Azithromycin, potential COVID-19 drug, may increase risk for cardiac events

Azithromycin`s association with cardiac events also has been debated. In 2012, the FDA issued a warning for azithromycin stating that it had been linked to cardiac events, but subsequent studies have yielded mixed results.

Sep 17, 2020, 18:33 PM IST

Common antibiotic may pose serious threat to heart

An antibiotic used to treat common infections may carry serious heart risks, scientists have warned.

Mar 13, 2013, 13:35 PM IST

Common antibiotic carries heart disease risk

Antibiotic azithromycin, commonly called a “Z-pack” can be bad for your heart, warn researchers.

May 17, 2012, 13:55 PM IST