CLARITHROMYCIN Film-coated tablets (2018)
Active ingredients: Clarithromycin
Product Name and Form
Clarithromycin 250 mg film-coated tablets.
Light yellow coloured, oval shaped, biconvex film-coated tablets, with ‘D’ debossed on one side and ‘62’ on the other side. The size is 15.1 mm x 7.1 mm.
Qualitative and Quantitative Composition
Each film-coated tablet contains 250 mg of clarithromycin.
For the full list of excipients, see section 6.1.
Clarithromycin is a semi-synthetic derivative of erythromycin A. It exerts its antibacterial action by selectively binding to the 50s ribosomal sub-unit of susceptible bacteria preventing translocation of activated amino acids. It inhibits the intracellular protein synthesis of susceptible bacteria.
Silica, colloidal anhydrous
Titanium dioxide (E171)
Iron oxide yellow (E172)
Pack sizes and Marketing
Clarithromycin 250 mg tablets are available in clear PVC /PVdC/Aluminium blister packs of: 7, 12, 14 and 21 film-coated tablets.
Not all pack sizes may be marketed.
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