Clarithromycin 500mg, an antibiotic prescribed for the treatment of numerous bacterial infections. This includes strep throat, skin infections, H. pylori infection, pneumonia, and Lyme disease. can be administered by mouth as a pill or liquid.
Clarithromycin may be responsible for causing harm if used during pregnancy. It falls under the macrolide class and is believed to act in order to decrease the protein formation of certain bacteria. In patients taking treatment with clarithromycin some commonly reported adverse reactions include headaches vomiting, diarrhea, and nausea.