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Cefuroxim Sandoz 500 mg x 20 Film-coated tablets

Cefuroxim Sandoz 500 mg x 20 Film-coated tablets

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Indications

Infections

  • Lower respiratory tract: (e.g. pneumonia, acute bronchitis, acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis)
  • Upper respiratory tract (eg, otitis media, sinusitis, tonsillitis, pharyngitis)
  • Genitourinary tract (eg, pyelonephritis, cystitis, urethritis)
  • Gonorrhea without complications
  • Skin and soft tissue (eg, furunculosis, pyoderma, and impetigo)
  • In adults and children over 12 years: treatment of early stage (chronic erythema migrans) of Lyme disease and prevention of the development of later stages of the disease

Reference
3008406
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Use

Dosage

Usual duration of treatment: 7 days (may vary from 5 to 10 days).

ADULTS AND CHILDREN> OR = 40 KG

Acute angina and pharyngitis, acute bacterial sinusitis: 250 mg, 2 times a day.

Acute otitis media: 500 mg, twice a day.

Acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis: 500 mg, 2 times a day.

Cystitis: 250 mg, twice a day.

Pyelonephritis: 250 mg, twice a day.

Uncomplicated skin and soft tissue infections: 250 mg, 2 times a day.

Lyme disease: 500 mg, 2 times a day, for 10 to 21 days.

CHILDREN <40 KG

Acute angina and pharyngitis, acute bacterial sinusitis: 10 mg / kg, 2 times a day; max. 125 mg, twice a day.

Children> or = 2 years old with otitis media or with more severe infections: 15 mg / kg, twice a day; max. 250 mg, twice a day.

Cystitis: 15 mg / kg, twice a day; max. 250 mg, twice a day.

Pyelonephritis: 15 mg / kg, twice a day; max. 250 mg, 2 times a day, for 10 to 14 days.

Uncomplicated skin and soft tissue infections: 15 mg / kg, 2 times a day; max. 250 mg, twice a day.

Lyme disease: 15 mg / kg, twice a day; max. 250 mg, twice a day, for 10 to 21 days.

Dose adjustment

RENAL FAILURE

Creatinine clearance: 10 to 29 ml / min / 1.73 m2: Standard individual dose administered every 24 hours.

Creatinine clearance: <10 ml / min / 1.73 m2: Standard individual dose administered every 48 hours.

Administration mode

Take the tablets after food.

Take the tablets at 12 hour intervals.

The tablets must not be crushed:

The tablets are not suitable for the treatment of patients who cannot swallow tablets.

In children, the oral suspension form of cefuroxime axetil can be used.

The tablets can be easily divided using a tablet divider.

Tablets and granules for oral suspension are not bioequivalent and are not substitutable on a mg for mg basis.

Notice Cefuroxim Sandoz

Notice Cefuroxim Sandoz

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