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Other names: Biaxin, Biaxin XL
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
Clarithromycin is a macrolide antibiotic used to treat pharyngitis, tonsillitis, acute maxillary sinusitis, acute bacterial exacerbati...
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Does Clarithromycin cause Dry Mouth ?

Dry Mouth is a known side effect of Clarithromycin
#137 in Clarithromycin discussions - 5 posts discuss Dry Mouth with Clarithromycin. Dry Mouth is #137 concern in Clarithromycin discussions.
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heartburn. Does Clarithromycin cause heartburn? I know...
" having horrible heartburn. Does Clarithromycin cause heartburn? I know one of ...mouth, along with a dry mouth. The heartburn is r... "

500mgs of Clarithromycin, a generic for Biaxin, this...
" ...500mgs of Clarithromycin, a generic ...include: diarrhea, nausea, vomiting and dry mouth. http:/­/­­drug_information_online.asp?title=Clarithromyc... "

which are choc full of chemicals. Usually use Biotene...
" ...eye drops and/or the dry mouth products I have to use. In my case suspect it's the mouthwash and other mouth products, which are choc full of chemicals. Usually use Biotene as the lesser... "

I do take Clarithromycin which is a macrolide antibiotic...
" ...per the usual warnings. Start slowly with the clonidine and build up if ...problem is a very dry mouth. I would try moxonodine ...of Dr Nase, I do take Clarithromycin which is a macrolide ... "

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" ...the 7 Day Triple Therapy (Clarithromycin, Amoxycillin and Omeprazole)- side effects ...the metallic taste in the mouth, dry sore throat, and constipation. I... "

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