26 Jun 2009
Highly unlikely that Zithromax will help with a viral infection as it is an antibacterial (unless you have a bacterial infection secondary to your viral infection).
Zithromax is an macrolide antibiotic related to erythromycin. It fights bacteria in the body.
Zithromax is used to treat many different types of infections caused by bacteria, such as respiratory infections, skin infections, ear infections, and sexually transmitted diseases.
In children, it is used to treat middle ear infection, pneumonia, tonsillitis, and strep throat.
- Zithromax Information for Consumers
- Zithromax Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Zithromax (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
I have been taking ativan 3times a day 1mg each and I just came down with bronchitis so my dr. gave me the zpak. Im curious as to wether or not I can ...
1 answer • 18 Sep 2009
1 answer • 16 Feb 2010
1 answer • 31 Dec 2011
1 answer • 9 Mar 2012
so I went to the doctor again this morning. Put me on z-pack and methylprednisolone. I actually feel worse this afternoon, after a nap. Chest and ...
1 answer • 27 May 2014