rifabutin (used to treat some infections);
Ritonavir, zidovudine (for HIV infection);
Tacrolimus (for organ transplants);
Omeprazole, ranitidine (used to treat ulcers);
Talk to your doctor about alternative treatments. Klatsar does not interact with oral contraceptives.
Driving and operating machinery
If any of the side effects (dizziness, vertigo, fainting, which violate your alertness and concentration), it is advisable not to drive or operate machinery during treatment Klatsar.
How to use Klatsar
Take Klatsar strictly follow your doctor's instructions. If you have any doubts, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
Adults, elderly and children over 12 years:
For respiratory infections / skin and soft tissue infections: The usual dose is Klatsar 250 mg twice daily for 7 days the dose can be increased to 500 mg twice daily for 14 days for severe infections.
For the treatment of infections caused by Helicobacter pylori, associated with ulcer ?????????????????????????????? a number of effective combinations for the treatment of infections caused by Helicobacter pylori, where Klatsar taken together with one or two other drugs.
These combinations include the following drugs:
One tablet Klatsar 500 mg twice daily with amoxicillin (1000 mg twice daily) with lansoprazole (30 mg twice daily) for 7-14 days.
One tablet Klatsar 500 mg twice daily with metronidazole (400 mg twice daily) with lansoprazole (30 mg twice daily) for 7 days.
One tablet Klatsar 500 mg twice daily with amoxicillin (1000 mg twice daily) or metronidazole (400 mg twice daily) plus omeprazole (40mg twice daily) for 7 days.
One tablet Klatsar 500 mg twice daily with amoxicillin (1000 mg twice daily) with omeprazole (20 mg once daily) for 10 days.
One tablet Klatsar 500 mg three times daily for 14 days with omeprazole (40mg once daily).
Therapeutic combination that you receive may be slightly different from the above. Your doctor will decide which combination is best suited for you.
Children under 12 years:
Use the pediatric suspension.
Patients with renal impairment:
Usually no dose adjustment is required, except in patients with severe renal impairment (creatinine clearance <30 ml / min). If it is necessary to adjust the dose, the total daily dose should be reduced by half, ie 250 mg once daily or 250 mg twice daily, in case of severe infections.
If you take more than the dose Klatsar
If you accidentally take too many tablets Klatsar seek medical advice urgently. Overdose of Klatsar can cause vomiting and stomach pains.
If you missed taking Klatsar
If you forget to take your next dose, take (or give the child) missed dose as soon as possible. If the time has come for the next dose, skip the dose you forgot and continue as before. If you worry, if you miss one or more taking, check with your doctor or farmatsevt.Ne take more tablets than your doctor prescribed. Do not take a double dose to make up.
Possible side effects
Like all medicines, Klatsar can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them poluchava.Klatsar can sometimes cause stomach problems such as feeling sick, vomiting, stomach pain, indigestion or diarrhea. You may experience a feeling of numbness, tingling. There are reports of headache, pain in joints or muscles, or loss of muscle tissue. If you (or your child) have severe or persistent diarrhea with blood or mucus while taking Klatsar, nzabavno should tell your lekar.Alergichni reactions including rashes have been reported with Klatsar. In very rare cases can occur breathing difficulties, nausea and swelling of the face and throat, which may require emergency treatment. Allergic reactions can range in severity from mild, itchy skin rashes to more severe conditions - Stevens-Johnson syndrome (which causes severe disease of the mouth, lips and skin) or toxic epidermal necrolysis (which leads to serious illness and flaking ). Certain patients taking Klatsar, noticed a change in sense of taste and smell. But these are only temporary side effects and you should not stop taking the drug because of these reasons. Very rarely leads to darkening of the teeth, but in most cases this is removed by professional cleaning. There are also reports of swelling or discoloration of the tongue, inflammation and dry mouth.
Rare reports of dizziness, tinnitus, sleep disturbances, hallucinations, nightmares, confusion, change in sense of reality, panic, anxiety and dizziness. These effects are usually short-lived and quickly izchezvat.Ima also rare cases of hearing loss are usually transient and disappear with the termination of lechenieto.Mnogo rare, some patients may experience nausea due to low blood sugar and abnormal behavior, mood, which in severe cases may require hospitalization. In rare cases have been reported receiving unexpected bruising and have more time for blood clotting at injury. Changes in heart rate, inflammation, and seizures have also been reported ryadko.Sluchai of increased serum creatinine, interstitial nephritis (kidney inflammation), kidney failure have been reported ryadko.Kakto and use of other antibiotics of the same group were reported offenses in liver function (usually reversible) including altered liver function tests, cholestatic hepatitis, with or without zhaltenitsa.V rare cases of severe hepatic reactions posledstviya.Ako any of the side effects gets serious, or you notice other effects not listed in this leaflet, please tell your doctor or pharmacist.
Keep out of reach of children.
Do not store above 25 ° C.
Store product in original container, in a place protected from light and moisture.
Do not use after the expiry date printed on the container in.
The active ingredient is clarithromycin (clarithromycin).
Excipients: povidone, sodium starch glycolate, microcrystalline cellulose, starch, crospovidone, stearic acid, magnesium stearate, talc, colloidal silicon dioxide.