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ZEXIME POWDER FOR INJECTION VIAL (I.M./I.V.)
10 AMPOULES PER BOX
Cefuroxime Sodium 750 mg
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For the treatment of patients with infections caused by susceptible strains of the designated organisms in the following diseases:
Lower Respiratory Tract Infections: Pneumonia caused by S. pneumonia, H. Influenzae including menthicillin-resistant) stains, Klebsiella species, S. aureaus including ampicillin-resistant (but not menthicillin-resistant) strains, S. pyogenes and E. coli.
Urinary Tract Infections: Caused by E. coli and Klebsiella species.
Soft Tissue Infections: Caused by S. aureus including ampicillin-resistant (but not methicillin-resistant) strains. S. pyogenes, E. Coli, Klebsiella species.
Meningitis: Caused by Neissera Gonorrhea including ampicillin-resistant strains.
Bone and Joint Infections: Caused by S. aureus (penicillinase and non-penicillinase producing strains).
Prevention: The pre-operative prophylactic administration of cefuroxime may prevent the growth of susceptible disease-causing bacteria and thereby may reduce the incidence of certain post-operative infections: in patients undergoing surgical procedures that are classified as clean contaminated or potentially contaminated; in patients undergoing open heart surgery in whom infections at the operative site would present a serious risk.