It could do, but it would depend on what type of bacteria is causing the infection and how severe the infection is. You should not take Zithromax without a proper diagnosis and your doctors approval.
Is the infection due to a piercing? If the infection is mild you could try a salt water soak and apply a warm compress. You could also try hydrogen peroxide solution or an over the counter antiseptic cream. If the infection is severe you must see a doctor.
- Zithromax Information for Consumers
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- Side Effects of Zithromax (detailed)
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