It is important that you take the pills as directed. The disease may not be cured until all the pills are taken. Azithromycin treatment consists of 4 pills taken all at one time. Do not drink alcohol when taking antibiotics.
Gonorrhea is treated with antibiotics, usually an injection in combination with pills. You must follow the directions given with your medicine. Do not drink alcohol when taking antibiotics. The signs and symptoms may go away in a few days but it takes approximately seven days to get rid of the infection.
Liver toxicity is one of the severe side effects of using azithromycin. The liver is the main organ that eliminates azithromycin. It is also the organ responsible for processing alcohol. When you consume both substances together, it takes a toll on your liver, increasing the risk of liver damage.