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What is the normal dosage of zithromax prescribed for bronchitis?

What is the normal dosage of zithromax prescribed for bronchitis?

None, I hope: Most bronchitis is viral, and Azithromycin won't help. If you have a known atypical pneumonia from bacterial causes it depends on the infectious agent, etc. The typical dose is 500, g for one day then 250mg for four days for a bronchitis in a patient with COPD and worsening cough... Otherwise chicken soup is just the thing. ...Read more

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What is the appropriate dosage of ciprofloxacin for children?

What is the appropriate dosage of ciprofloxacin for children?

Cipro (ciprofloxacin) for kids: The recommended oral dose of ciprofloxacin in pediatric patients over one year of age is 10 mg/kg to 20 mg/kg (maximum 750mg/dose) every 12 hours. ...Read more

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What is typical dosage of amoxicillin for tooth aches?

What is typical dosage of amoxicillin for tooth aches?

Depends: It depends of the cause of the tooth ache. If the tooth ache is due to an infection then the usual dose is 500 mg amoxil (amoxicillin). However, there are many other causes of tooth ache. See a dentist for a consultation. Good luck. ...Read more

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What is the proper dosage of Amoxicillin for an adult with Strep throat? I'm on 500mg 2x/day is this enough?

What is the proper dosage of Amoxicillin for an adult with Strep throat? I'm on 500mg 2x/day is this enough?

Yes: That is enough to do the job if you take it for 10 days. It's not just the dose. If you stop too soon you take a chance you won't eradicate it completely. ...Read more

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What is the standard dosage of metronidazole for diverticulosis for an adult?

What is the standard dosage of metronidazole for diverticulosis for an adult?

Metronidazole: Metronidazole is excellent to fight diverticuilar infection; it eliminates anerobic bacteria; dosing depends a bit upon liver function, body size, and age - but the typical dose is 250-500 mg three times daily. Most adults with normal liver functions will receive 500 mg three times a day. ...Read more

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What is the appropriate dosage of ibuprofen for infants?

What is the appropriate dosage of ibuprofen for infants?

Ibuprofen: Appropriate doses of ibuprofen in children is weight dependant. The maximum recommended dose is approximately 100 mg per 22 pounds of body weight every 6-8 hours for the shortest period of time possible. Long term use of ibuprofen and acetaminophen can cause organ damage even in recommended doses. Ibuprofen should not be given to infants under 6 months of age. ...Read more

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What is the dosage of mabansazole for two year child?

What is the dosage of mabansazole for two year child?

Spelling?: If you are referring to Mebendazole for pinworms the dose is one tablet, can repeat in 2 weeks. Not familiar with mabansazole. ...Read more

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What is dosage of predinsolone for 18 lb child?

What is dosage of predinsolone for 18 lb child?

It depends.: The dosage of Prednisone varies, according to the condition being treated. In general it ranges from 0.05-2mg/kg/day we go by body weight, not by age. ...Read more

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What is the dosage of amoxicilin for an uti?

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What is the dosage of amoxicilin for an uti?

Poor choice: Unless you know that the infecting organism is sensitive to amoxicillin, it is a poor choice to treat uti. In case it is sensitive, 500mg three times a day for 3 days is enough for a simple bladder infection. ...Read more

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What is the average dosage for hydroxychloroquine?

What is the average dosage for hydroxychloroquine?

Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine): Each tablet is 400mg. Taken as 2 tablets per week for malaria prevention, 1 tablet once daily for rheumatoid arthritis, and 1 tablet twice daily for lupus. ...Read more

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What is the normal daily dosage of Cirprofloxacin HCL 500mg for Chronic Prostatis for 8 weeks?

What is the normal daily dosage of Cirprofloxacin HCL 500mg for Chronic Prostatis for 8 weeks?

Twice a day: Usually for chromic prostate infection Cipro (cipro (ciprofloxacin)floxacin) 500 mg twice a day for 6 weeks or so. Careful- so much cipro (ciprofloxacin) can cause bad side effect of tendon rupture ...Read more

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What is the correct dosage for amoxicillin to treat UTI in adults?

What is the correct dosage for amoxicillin to treat UTI in adults?

Depends!: Correct Amoxicillin dose for any infection depends upon sensitivity of bacteria causing infection. If bacteria is resistant to Amoxicillin or similar antibiotic, then it's a poor choice & won't work. That's why it's important to sent urine for c&s (culture & sensitivity). Btw, antibiotics like Amoxicillin only work against bacteria but not against virus which cause most common colds & sort throats. ...Read more

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What is dosage of the new tyelonl for 11 lb baby?

What is dosage of the new tyelonl for 11 lb baby?

1/2 tsp - 2.5 ml: Infant drops are gone. (yea! less dosing confusion, fewer overdoses.) children's Acetaminophen for all ages is 160 mg per 5 ml suspension. For an 11 lb. Baby, the dose is 2.5 ml (1/2 teaspoon). Be sure to use a measuring dropper; teaspoons are wiidly inaccurate. ...Read more

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