Zinnat tablets are indicated in the treatment of systemic infections due to Gram-positive and Gram-negative micro-organisms susceptible to this anti-infective in respiratory tract and genito-urinary tract infections. Skin and soft tissue infections for example, furunculosis, pyoderma and impetigo. Gonorrhoea, acute uncomplicated gonococcal urethritis, and cervicitis. Treatment of early Lyme disease and subsequent prevention of late Lyme disease in adults and children over 12 years old. Cefuroxime is also available as the sodium salt (Zinacef) for parenteral administration. Where appropriate, Zinnat is effective when used following initial parenteral Zinacef (cefuroxime sodium) in the treatment of pneumonia and acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis.
Each tablet contains 250mg cefuroxime as cefuroxime axetil.
Direction for Use
Always take Zinnat exactly as your doctor has told you. You should check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure. When taking Zinnat: Swallow the tablets whole with a glass of water after a meal. Do not crush the tablets, Space the doses evenly during the day, Treatment is usually continued for 7 days unless otherwise stated. If you still feel unwell after the treatment has ended you should go back to see the doctor