Clarithromycin

Last Update May 24, 2016
Clarithromycin is an antibiotic.
Uses: Clarithromycin is prescribed for Infection, Pneumonia and Sinus Infections and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. In addition, our data suggest that it is taken for Lyme, although it is not approved for this condition. Read More
Other brands: Biaxin, Biaxin XL
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Clarithromycin for treating Lyme

Our data suggest that Clarithromycin is taken for Lyme, although it is not approved for this condition.

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Lyme medications
Clarithromycin
7,504 discussions
Taken for: Infection, Lyme*, Pneumonia, Sinus Infections, Chest Infection, Bronchitis, Bacterial Infection, Ear Infection
Other names: Biaxin, Biaxin XL, Biaxin XL Pak
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
2.9
Satisfaction
1.0
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Amoxicillin
78,990 discussions
Taken for: Infection, Ear Infection, Sinus Infections, Streptococcal Infection, UTI
Other names: Amoxil, Amoxi, Trimox, Dispermox, Moxatag
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
2.5
Satisfaction
2.9
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Biaxin
12,576 discussions
Taken for: Lyme*, Infection, Sinus Infections, Pneumonia, Bronchitis
Other names: Clarithromycin, Biaxin XL, Biaxin XL Pak
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
2.9
Satisfaction
3.5
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Azithromycin
28,042 discussions
Taken for: Infection, Chlamydia, Sexually Transmitted Disease*, Lyme*, Pneumonia
Other names: Zithromax, Zpak, Zithromax Z-Pak, Azasite, Zmax
Method of use: Eye Drops, Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.3
Satisfaction
3.1
Helpfulness
Erythromycin
22,490 discussions
Taken for: Acne*, Infection, Reflux*, Gastroparesis*, Pneumonia
Other names: E Mycin, Ery Tab, Erythromicin, Eryped, Stiemycin
*Off Label
2.9
Satisfaction
1.0
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Metronidazole
24,897 discussions
Taken for: Infection, Rosacea, Bacterial Vaginosis, Sexually Transmitted Disease*, Trich
Other names: Flagyl, Metrogel, Noritate, Metrocream, Rozex
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.3
Satisfaction
1.0
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Doxycycline
65,641 discussions
Taken for: Acne*, Infection, Lyme*, Chlamydia, Sexually Transmitted Disease*
Other names: Doxycycline Hyclate, Oracea, Doryx, Vibramycin, Doxycyline
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.2
Satisfaction
3.1
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Minocycline
38,648 discussions
Taken for: Acne, Infection, Lyme, RA*, Arthritis
Other names: Minocin, Solodyn, Dynacin, Vectrin
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.4
Satisfaction
3.9
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Tetracycline
27,616 discussions
Taken for: Acne*, Infection, Rosacea*, Lyme
Other names: Tetralysal, Sumycin, Achromycin, Topicycline, Achromycin V
*Off Label
3.3
Satisfaction
1.9
Helpfulness
Zithromax
28,833 discussions
Taken for: Infection, Lyme*, Chlamydia, Sinus Infections, Streptococcal Infection
Other names: Azithromycin, Zpak, Zithromax Z-Pak, Zmax, Sumamed
Method of use: Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.5
Satisfaction
2.8
Helpfulness

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Lyme medications
Clarithromycin
7,504 discussions
Taken for: Infection, Lyme*, Pneumonia, Sinus Infections, Chest Infection, Bronchitis, Bacterial Infection, Ear Infection
Other names: Biaxin, Biaxin XL, Biaxin XL Pak
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
2.9
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Amoxicillin
78,990 discussions
Taken for: Infection, Ear Infection, Sinus Infections, Streptococcal Infection, UTI
Other names: Amoxil, Amoxi, Trimox, Dispermox, Moxatag
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
2.5
Satisfaction
2.9
Helpfulness
Biaxin
12,576 discussions
Taken for: Lyme*, Infection, Sinus Infections, Pneumonia, Bronchitis
Other names: Clarithromycin, Biaxin XL, Biaxin XL Pak
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
2.9
Satisfaction
3.5
Helpfulness
Azithromycin
28,042 discussions
Taken for: Infection, Chlamydia, Sexually Transmitted Disease*, Lyme*, Pneumonia
Other names: Zithromax, Zpak, Zithromax Z-Pak, Azasite, Zmax
Method of use: Eye Drops, Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.3
Satisfaction
3.1
Helpfulness
Erythromycin
22,490 discussions
Taken for: Acne*, Infection, Reflux*, Gastroparesis*, Pneumonia
Other names: E Mycin, Ery Tab, Erythromicin, Eryped, Stiemycin
*Off Label
2.9
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Metronidazole
24,897 discussions
Taken for: Infection, Rosacea, Bacterial Vaginosis, Sexually Transmitted Disease*, Trich
Other names: Flagyl, Metrogel, Noritate, Metrocream, Rozex
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.3
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Doxycycline
65,641 discussions
Taken for: Acne*, Infection, Lyme*, Chlamydia, Sexually Transmitted Disease*
Other names: Doxycycline Hyclate, Oracea, Doryx, Vibramycin, Doxycyline
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.2
Satisfaction
3.1
Helpfulness
Minocycline
38,648 discussions
Taken for: Acne, Infection, Lyme, RA*, Arthritis
Other names: Minocin, Solodyn, Dynacin, Vectrin
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.4
Satisfaction
3.9
Helpfulness
Tetracycline
27,616 discussions
Taken for: Acne*, Infection, Rosacea*, Lyme
Other names: Tetralysal, Sumycin, Achromycin, Topicycline, Achromycin V
*Off Label
3.3
Satisfaction
1.9
Helpfulness
Zithromax
28,833 discussions
Taken for: Infection, Lyme*, Chlamydia, Sinus Infections, Streptococcal Infection
Other names: Azithromycin, Zpak, Zithromax Z-Pak, Zmax, Sumamed
Method of use: Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.5
Satisfaction
2.8
Helpfulness
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