Brand name authorized in: Poland
The drug ABIAZYT contains one active pharmaceutical ingredient (API):
Azithromycin is a macrolide antibiotic belonging to the azalide group. The molecule is constructed by adding a nitrogen atom to the lactone ring of erythromycin A. The mechanism of action of azithromycin is based upon the suppression of bacterial protein synthesis by means of binding to the ribosomal 50S sub-unit and inhibition of peptide translocation.
This drug has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification system as follows: