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Azithromycin, also known as Zithromax, belongs to the class of medicines known as antibacterials orantibiotics. These medicines kill bacteria (small organisms that can cause infection in humans) or stopbacteria from growing. Patients with weakened immune systems, includingpeople with HIV, tend to have more frequent andmore serious bacterial infections. Azithromycinwas approved by the FDA on June 14, 1996, formany uses, including the prevention and treatmentof Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC) inpersons with advanced HIV infection. It is alsobeing investigated to see how well it works inpreventing other kinds of bacterial infections inpeople with HIV.
Oral antibiotic eye infection tablet may be effective medicine for a treatment-resistant sex bug

Oral antibiotic eye infection tablet may be effective medicine for a treatment-resistant sex bug

Researchers study bacterial co-infections and antibiotic use in COVID-19 patients

Researchers study bacterial co-infections and antibiotic use in COVID-19 patients

World Antimicrobial Awareness Week 2022: What is the burden of antimicrobial resistance?

World Antimicrobial Awareness Week 2022: What is the burden of antimicrobial resistance?

Exploring antiviral drug combinations for SARS-CoV-2 suppression

Exploring antiviral drug combinations for SARS-CoV-2 suppression

Can monkeypox infection lead to myocarditis?

Can monkeypox infection lead to myocarditis?

Multiple ischemic strokes and pulmonary embolism found in COVID-19 patient

Multiple ischemic strokes and pulmonary embolism found in COVID-19 patient

Study reviews hydroxychloroquine and remdesivir antiviral potency against SARS‐CoV‐2

Study reviews hydroxychloroquine and remdesivir antiviral potency against SARS‐CoV‐2

Advances in nasal delivery of antibiotics

Advances in nasal delivery of antibiotics

In silico studies identify potent plant metabolites capable of inhibiting SARS-CoV-2

In silico studies identify potent plant metabolites capable of inhibiting SARS-CoV-2

Are men or women impacted more by adverse reactions to prescription drug treatments?

Are men or women impacted more by adverse reactions to prescription drug treatments?

Acute kidney injury in hospitalized COVID-19 patients

Acute kidney injury in hospitalized COVID-19 patients

The predominant lineage in Europe of gonococcus is resistant to one of common drug treatments

The predominant lineage in Europe of gonococcus is resistant to one of common drug treatments

Immunosuppressive therapies for COVID-19 treatment

Immunosuppressive therapies for COVID-19 treatment

Clinicopathological correlations and obstetric management of pregnant women with monkeypox virus infection

Clinicopathological correlations and obstetric management of pregnant women with monkeypox virus infection

Antibiotic exposure in early childhood linked to later development of asthma and allergies

Antibiotic exposure in early childhood linked to later development of asthma and allergies

$31 million PCORI funding for AAFP and Penn State to study the effectiveness of asthma treatments

$31 million PCORI funding for AAFP and Penn State to study the effectiveness of asthma treatments

Antibiotic-resistant strains of typhoid bacteria continue to spread out of South Asia

Antibiotic-resistant strains of typhoid bacteria continue to spread out of South Asia

Drug-resistant typhoid needs to be treated as a global problem

Drug-resistant typhoid needs to be treated as a global problem

Bacteria causing typhoid fever are highly developing antibiotic resistance

Bacteria causing typhoid fever are highly developing antibiotic resistance

Extensively drug-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae strain recently identified in Austria

Extensively drug-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae strain recently identified in Austria