Klaricid, To Treat Upper and Lower Respiratory Tract Infection

Klaricid is produced by Abbott, which contains clarithromycin. It is a semi-synthetic antibiotic of the hydroxyl (OH) group, which acts against mycobacterial infection. Klaricid is being used for the indication and symptomatic relief of

Upper respiratory tract infection, such as pharyngitis, sinusitis, throat pain, etc

Lower respiratory tract infection, such as bronchitis, pneumonia, asthma, etc

Skin and soft tissue infection, such as folliculitis, cellulitis, erysipelas, etc

Klaricid in Pregnancy

The safety of Klaricid use in pregnancy has not been established. Therefore, use during pregnancy is not advised. Consult with your doctor before taking clarithromycin.

Lactation

The safety of Klaricid use during breast-feeding of infants has not been established. Clarithromycin is excreted into human breast milk. Therefore consult your doctor before using this medicine during lactation.

Adverse Reaction

Some common and rare adverse reaction of clarithromycin includes abdominal pain, pseudomembranous colitis, interstitial nephritis, renal failure, diarrhea, abdominal pain, enzymes, vomiting, taste perversion, hypoglycemia, etc.

Contraindications

Patients who are hypersensitive to macrolide antibiotic drugs should not use Clarithromycin.

Klaricid Drops, 125mg and 250mg Syrup for children

Klaricid Drops

Klaricid drops

Note: Add pre-boiled cool water in Suspension

Klaricid drops Clarithromycin
CompositionsEach 5ml contains Clarithromycin 125mg
Symptoms Throat pain, Tonsils, Cough, Fever, Infection, Respiratory infection, Chesty cough,
Dose for infants 7.5mg/kg every 12 hours or as directed by physician
CompanyAbbott
Retail priceRs 270

Klaricid 125mg Syrup

Klaricid 125mg Syrup

Note: Add pre-boiled cool water in Suspension

Klaricid 125mg SyrupClarithromycin
CompositionsEach 5ml contains Clarithromycin 125mg
Symptoms Throat pain, Tonsils, Cough, Fever, Infection, Respiratory infection, Chesty cough,
Dose Children7.5mg/kg every 12 hours
CompanyAbbott
Retail priceRs 384.81

Klaricid 250mg Syrup

klaricid 250mg syrup

Note: Add pre-boiled cool water in Suspension

Klaricid 250mg Syrup Clarithromycin
CompositionsEach 5ml contains Clarithromycin 125mg
Symptoms Throat pain, Tonsils, Cough, Fever, Infection, Respiratory infection, Chesty cough,
Dose (Age 2-6 years)1 teaspoonful two times a day
Dose (Age 6-12 years)1 tablespoonful three times a day
CompanyAbbott
Retail priceRs 425

Klaricid 250mg and 500mg tablet for Adults

Klaricid 250mg Tablet

Klaricid 250mg Tablet

Klaricid 250mg Tablet Clarithromycin
CompositionsEach tablet contain Clarithromycin 250mg USP
Symptoms Throat pain, Tonsils, Cough, Fever, Infection, Respiratory problem, Chesty cough,
Dose (Age 12-18 years)1 tablet two times a day
Dose (More than 18 years)1 tablet three times a day
CompanyAbbott
Per tablet price in Pakistan Rs 43.8

Klaricid 500mg Tablet

Klaricid 500mg Tablet

Klaricid 500mg Tablet Clarithromycin
CompositionsEach tablet contain Clarithromycin 500mg USP
Symptoms Throat pain, Tonsils, Cough, Fever, Infection, Respiratory problem, Chesty cough,
Dose (Age 12-18 years)1 tablet two times a day
Dose (More than 18 years)1 tablet three times a day
CompanyAbbott
Per tablet price in Pakistan Rs 79.3

Klaricid XL Tablet

klaricid XL Tablet

Klaricid XL Tablet Clarithromycin
CompositionsEach tablet contain Clarithromycin 500mg USP
Symptoms Throat pain, Tonsils, Cough, Fever, Infection, Respiratory problem, Chesty cough,
Dose (More than 18 years)1 tablet every 12 hours in severe conditions
CompanyAbbott
Per tablet price in Pakistan Rs 64

Klaricid Injection IV

Klaricid Injecton IV

Klaricid Injection IVClarithromycin
CompositionsEach ampoule Clarithromycin 500mg
Symptoms Throat pain, Tonsils, Cough, Fever, Infection, Respiratory infection, Chesty cough,
Dose above 18 Years1 injection every 6 hours or as directed by physician
CompanyAbbott
Per ampoule priceRs 28