Name

Azithromycin Dihydrate

Alternate Names

CP 62993
CP-62993
CP62993
Homoerythromycin A
Zithromax

Abbreviations

None

Category

AIDS drug

Subcategory

None

NSC Number

None

Primary Site

None

Histology

None

Remarks

The prototype of a subclass of macrolide antibiotics known as the azalides. Rx of Chlamydia; under investigation for Rx of Mycobacterium Avium Complex (MAC), toxoplasmosis, and cryptosporidiosis

Coding

This drug should NOT be coded
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