Azithromycin vs Suprax

Azithromycin
(Rx)
Suprax
(Rx)
Azithromycin is an eye & vision care product. an antibiotic.
Suprax is an antibiotic.
Satisfaction Score
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3.3
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Chlamydia
1.9
Concern level
1.7
Concern level
1.6
Approval Date
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November 14, 2005
April 28, 1989
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
28,049 Discussions
3,182 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Infection
#2 for Chlamydia
#4 for Lyme
#5 for Pneumonia
#7 for Acne
#10 for Bronchitis
#11 for UTI
#12 for Ear Infection
Azithromycin is prescribed for Infection, Chlamydia and Pneumonia and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. In addition, our data suggest that it is taken for Sexually Transmitted Disease and Lyme, although it is not approved for these conditions.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Chlamydia
#2 for UTI
#3 for Ear Infection
#6 for Pneumonia
Suprax is prescribed for Chlamydia, UTI, Ear Infection and Bacterial Infection and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Azi
Weakness
2
Stomach Pain
2
Tingling
2
Dizziness
2
Tinnitus
1
Stomach Problems
1
Irritability
1
Joint Pain
1
Chest Pain
1
Osteoporosis
1
Sup
Diarrhea
9
Nausea
5
Tiredness
3
Stomach Pain
3
Tingling
2
Drowsiness
2
Dizziness
2
Bleeding
2
Weakness
2
Blood in urine
2
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Azithromycin
Azi
Suprax
Sup
Weakness
Azi
Sup
2
2
Stomach Pain
Azi
Sup
2
3
Tingling
Azi
Sup
2
2
Dizziness
Azi
Sup
2
2
Tinnitus
Azi
Sup
1
0
Stomach Problems
Azi
Sup
1
0
Irritability
Azi
Sup
1
0
Joint Pain
Azi
Sup
1
0
Chest Pain
Azi
Sup
1
0
Osteoporosis
Azi
Sup
1
0
Diarrhea
Sup
Azi
9
0
Nausea
Sup
Azi
5
0
Tiredness
Sup
Azi
3
0
Stomach Pain
Sup
Azi
3
2
Tingling
Sup
Azi
2
2
Drowsiness
Sup
Azi
2
0
Dizziness
Sup
Azi
2
2
Bleeding
Sup
Azi
2
0
Weakness
Sup
Azi
2
2
Blood in urine
Sup
Azi
2
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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B Category B
Before taking Azithromycin during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
B Category B
Before taking Suprax during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Azithromycin and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Suprax and alcohol.
Method of use
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Eye Drops, Injection, Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Suspension: 2 gram/60 mL, 100 mg/5 mL, 200 mg/5 mL
Tablet: 250 mg, 500 mg, 600 mg
Capsule: 250 mg
Drops: 1%
Packet: 1 gram
Solution: 500 mg
Suspension: 100 mg/5 mL, 200 mg/5 mL, 500 mg/5 mL
Tablet: 100 mg, 200 mg, 400 mg
Capsule: 400 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Azithromycin , Azithromycin Hydrogen Citrate
Cefixime
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Azithromycin and Suprax: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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