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Azithromycin

Also known as Zithromax and Azasite


Azithromycin (Zithromax, Azithrocin, Zmax, Azin) is an azalide, a subclass of macrolide antibiotics. Azithromycin is one of the world's best-selling antibiotics. It is derived from erythromycin, with a methyl-substituted nitrogen atom incorporated into the lactone ring, thus making the lactone ring 15-membered.

Source: Wikipedia

Estimated Total Cost: $24.69 for an average of 7 days supply

What is it prescribed for?

Patients are most commonly prescribed azithromycin to treat cough, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (copd), pneumonia, and acute bronchitis.

What drug interactions are known?

Do not take azithromycin if you are taking any of the following:

Critical Interactions

Significant Interactions

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