Biaxin is a prescription medication that is used to treat several different types of bacterial infections as well as stomach ulcers caused by the bacteria helicobacter pylori. Biaxin contains the macrolide antibiotic clarithromycin and works by fighting bacteria in the body.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of Biaxin include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of clarithromycin:
What should I do if I miss a dose of Biaxin?
If you miss a dose of Biaxin, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What is the strength of Biaxin?
Biaxin is available in strengths of 250mg and 500mg.