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Your healthcare provider may prescribe clarithromycin (Biaxin®) if you have an infection. This medication is used for treating infections caused by certain types of bacteria. It can also be used to prevent a serious bacterial infection that occurs in people with advanced AIDS. Clarithromycin is available in various strengths and comes in the form of immediate-release tablets, extended-release tablets, and as an oral suspension. Some of the side effects that have been reported with the medication include nausea, diarrhea, and indigestion.
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