Sumamed lyophilisate for solution 500mg №5 vials


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Sumamed lyophilisate for solution 500mg №5 vials

The antibiotic, an azalide, is a lyophilized powder or a white compacted mass. In a cardboard bundle there are 5 bottles of the drug.

Special features

If necessary, the joint reception with warfarin need to control prothrombin time.
While taking macrolides with ergotamine and dihydroergotamine at the same time, their toxic action (vasospasm, dysesthesia) is possible.
Pharmaceutical incompatible with heparin

Pharmaceutical action

Azithromycin - an antibiotic, a new group of macrolides - azalides. Possesses a wide range of antimicrobial action. Contacting the ribosome inhibits the biosynthesis of proteins of the microorganism. In high concentrations has a bactericidal effect.
Active against a number of gram-positive bacteria: Streptococcus pneumoniae, S. pyogenes, S. agalactiae, S. viridans, group C streptococci, F and G, Staphylococcus aureus, S. epidermidis.
Effective against Gram-negative microorganisms: Haemophilus influenzae, H. parainfluenzae and N. ducreyi, Moraxella catar-rhalis, Bordetella pertussis and B. parapertussis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae and N. meningitidis, Brucella melitensis, Helicitheroscentros, Helicuscerosis, ansectomycerosis, Helicosceros, Helicus rhymes, N.

It is active against Campylobacter jejuni, certain anaerobic bacteria: Clostridium perfringens, and Micobacteria avium complex, also effective against intracellular and other w / v, including: Legionella pneumophila, Chlamydia trachomatis and C. pneumoniae, Mycoplasma pneumoniae, Ureaplasma urealyticum, Listeria monocitogenes, Borrelia burgdorferi, Treponema pallidum.
He is effective against gram-positive bacteria resistant to erythromycin.


The drug should not be used in case of hypersensitivity to the components and antibiotics of the macrolide group of marked impaired function of the liver and / or kidneys and children under 16 years of age.
With caution in: pregnancy and lactation, arrhythmias and lengthening of the QT interval.

special instructions

The solution for infusion is prepared in 2 stages:
Stage 1 - preparation of the primary solution:
4.8 ml of sterile water for injection is added to the buried vial with 500 mg of the drug and shaken well until the powder is completely dissolved.
Stage 2 - the secondary dilution of the reconstituted solution (100 mg / ml) is carried out immediately before administration. A certain amount of solvent is added to obtain the desired concentration of 1.0 or 2.0 mg / ml. The solvent can be: saline-0.9% sodium chloride, 5% dextrose, Ringer's solution.
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Precautionary measures

Sumamed is forbidden to be administered intravenously in streak or intramuscularly!
1 ml of the solution obtained contains 100 mg of azithromycin and can be stored for 24 hours at a temperature below 25 &№186; C and 7 days at + 5 &№186; C.
Before the introduction of the solution is considered.If there are particles of a substance, then it is not used.

It is a pharmaceutical drug. Use only as directed by your doctor.


1 bottle contains: azithromycin active substance in the form of dihydrate - 500 mg and
excipients: citric acid, sodium hydroxide.

Mode of application

The drug is administered intravenously as a continuous infusion, drip (at least 1 hour).
Community-acquired pneumonia:
500 mg once a day, at least two days. After the end of intravenous administration, it is recommended to administer the drug orally in the form of a single daily dose of 500 mg to complete the 7-10 day general course of treatment.
Infectious - inflammatory diseases of the small pelvis:
500 mg i.v. once a day for 2 days. After the end of intravenous administration, it is recommended to administer the drug orally at a dose of 250 mg until the 7-day general course of treatment is completed.
The timing of the transition from intravenous sumamed to ingestion is determined by the doctor.