About your condition and treatment
To help us understand that this treatment is the right option for you, please answer the following questions. If you get stuck or need any help, you can
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Are you over 16 years of age?
Are you over 45kg body weight?
Do you have confirmed uncomplicated genital Chlamydia Trachomatis?
Does your partner have confirmed uncomplicated genital Chlamydia Trachomatis?
Is this a re-treatment of azithromycin for the treatment of uncomplicated genital Chlamydia Trachomatis, but the original dose had been vomited within 3 hours of taking it?
Is this a re-treatment and you have had sexual intercourse within 7 days of receiving treatment for uncomplicated genital Chlamydia Trachomatis, or had sex with a partner untreated for uncomplicated genital Chlamydia Trachomatis?
Do you have a hypersensitivity to erythromycin, any macrolide, or ketolide antibiotic?
Are you on a low potassium diet?
Do you have known hypokalaemia, and/or hypomagnesaemia?
Do you have clinically relevant bradycardia, cardiac arrhythmia or severe cardiac insufficiency?
Do you have any rare hereditary problems of galactose intolerance, the Lapp lactase deficiency, or glucose-galactose malabsorption?
Some brands of azithromycin contain soya or soya lecithin and therefore, do you have an allergy to soya or peanuts?
Do you take any of the following drugs:
- Ergot derivatives
- Substances that prolong QT interval such as antiarrhythmics of class IA (quinidine and
procainamide) and class III (dofetilide, amiodarone and sotalol), cisapride and terfenadine;
antipsychotic agents such as pimozide; antidepressants such as citalopram; and fluoroquinolones
such as moxifloxacin and levofloxacin