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cefuroxime axetil dosage

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Cefuroxime: Cefuroxime is a cephalosporin antibiotic that can be used to treat a variety of infections including sinusitis, pharyngitis, ear infections, urinary t ... Read More

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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Krulak
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Zinnat: Cefuroxime axetil is an antibiotic used for a number of respiratory, skin and genitourinary infections.
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5-10: Zinacef (cefuroxime axetil) (cefuroxime) has many indications for treating various infections but is usually prescribed for between 5 and 10 days.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
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None: There are no specific foods that need to be avoided while taking cefuroxime. It will be best absorbed on an empty stomache.
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Dr. Kathy Robinson
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A week: The half life of cefuroxime is 3.5 hours. That means that half of it is gone from your system in 3.5 hours. In the next 3.5 hours half of the remainin ... Read More
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Dr. Philip Miller
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Not a common cold: You must have further evaluation, imaging and testing.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
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Both R antibiotics: These are two antibiotics.The Cefuroxime is a cousin of penicillin. The germs they would likely kill, dose, frequency and side effects would differ.
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Dr. Robert Ramirez
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Maybe: You have about a 2-5% chance to also be allergic to cefuroxime. You may want to talk to your allergist about testing to penicillin first to confirm t ... Read More
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Cefuroxime/Zegen SEs: Common: diarrhea/nausea/vomiting; vaginitis; elevated liver enzymes, diaper rash; impaired kidneys; anemia; jarisch-herxheimer rxn. Serious: severe a ... Read More
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Dr. Stephen Scholand
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More information: Well the question is 'what' are you taking the antibiotic for? The doctor who prescribed the medication should have some kind of 'plan' in mind for yo ... Read More

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