AZASITE Rx

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AZASITE

Ocular infections
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Generic Name and Formulations:

Azithromycin 1%; oph. soln; contains benzalkonium chloride.

Company:

Akorn, Inc.

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Indications for AZASITE:

Susceptible bacterial conjunctivitis.

Adults and Children:

<1yr: not recommended. ≥1yr: 1 drop in affected eye(s) twice daily (8–12hrs apart) for 2 days then once daily for the next 5 days.

Warnings/Precautions:

Remove contact lenses during therapy. Pregnancy (Cat.B). Nursing mothers.

Pharmacological Class:

Macrolide.

Adverse Reactions:

Eye irritation, superinfection; rare: contact dermatitis, corneal erosion, dysgeusia, dry eye, punctate keratitis, others.

How Supplied:

Soln—2.5mL

AZASITE 2.5ml of 1% eye droppers (Qty:1)

appx. price $189.00