ANTIBACTERIALS > MACROLIDES > AZIBESTTM SUSPENSION
For the use of a Registered Medical Practitioner, a Hospital or a Laboratory only.
COMPOSITION
AZIBEST-100 Suspension
Each 5 ml Suspension Contains:
Azithromycin Dihydrate IP equivalent to Azithromycin (anhydrous) 100 mg
 
AZIBEST-200 Suspension
Each 5 ml Suspension Contains:
Azithromycin Dihydrate IP Equivalent to Azithromycin (anhydrous) 200 mg
 
INDICATIONS
AZIBEST is indicated to treat infections caused by susceptible organisms such as upper and lower respiratory tract infections, acute otitis media.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
Oral:
In children:
Upper and lower respiratory tract and skin and soft tissue infections: 10mg/kg body weight Azithromycin once daily for 3 days.
OR
10mg/kg body wt. on day 1 followed by 5mg/kg body wt per day on days 2-5. Azithromycin should be taken 1 hour before or at least 2 hours after a meal.

HOW SUPPLIED
15 ml bottle.