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Clarithromycin: Oral tablet, extended release

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  • Reported side effects
  • Daily life interactions

Available Strengths
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Clarithromycin 500mg ER Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: 93  |  7244
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Clarithromycin 500mg ER Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: 93  |  7244
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Clarithromycin 500mg ER Tab
Sandoz Inc
Pill Identification: E275 
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Clarithromycin 500mg ER Tab
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: LOGO 777 
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Clarithromycin 500mg ER Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
Pill Identification: LOGO 777 
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Clarithromycin 500mg ER Tab
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: LOGO 777 
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Clarithromycin 500mg ER Tab
Zydus Pharmaceuticals (USA) Inc
Pill Identification: LOGO KJ 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Clarithromycin: Oral tablet, extended release

What is this medicine?

CLARITHROMYCIN (kla RITH roe mye sin) is a macrolide antibiotic. It is used to treat or prevent certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.


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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Clarithromycin: Oral tablet, extended release
Usage by Gender
62.15%
37.85%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
5.7%
21.46%
42.81%
30.03%
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