How Azithromycin Can Help COPD

Here’s a study showing that taking azithromycin can help to cut the rate of acute exacerbations in people with COPD. The anti-inflammatory properties of the macrolide antibiotics are well described. However, one thing that’s usually not addressed is the fact that the macrolides have anti-reflux properties. In general surgery, we used to give intravenous erythromycin […]