Product name : Zoclar
Generic Name : Clarithromycin
Manufacturer : Cipla
A macrolide antibiotic, Zoclar 500Mg Tablet is used in the treatment of infections caused by bacteria. The infections may include pneumonia, respiratory tract infections, lyme disease, strep throat, skin infections, H. pylori infection, among others. It is categorised as an broad-spectrum antibiotic which protects against mycoplasma, chlamydia and mycobacteria and other gram-negative and gram-positive bacteria. It works by decreasing protein production of these bacteria. It is available in the form of tablets, pills and liquids.
Common side effects of Zoclar 500Mg Tablet may include diarrhoea, stomach pain, nausea, abnormal taste in mouth, headache and vomiting. In mild cases, these effects go away within a few days or a couple of weeks. Severe allergic reactions are very rare.
Zoclar 500mg tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infectionsIt is used in infections of tonsils, sinus, ear, nose, throat, skin and soft tissues, windpipe and lungs (pneumonia).
How it works
Zoclar 500mg tablet is an antibiotic. It stops the bacterial growth by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, which are required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.
Common side effects
Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea, Allergy.