According to the electronic Medicines Compendium, the shelf life of film-coated azithromycin tablets is 3 years. This is based on storage within aluminum and polyvinylchloride blister packs at or below a temperature of 77 degrees Fahrenheit.Continue Reading
Azithromycin is used to treat bacterial infections, such as tonsillitis, skin and tissue infections, bronchitis and mild to moderate pneumonia.
These tablets typically contain the following ingredients:
Owing to the lactose monohydrate in the film-coating, which also contains hypromellose, macrogol 4000 and titanium dioxide, they are not recommended for people with lactose intolerance. This medication is also unsuitable for people hypersensitive to azithromycin, erythromycin and macrolide or ketolide antibiotics.Learn more about Medications & Vitamins