azithromycin

An antibiotic pill commonly used for pneumonia and upper respiratory infections. It is available as a dose pack called a “Z-pack.”  This medicine has been formulated into an eye drop called AzaSite for topical use for eye infection and for the treatment of blepharitis (chronic eyelid inflammation).

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  1. The “z-pack” is an antibiotic favorite for respiratory infections. I tend to use it with skin infectins when my patients have allergies to a lot of other medications.

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