We investigated the most common ambulatory indications for azithromycin by analyzing data from a survey conducted by Encuity Research of approximately 3200 office-based physicians for the decade from 2002 through 2011. Across all age groups of patients, the two most common indications for azithromycin were chronic sinusitis and bronchitis. The table shows the antibacterial drugs that were used most commonly in the United States for these indications.
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rom the Office of Surveillance and Epidemiology, Division of Epidemiology II (A.D.M., J.M.), the Office of Antimicrobial Products, Division of Anti-Infective Products (J.J.A., S.N.), and the Office of Communications, Division of Health Communications (H.S.), Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, Food and Drug Administration, Silver Spring, MD.