Azithral 500mg is indicated for the treatment of certain bacterial infections such as bronchitis, Pneumonia, Sexually transmitted disease (STD) Azithral 500mg is also indicated to prohibit the disseminated Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC) infection Infection of the ears, lungs, sinuses, throat and reproductive organs.
Azithral 500mg belongs to semisynthetic azalide antibiotic and works by linking to the 23S rRNA of the 50S ribosomal subunit of susceptible microorganisms preventing synthesis of bacterial protein and impeding the assembly of the 50S ribosomal subunit.
Ingredients : Azithromycin
Strength : 500mg
Packing : 10x6 Tablets
500 to 2000mg once daily, administer as single dose, this may continue with 250 to 500mg dose once daily for several daysFor pharyngitis or tonsillitis
500mg on day 1 taken as single dose followed by 250mg on 2nd day through 5th dayIn children for infections (6months age – older)
based on body weight is dose and must be determined by your doctor. 10 to 30mg/kg of body weight once daily, taken as a single dose. Depends on the type of infection, continue with doses of 5 to 10 mg/kg of body weight once daily for several days. Infants < 6 months: discuss with doctorFor pharyngitis or tonsillitis
based on body weight: 12mg/kg of body weight once daily for 5 days < 2yrs children’s: discuss with doctor for dose.OVERDOSAGE
If dose administer higher than prescribed dose will cause nausea, diarrhea, vomiting. If it occurs, then provide general symptomatic and supportive measures are indicated as needed
If these symptoms occurs call doctor immediately