Zenith 500Mg Tablet
Description : Azithromycin monohydrate is a macrolide antibiotic belonging to the azalide group. The molecule is constructed by adding a nitrogen atom to the lactone ring of erythromycin A. Azithromycin monohydrate is 9-deoxy-9-a-aza-9a-methyl-9a-homoerythromycin A. The molecular weight is 749.
Indications / Uses : Treatment of infections of the upper & lower resp tract, otitis media, skin & soft tissues & infections of the genitals due to Chlamydia trachomatis.
Administration : May be taken with or without food: Swallow whole, do not chew/crush.
Contraindications : Hypersensitivity to azithromycin monohydrate, erythromycin, & to any macrolide or ketolide antibiotics.
Special Precautions : Hepatic & severe renal impairment. Superinfection, Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea. Prolonged cardiac repolarization & QT interval. Patients w/ rare hereditary problems of galactose intolerance, Lapp lactase deficiency or glucose-galactose malabsorption. Pregnancy & lactation. Childn.