Azycin Azithromycin 250 mg treatment of infection caused by susceptible microorganisms eg, upper & lower resp tract infections, skin & soft tissue infections, otitis media infections; urethritis, or cervicitis caused by Chlamydia trachomatis or Neisseria gonorrhoeae. Alone or in combination w/ rifabutin for prevention of Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC) in patients w/ advanced HIV infection.
Adult & childn >45 kg body wt Mild to moderate resp or skin & soft tissue infections Single 500-mg dose on the 1st day then 250 mg once daily for an additional 4 days. Disseminated MAC infection 1.2 g once wkly, alone or in combination w/ rifabutin 300 mg daily. Urethritis or cervicitis caused by Chlamydia trachomatis or Neisseria gonorrhoeae 1 g as a single dose. Childn ≥6 mth 10 mg/kg once daily on the 1st day then 5 mg/kg once daily for 4 days or 10 mg/kg once daily for 3 days.
Package : 2 x 6 capsules