Zithromax vs Terramycin, a side effect and effectiveness comparison for a male patient aged 45
This is personalized comparison of Zithromax vs Terramycin for a male aged 45. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.
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What are the drugs
Zithromax (latest outcomes from 21,397 users) has active ingredients of azithromycin. It is often used in sinusitis.
Terramycin (latest outcomes from 40 users) has active ingredients of oxytetracycline.
On Sep, 7, 2014: 1,585 male patients aged 40 who take the same drugs are studied in Zithromax vs Terramycin
Information of patient in study:
|Gender||Age||Reason for the drug|
Drugs to compare:
eHealthMe real world results:
For males aged 40 (±5):
Most common side effects:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Zithromax (Pfizer)||Terramycin (Pfizer)|
|Pyrexia (fever)||Pancreatitis Nos (inflammation of pancreas)|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||Urticaria Nos (rash of round, red welts on the skin that itch intensely)|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||Face Oedema (swelling of face)|
|Condition Aggravated||Pancreatitis Acute (sudden inflammation of pancreas)|
|Weight Decreased||Blood Amylase Increased|
|Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water)|
Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Zithromax (Pfizer)||Terramycin (Pfizer)|
|Anaemia (lack of blood)|
|Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (disease of the human immune system caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (hiv))|
|Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)|
|Headache (pain in head)|
|Pneumocystis Carinii Pneumonia (pneumonia occurring in infants or in persons with impaired immune systems)|
|Malnutrition Nos (condition that results from eating a diet in which certain nutrients are lacking)|
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
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Side effects in real world:
On eHealthMe, Zithromax (azithromycin) is often used to treat sinusitis. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Zithromax alternatives:
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