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  • Klacid 125mg/5ml Suspension 50ml

Klacid 125mg/5ml Suspension 50ml

Klacid Paediatric Suspension 125 mg/5ml contains 125 mg of the active ingredient clarithromycin. Klacid belongs to a group of medicines called macrolide antibiotics. Antibiotics stop the growth of bacteria (bugs) that cause infections.
It is used to treat infections such as: 1. Chest infections, such as bronchitis and pneumonia. 2. Throat and sinus infections. 3. Skin and tissue infections. 4. Ear infections particularly inflammation of the middle ear (acute otitis media). Klacid Paediatric Suspension 125 mg/5ml is used in children 6 months to 12 years old.
How to use
Dosage based on body weight: 8-11 kg - 2.5 ml. 12-19 kg - 5 ml. 20-29 kg - 7.5 ml. 30-40 kg - 10 ml.
Do not give Klacid Paediatric Suspension 125 mg/5ml to your child if they;
• are allergic to clarithromycin, other macrolide antibiotics such as erythromycin or azithromycin, or any of the other ingredients of Klacid Paediatric Suspension 125 mg/5ml.
• are taking medicines called ergot alkaloid tablets (e.g. ergotamine or dihydroergotamine) or use ergotamine inhalers for migraine.