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It is an antibiotic mainly used for upper respiratory tracked infections, as well as soft tissue and skin infections. It can not be used as an anti-inflammatory drug or for the treatment of flu (flu is caused by a virus, therefore it will not respond to the treatment of an antibiotic).
Dr Anrich Burger
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