Klaricid SR. 500 mg. 7 tablets
Klaricid SR. 500 mg. 7 tablets
What Klaricid SR tablets?
Klaricid SR tablets are prolonged release, which means that the active substance is released slowly from the tablet, so you need only take it once a day. Each tablet contains Klaricid SR 500 mg clarithromycin as the active ingredient.
The other ingredients are citric acid, sodium alginate, sodium calcium alginate, lactose, povidone, talc, stearic acid, magnesium stearate, hydroxypropyl methyl cellulose, polyethylene glycol, titanium dioxide (E171), sorbic acid dye quinoline yellow (E104).
Klaricid SR tablets are available in blister packs of 5, 7 or 14 tablets.
Pack of 14 tablets in blister packs containing 2 tablets in one socket is designed for situations when you need to take 2 tablets as a single dose. Your doctor will vi.kazhe whether this applies to vas.Klatsid SR is an antibiotic from the group of so-called macrolides. Antibiotics stop the growth of bacteria that cause infections. Its use is described below.
Marketing Authorisation Holder and Manufacturer
Abbott Laboratories Ltd, Queenborough, Kent ME11 5EL, United Kingdom
What used Klaricid SR tablets
Klaricid SR tablets are used to treat infections such as:
1. Lung infections such as bronchitis and pneumoni
2. Throat and Sinus
3. Mild to moderately severe infections of the skin and tissues such as cellulitis, folliculitis, or erysipelas.
Before taking Klaricid SR tablets
Do not take Klaricid SR tablets if you know you are allergic to clarithromycin or other macrolide antibiotics such as erythromycin or azitromitsin.Pri not take ergotamine or dihydroergotamine tablets, or use ergotamine inhalers while taking Klaricid SR tablets.
Do not take terfenadine or astemizole (commonly used for hay fever or allergies), cisapride or pimozide tablets while taking Klaricid SR tablets as the combination of these drugs can sometimes cause serious heart rhythm abnormalities. Talk to your doctor about other potential drug produkti.Ako you have liver or kidney problems, consult your doctor before taking Klaricid SR tablets.
If you develop severe or prolonged diarrhea while taking Klaricid SR tablets, seek medical advice immediately.
If you are pregnant or nursing, do not take Klaricid SR tablets without consulting your doctor as safety Klaricid SR tablets during pregnancy and lactation is not known.
Check with your doctor if any of the following drugs: digoxin (for heart disease), warfarin (blood thinning), ergotamine or dihydroergotamine (for migraine), carbamazepine, or phenytoin (for epilepsy), theophylline (problems with breathing), terfenadine or astemizole (for hay fever or allergy), or triazolam miazolam (sedatives), disopyramide (for heart disease), simvastatin or lovastatin (for high cholesterol), cisapride (for stomach disorders), ciclosporin, pimozide, or zidovudine rifabutin (used to treat certain infections) and tacrolimus (for organ transplants).
Klaricid SR does not interact with oral contraceptives.
How to take Klaricid SR tablets
Klaricid SR tablets should be taken with food and should be swallowed whole without davchat.Obichaynata dosage Klaricid SR tablets for adults and children over 12 years is 500 mg once daily for 7 to 14 days. In severe infections, your doctor may increase the dose to two tablets of 500 mg daily.
These tablets are not suitable for children up to 12 years, as they are preferred liquid formulations. The doctor will prescribe another more appropriate form for your dete.Ne stop taking Klaricid SR tablets when you feel better. It is important to take the tablets for as long as your doctor has prescribed, otherwise the problem may return.
If you miss a dose Klaricid SR tablets, take the next as soon as you remember. Do not take more tablets per day than prescribed by your doctor.
If you accidentally take more than two Klaricid SR tablets in one day or if a child accidentally swallows some tablets, seek medical attention immediately.
Overdose of Klaricid SR tablets can cause vomiting and stomach pain, risk of allergic reactions.
What problems can cause Klaricid SR tablets?
Klaricid SR tablets can sometimes cause stomach problems such as nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain and diarrhea. You may have feelings of numbness or tingling. Also reported headaches, aching joints and muscles, loss of muscle mass. If you develop severe or prolonged diarrhea while taking Klaricid SR tablets, consult your doctor.
If during the use of SR Klaricid you have a blood test, they may show elevated liver enzymes. These levels usually return to normal and likely to have any symptoms is small. However, in rare cases Klaricid SR tablets can cause jaundice and other liver disorders that can be severe and even fatal in rare circumstances. If you do feel unwell or become yellowing of the skin and / or eyes, immediately kosultirayte your doctor There are also reports of kidney problems, including increased levels of a protein that is normally released by the kidneys and rarely renal failure. In isolated cases, blood tests may show low levels of white blood cells.
When using Klaricid SR has been reported allergic reactions in the form of a rash. In very rare cases may cause shortness of breath, fainting, and swelling of the face and throat, requiring emergency treatment. Allergic rash can vary in severity from mild itchy skin rash to a more rare but very serious condition called Syndrome Stevens-Johnson (which can cause ulcers in the mouth, lips and skin) or toxic elidermalna necrolysis ( which causes severe illness and scabs on the skin).
Some people taking Klaricid SR, noticed a strange taste in your mouth or changes in taste and olfactory sensations. However, this is only temporary and you should not stop taking the pill because of them. Very rarely discolored teeth, which in most cases can be removed by professional dental cleaning. There are also reports that Klaricid SR causes swelling or discoloration of the tongue, sore throat and "thrush" in ustata.Ima also been reported dizziness, disorientation, ringing in the ears, difficulty sleeping, hallucinations (seeing things) , nightmares, confusion, sense of unreality and panic. These effects are usually transient and disappear soon. Very rarely, fainting due to low blood sugar and mood disorders and behavior, which in severe cases require hospitalization. In very rare cases, some patients if there is an unexpected injuries, their blood can clot more slowly after skin injury. Changes in heart rate, inflammation, and seizures have also been reported ryadko.Konsultirayte your doctor immediately if you develop any of these effects or have other unexpected or unusual symptoms.
There are reports of hearing loss with clarithromycin, but this is temporary and usually resolved upon discontinuation of therapy.
How to Store Klaricid SR tablets?
Do not use the tablets after the expiry date stated on the packaging. If the expiry date has passed, return them to the pharmacy and, if necessary, ask your doctor for a new prescription.
Do not store above 30 ° C.
Keep out of sight and out of reach of children.
REMEMBER, these tablets are for you. NEVER give them to others. They may harm them, even if they have the same symptoms as you.