Zithromax Z-pak Side Effects

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  1. link Macnagle
    Zithromax Z-Pak sinus infection, stomach pains, week 1, diarrhea, little bit
    I was prescribed the 5-day Z-pack for bronchitis and after two days I quit taking it. I am not psychologically and emotionally perfect (who is) but this drug is causing extreme agitation, nervousness, hard intense dreams that leave me fatigued even a - 82% more...
    Macnagle- over a year ago - 28 Replies - in Zithromax Z-Pak
  2. link Mommyof2-2012
    Hello I was recently prescribed the Zpack for an ear infection. I started it Sunday w/ the two on day one and one everyday there after for 4 more days. Today was my last dose. I do have anxiety as it is and am scared to take medications so i looked u - 83% more...
    Mommyof2-2012- over a year ago
  3. link Ic971
    i was prescribed 500mg for 3 days when diagnosed with upper resp.infection while on holidays,after first dose terrible cramps and nausea jumpy and itching ,didn't take anymore..8 days later and still antzy in head,nausea,crying and cant sleep...
    Ic971- over a year ago
  4. link Pmaire2011
    dose anywon know how long the side affects last please let me know im only 19 and not likeing thins
    Pmaire2011- over a year ago
  5. link Tracysosharp
    Beckyboo32 I have had the exact same situation as you have described. I took Day 1 (the two pills) yesterday evening and I have experienced the same side effects. I was considering quitting the pills, but now i am not sure what to do. I think i will - 57% more...
    Tracysosharp- over a year ago
  6. link Jctoday
    I went to Urgent Care yesterday morning and was given a ZPack for a sinus infection. I took the first two doses (day one) and my sinus infection felt gone just after an hour or so. But, the day went on and at about 11 that night, I was getting bad st - 61% more...
    Jctoday- over a year ago
  7. link William123
    Healthyfamily1, thankyou for your reply, i have had urine and stool tests and i dont think they found anything as far as im aware, i have different bowel movments somtimes constipated, somtimes loose, stomach pains and oral thrush is worse in the mor - 61% more...
    William123- over a year ago
  8. link Healthyfamily1
    William123, Take a very strong HIGH dose of probiotics. You have a fungal issue. Antibiotics are a form of fungus and fungus kills bacteria. What more than likely is happening to you is an overgrowth of fungus due to the absence of good bacterial flo - 82% more...
    Healthyfamily1- over a year ago
  9. link William123
    Hello there, i have been reading quite a few if your posts and have noticed that these side effects are quite common, i took 1250mg a day for 3 days and my life has been hell for the last 2 and half months, started with chronic diahrea then developed - 59% more...
    William123- over a year ago
  10. link William123
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    William123- over a year ago
  11. link Afk324
    Nausea, stomache pain, dizziness, lethargy and anxiety/restlessness with mild heart racing after taking the first days dose. I cant tolerate these symptoms anymore so Ill be calling my Dr for a different antibiotic. Its weird because I have taken the - 16% more...
    Afk324- over a year ago
  12. link Sas544
    I took the two inital tablets of this antibiotics yesterday and had a full on panic attack (never had one before) about an hour later, then horrible stomack pain like I never had before. I am now a little better but am no way taking the rest of the p - 46% more...
    Sas544- over a year ago
  13. link Aaronv
    Aaron- I started the zpack 3 days ago for bronchitis and took my 3rd dose today (4 pills) the only side effect I am having is the worst upper stomach pain that comes and goes. Horrible in the AM but seems to last all day :((((
    Aaronv- over a year ago
  14. link Hidhoff
    I googled this because after taking the zpack, I am having major stomach pain and dizziness. I almost feel like when the magician cuts the person in half where my stomach is. Those that have has the symptoms, how long did it take until it went away? - 10% more...
    Hidhoff- over a year ago
  15. link Joeytom
    Anxiety and feeling miserable
    I took this drug before with moderate side effect that I was able to get through. this time I'm feeling really uncomfortable and hanging on. I took the first 2 pills this morning and after 10 hrs I have spent the last 3-4 feeling miserable. symptoms - 71% more...
    Joeytom- over a year ago - in Zithromax Z-Pak
  16. link Jjazzini
    Zithromax Z-Pak bad drug
    Very bad Drug!! email me for my experience ******
    Jjazzini- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Zithromax Z-Pak
  17. link Avgconsum
    Agreed. Your email did not come up- here is my experience: After the first dose (the first two pills you take at once) I developed vertigo like symptoms- and hour after the second dose (the second one pill) My vision started to jump up and down reall - 81% more...
    Avgconsum- over a year ago
  18. link Amleht
    zithromax
    Can Zithromax make you feel weak?
    Amleht- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Zithromax Z-Pak
  19. link Avgconsum
    It did me. I had a really bad reaction to Z Pack. After the first dose (the first two pills you take at once) I developed vertigo like symptoms- and hour after the second dose (the second one pill) My vision started to jump up and down really fast an - 76% more...
    Avgconsum- over a year ago
  20. link Dwyerstraits
    Zithromax Z-Pak nauseated, zithromax, restroom, third day, stroke
    Woke up in middle of night after taking first day, 2 pills; the room was spinning, I was nauseated, tried to get up from bed, had to hang on for balance as I went to restroom. When I got up that morning, I had to hold on to walls, etc. for balance. T - 45% more...
    Dwyerstraits- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Zithromax Z-Pak
  21. link Avgconsum
    I also had a bad reaction to Z Pack. After the first dose (the first two pills you take at once) I developed vertigo like symptoms- and hour after the second dose (the second one pill) My vision started to jump up and down really fast and the dizzine - 71% more...
    Avgconsum- over a year ago
  22. link Chewy55
    trouble with zpack
    trouble breathing, heart palputations, hard to breathe, fast heart beat, nausea
    Chewy55- over a year ago - in Zithromax Z-Pak
  23. link Rhortondiaz
    Zithromax Z-Pak sinus infection, tinnitis, oral surgery, antibiotic, sensation
    This is my second Rx for this stuff, only 250 mg., but I'd hate to see what would happen with a stronger dose! I was given this Rx to prevent infection after oral surgery. Within hours of taking it, that familiar itchy, burning sinus sensation starte - 44% more...
    Rhortondiaz- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Zithromax Z-Pak
  24. link Janesulky
    On Day 3 of taking 5 Day Z Pak, I had intense Sinus burning pain. I thought it was from high mold Pollen count. On Day 4, same thing! Came to find out, this is a side effect or reaction to this drug. Very very uncomfortable! I only had one more day t - 26% more...
    Janesulky- over a year ago
  25. link Pandakim
    Zithromax Z-Pak chest congestion, sinus infection, taste buds, blood in the stool, flu like symptoms
    started Zpak last week for a lingering sinus infection. I live in an area where the weather changes constantly. Two days after I finished the 5day Zpak I began experiencing horrible and flu-like symptoms and worse. I can hardly breathe out of my nose - 70% more...
    Pandakim- over a year ago - 8 Replies - in Zithromax Z-Pak
  26. link Luana765
    im on my last dose of zpak and i started to get these horrible welts all over my legs. Im wondering if anybody else got welts when there on the las dose?
    Luana765- over a year ago
  27. link Rmills
    Effective medication
    I have had a sinus infection for the past 3 weeks. I finally went to the doctor, and was given the Z-Pak. I must admit it caused a little upset stomach and cramping with the first dosage, however today is day two of the single tablet dosage. I think - 38% more...
    Rmills- over a year ago - in Zithromax Z-Pak
  28. link Brice
    FOLLOW UP TO ZPAK REACTION
    I received a few emails and responses regarding my extremely adverse reactions to Zpak. After about 4 years of getting more and more sick and weary from what doctors thought was a negative reaction to Zpak, I had a fever that swelled my ankles and wr - 86% more...
    Brice- over a year ago - in Zithromax Z-Pak
  29. link Donivera
    Zithromax Z-Pak sadness, good luck, sleep, sinus infection, unease
    Started the z pack for bronchitis and sinus infection. First symptoms was stomach cramps, diarrhea. The next and most disturbing symptoms were extreme agitation, anxiety, depression. Have finished the last of the medicine 4 days ago and am still feel - 29% more...
    Donivera- over a year ago - 6 Replies - in Zithromax Z-Pak
  30. link Kdjwedge
    Started my z-pack 2 nights ago and last night had really weird (not scary) dreams, but felt like I never really got into a deep sleep. The dreams were very vivid and I remember them well...kept me up at least every hour. I don't remember ever having - 48% more...
    Kdjwedge- over a year ago
  31. link Victoriaraney
    Z-pak side effects
    I was given this for a sinus infection... I took my day 1 dose and ever since I've been stuck in the bathroom with the poo's And I feel like I'm going to vomit. I think I will not take any more doses of this medicine. The side effects are worse than - 35% more...
    Victoriaraney- over a year ago - in Zithromax Z-Pak
  32. link Northlynn
    After 2 weeks of influenza, then a 2ndary bacteria infection I finally
    started getting better by taking Azythromycin or Z-Pak! I too have had my first bought of diarreha today (4th day) with one more day to go. But after battling a awful influenza virus (my whole family had) I was the only one that took a "turn for - 72% more...
    Northlynn- over a year ago - in Zithromax Z-Pak