Macrolides

Agents

  • Azithromycin (Zithromax) (see Azithromycin, [[Azithromycin]])
  • Clarithromycin (Biaxin) (see Clarithromycin, [[Clarithromycin]])
  • Erythromycin (see Erythromycin, [[Erythromycin]])
  • Roxithromycin (Biaxsig, Coroxin, Romac, Roxar, Roximycin, Roxl-150, Roxo, Roxomycin, Rulid, Rulide, Surlid, Tirabicin, Xthrocin) (see Roxithromycin, [[Roxithromycin]])
  • Solithromycin (see Solithromycin, [[Solithromycin]])
  • Telithromycin (Ketek) (see Telithromycin, [[Telithromycin]])
  • Troleandomycin (Triocetin, Tekmisin) (see Troleandomycin, [[Troleandomycin]])

Adverse Effects

Cardiovascular Adverse Effects

Q-T Prolongation with Definite Association with Torsade (see Torsade, [[Torsade]])

  • Epidemiology
  • Physiology: class effect

Pulmonary Adverse Effects

Drug-Induced Pulmonary Eosinophilia (see Drug-Induced Pulmonary Eosinophilia, [[Drug-Induced Pulmonary Eosinophilia]])

  • Associated Agents
    • Azithromycin (Zithromax) (see Azithromycin, [[Azithromycin]])
    • Clarithromycin (Biaxin) (see Clarithromycin, [[Clarithromycin]])
    • Erythromycin (see Erythromycin, [[Erythromycin]])
    • Roxithromycin (Biaxsig, Coroxin, Romac, Roxar, Roximycin, Roxl-150, Roxo, Roxomycin, Rulid, Rulide, Surlid, Tirabicin, Xthrocin) (see Roxithromycin, [[Roxithromycin]])
  • Physiology: class effect

References

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