Clarithromycin-induced leukocytoclastic vasculitis

  title={Clarithromycin-induced leukocytoclastic vasculitis},
  author={T. de Vega and Silvia De Diego Blanco and Carmen V{\'a}zquez L{\'o}pez and Eliseo Pascual and Matilde P. S{\'a}nchez and Antonio Zamarr{\'o}n},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases},
A 68-year-old man with chronic bronchitis presented to the outpatient department with respiratory infection. He had no history of allergic reactions. He was treated with bronchodilator drugs and amoxiciltin-clavulanic acid. Two days later he began to experience abdominal pain and diarrhea, and the antibiotic therapy was changed to clarithromycin (250 rag/12… CONTINUE READING