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XYTHRO 500 FILM-COATED TABLET
24 TABLETS PER BOX
Azithromycin (as dihydrate) 500 mg
Azithromycin is a nitrogen-containing macrolide or azalide with wide spectrum of activity that has been used in the treatment of wide variety of infections caused by susceptible organisms. it is given int he treatment of respiratory tract infections (including otitis media). in skin and soft-tissue infections. Azithromycin may also be used for the prophylaxis, and as a component of regimens in the treatment of Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC).
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION:
Usual adult dose: 500 mg as a singel dose daily for 3 days.
Initial dose: 500 mg followed by 250 mg dailly for 4 days.
Or as prescribed by the physician.