Roxime 500

Roxime 500

cefuroxime

Manufacturer:

Centurion Lab

Distributor:

Philgen
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Cefuroxime axetil
Indications/Uses
Bone & joint infections, bronchitis, gonorrhea, meningitis, otitis media, peritonitis, pharyngitis, skin & soft tissue infections, surgical infection & UTI.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Uncomplicated UTI 125 mg bid. Resp tract infection 250-500 mg bid. Childn >2 yr Otitis media 250 mg bid or 15 mg/kg bid. Max: 500 mg daily. >3 mth 125 mg bid or 10 mg/kg bid. Max: 250 mg daily.
Administration
Should be taken with food.
Special Precautions
Hypersensitivity to cephalosporins. History of allergy.
Adverse Reactions
GI disturbances including diarrhea & vomiting; erythema multiforme, Stevens-Johnson syndrome & toxic epidermal necrolysis.
MIMS Class
Cephalosporins
ATC Classification
J01DC02 - cefuroxime ; Belongs to the class of second-generation cephalosporins. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Roxime 500 FC tab 500 mg
Packing/Price
10's
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