Dosage form: Coated tablets. Tablets of 250 mg: pink, round, biconcave, film-coated.
The antimicrobial effect is due to binding to the 508 subunit of the ribosomes, inhibition of the peptidranslokase in the translation stage and inhibition of the biosynthesis of the protein, which leads to a slowing of the growth and multiplication of bacteria.
Hypersensitivity to any of the components of the drug, increased sensitivity to macrolides or ketolides, to erythromycin, pregnancy, lactation (for the duration of treatment, breast-feeding is suspended), children under 12 years.
Application in pregnancy and lactation
Azithromycin in pregnancy is recommended to be used only in cases when the expected benefit of taking it for the mother exceeds the potential risk to the fetus.
During treatment with azithromycin, breastfeeding is suspended.
Application for violations of liver function
Contraindicated in severe hepatic insufficiency. Use with caution for moderate violations of the liver.