Azomycin 200mg/5ml

Azithromycin 200mg

IV Incompatibilities
Y-site: Amikacin, aztreonam, cefotaxime, ceftazidime, ceftriaxone, cefuroxime, ciprofloxacin, clindamycin, droperidol, famotidine, fentanyl, furosemide, gentamicin, imipenem, cilastatin, ketorolac, levofloxacin, morphine, piperacillin-tazobactam, ondansetron(?), potassium chloride, ticarcillin-clavulanate, tobramycin

IV Compatibilities
Solution (partial list): SWI, D5W, LR, D5/LR, D5/½NS, NS, ½NS
Y-site: Bivalirudin, dexmedetomidine, diphenhydramine, dolasetron, droperidol

IV Preparation
Dilute 500-mg vial in 4.8 mL of SWI (100 mg/mL)
Dilute further in NS to 1 mg/mL (500 mL) or 2 mg/mL (250 mL)

IV Administration
Use standard syringe
1 mg/mL solution: Infuse over 3 hours
2 mg/mL solution: Infuse over 1 hour

Oral Administration
Tablet: Take tablets without regard to food; however, food may enhance tolerability

Oral suspension
  • Conventional oral suspension (100 mg/5 mL, 200 mg/5 mL) may be stored for 10 days after reconstitution and taken without regard to food
  • Conventional 1 g package must be taken immediately after reconstitution
  • Extended-release oral suspension must be taken on empty stomach within 12 hours of reconstitution; given only in single dose; not interchangeable with immediate release formulation

Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use Azomycin 200mg/5ml only for the indication prescribed.