Manufacturer: Apotex Inc.
Clarithromycin is used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections. This medicine can also be used together with antiulcer medicines to treat certain types of stomach ulcers. It can also be used to prevent certain bacterial infections.
Clarithromycin is a macrolide antibiotic. It works by stopping bacterial growth. This antibiotic is only used to treat bacterial infections. It is not effective for treating viral infections (eg, common cold, flu). Using an antibiotic when it is not needed can make it not work in the presence of future infections.