FDA Raises Heart Alert on Widely Used Antibiotic

March 2013
MondayMorning;3/18/2013, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p1
The article discusses the warning by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on the health risks related to antibiotic Azithromycin. It is mentioned that heart's electrical activity is changed due to antibiotic which can lead to irregular heart rhythm that could be fatal in some patients. Also mentioned is that aging patients or patients with heart problem history have high risk chances.


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