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SOFA – LB Tablets

SOFA – LB Tablets

Composition

SOFA – LB 250 Tablets
Each film-coated tablet contains:
Cefuroxime Axetil … 250 mg
Lactobacillus spores ..……   60 mio spores

SOFA – LB 500 Tablets
Each film-coated tablet contains:
Cefuroxime Axetil … 500 mg
Lactobacillus spores ..……   60 mio spores

 

Indications

SOFA – LB  tablets are indicated for the treatment of patients with mild-to-moderate infections
Pharyngitis/Tonsillitis
Acute bacterial otitis media.
Acute bacterial maxillary sinusitis .
Acute bacterial exacerbations of chronic bronchitis and secondary bacterial infections of acute bronchitis.
Uncomplicated skin and skin structure infections
Uncomplicated urinary tract infections
Uncomplicated gonorrhoea (urethral and endocervical
Early Lyme disease (erythema migrans)

Lactobacillus in SOFA – LB has additional advantage because Cefuroxime Axetil  stays in fecal matter reducing Enterobacteracea but increase in streptococcal is checked byLactobacillus

Dosage and Administration

SOFA – LB  tablets (may be administered without regard to meals)

 Adolescents and Adults (aged 13 years and older)

Population/Infection

Dosage

Duration (days)

Pharyngitis/tonsillitis

250 mg b.i.d.

10

Acute bacterial maxillary sinusitis

250 mg b.i.d.

10

Acute bacterial exacerbations of chronic bronchitis

250 or 500 mg b.i.d.

10*

Secondary bacterial infections of acute bronchitis

250 or 500 mg b.i.d.

5–10

Uncomplicated skin and skin structure infections

250 or 500 mg b.i.d.

10

Uncomplicated urinary tract infections

250 mg b.i.d.

7–10

Uncomplicated gonorrhoea

1,000 mg once

single dose

Early Lyme disease

500 mg b.i.d.

20

Paediatric Patients (who can swallow tablets whole)

Acute otitis media

250 mg b.i.d.

10

Acute bacterial maxillary sinusitis

250 mg b.i.d.

10

Contraindications

Cefuroxime products are contraindicated in patients with a known allergy to the cephalosporin group of antibiotics.

Packaging Information

SOFA – LB 250 Tablets……………….Strip pack of 10 tablets
SOFA – LB 500 Tablets……………….Strip pack of 10 tablets