Patients should take Z-Pak antibiotics exactly as directed on the prescription label, states Everyday Health. Doctors typically have patients take Z-Pak antibiotics once a day for one to five days, explains MedlinePlus. ... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

Doctors prescribe azithromycin, or Zithromax Z-Pak, for bacterial infections, including skin, ear and respiratory infections, according to Z-Pak also treats some sexually transmitted diseases. More » Health Medications & Vitamins

According to WebMD, a bacteria-fighting antibiotic known as azithromycin is commonly referred to as the Z-Pak by patients and health care professionals. This prescription drug is typically taken once per day and cannot e... More » Health Medications & Vitamins
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