CEFURIN Tablet 250/500

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COMPOSITION: Cefuroxime Axetil 250/ 500 mg 

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Description

COMPOSITION: Cefuroxime Axetil 250/ 500 mg 

Cefuroxime Axetil (Cephalosporin antibiotics)

  • Cefuroxime-Axetil is an ester of cefuroxime, which can be used as an oral antimicrobial agent.
  • Cefuroxime axetil is a broad-spectrum antibacterial agent with a pharmacokinetic profile.
  • Well tolerated by adult and paediatric patients, this prodrug of the cephalosporin cefuroxime is considered an empirical therapy for a range of community-acquired infections.
  • Against beta-lactamase-positive and -negative staphylococci, cefuroxime showed good activity.
  • Effective in the application of perioperative antibiotic prophylaxis to prevent staphylococcal surgical-site infections.
  • Cefuroxime axetil twice a day is as effective as amoxicillin/ clavulanate three times a day in the treatment of acute bacterial maxillary sinusitis but produces fewer adverse effects.

Composition

Cefuroxime Axetil 250/ 500 mg

Indications

  1. Respiratory tract infections
  2. Pharyngitis/ sinusitis
  3. Urinary tract infections
  4. Ear infections
  5. Skin infections
  6. Surgical prophylaxis
  7. Gonorrhea