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Guide treatment azithromycin by clinical stability.
Guidelines recommend azithromycin as oral step-down therapy or as initial oral therapy antibiotic patients with atypical pathogens and azithromycin part of combination therapy for antibiotic HIV-infected patients. This dosage form is doxycycline hyclate 100 mg recommended for patients with moderate or severe illness or those with other underlying risk factors for which oral therapy oral inappropriate.
The switch to oral therapy should be done at the discretion zithromax the physician and based on the clinical response of the patient.
Guidelines recommend azithromycin as monotherapy for definitive atypical pneumonia and as part of combination therapy for hospitalized patients, including HIV-infected patients, when atypical pathogens are suspected.
The recommended dose is mg PO on first day of therapy, followed by mg PO azithromycin daily for 4 days. Total cumulative dose 1, mg.
Azithromycin CDC suggests monotherapy or with oral addition of a to day course zithromax metronidazole. Additionally, azithromycin 1 oral PO once weekly for 2 weeks plus a single dose of ceftriaxone oral IM has been studied. Dual treatment with azithromycin 2 g PO as azithromycin single dose plus gemifloxacin mg PO as azithromycin single dose tablets gentamicin mg IM as a single dose are options for patients with severe cephalosporin allergy or those with treatment failure after retreatment with preferred regimen.
Azithromycin 2 g PO as a single dose plus ceftriaxone mg IM as a single dose should be used in azithromycin with treatment failure after go here with the alternative regimen of azithromycin and azithromycin. Monotherapy with azithromycin 250 mg no longer recommended by the CDC.
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Lavage the infected eye s with saline solution to remove accumulated secretions. Duration of treatment depends on clinical response but should continue for at least 12 months. For severe disease, consider adding rifabutin.
Do not discontinue primary prophylaxis for children younger prescription 2 years.