Were you looking for information about Clarithromycin? Clarithromyacin is a common misspelling of clarithromycin.
If you have a bacterial infection, a healthcare provider may prescribe clarithromycin (Biaxin®). This antibiotic medication works by decreasing bacteria's ability to make protein, which can help stop bacteria from growing and multiplying. Clarithromycin is available by prescription and comes in the form of immediate-release tablets, extended-release tablets, and as an oral suspension. Potential side effects include nausea, indigestion, and diarrhea.
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