Zithrocin Capsules

Azithromycin Capsules

Zithrocin capsules for oral administration contain Azithromycin dihydrate equivalent to 250mg of Azithromycin. Following oral administration, azithromycin is rapidly absorbed and widely distributed throughout the body.

The rate of absorption of azithromycin is reduced when azithromycin capsules were administered with food.

  • Pack Size 30 Capsules
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Zithrocin is indicated for:

  • Respiratory tract infections
  • Middle ear infections (Otitis media)
  • Skin & soft tissue infections
  • Non gonococcal urethritis
  • Uncomplicated genital chlamydial infections.

*** Always consult your doctor as these conditions might vary accordingly.

Infection*

Recommended Dose/Duration of Therapy

Community acquired pneumonia (mild severity)

Pharyngitis/Tonsillitis (second line therapy)

Skin/Skin structure (uncomplicated)

 

500 mg as a single dose on day 1, followed by 250mg once daily from days 2 through 5.

 

Acute Bacterial Sinusitis

Acute bacterial exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease  (mild to moderate)

500 mg daily * 3 days

OR

500 mg as a single dose on day 1,

followed by 250 mg once daily from days 2 through 5.

 

Genital ulcer disease (chancroid)

Single 1g dose

Non-gonococcal urethritis and cervicitis

Single 1g dose

Gonococcal urethritis and cervicitis

Single 2g dose

 

** Refer attached Prescribing Details slip or Information Slip inside product Carton. Always follow Doctor Advice as directed.