Risk of Hospitalization With Hemorrhage Among Older Adults Taking Clarithromycin vs Azithromycin and Direct Oral Anticoagulants

Study (n=24,943) found concurrent use of clarithromycin compared with azithromycin was associated with a small, significantly greater 30-day risk of hospital admission with major haemorrhage (adjusted hazard ratio, 1.71 [95% CI, 1.20-2.45]; absolute risk difference, 0.34%).


JAMA Internal Medicine