Clarithromycin Oral Suspension
Clarithromycin belongs to the macrolide class of antibiotics. It is useful in the treatment of bacterial infections of the ear, tonsillitis, throat, lungs, heart, skin, etc. It functions by stopping the growth of bacteria inside the body and further killing the bacterias already there. This medication can also be used in the treatment of stomach ulcers if administered in combination with certain anti-ulcer medications.
Clarithromycin is an oral medication to be taken with or without food. It is usually taken once every 12 hours. It is indicated for use in children 6 to 12 years of age. Dosage and length of the course of medication will be determined by your doctor based on the child’s medical condition and other physiological factors.