1. What Zimax is and what it is used for
Zimax belongs to a group of medicines known as macrolide antibiotics. These drugs are used to treat a wide range of bacterial infections. Zimax works by stopping the bacteria that cause the infection. It does not work against viruses such as the common cold or the flu.
Not all respiratory infections require the use of antibiotics. Improper use of antibiotics leads to an increase in resistant bacteria in society. In case of respiratory infection, always consult your doctor about the need for an antibiotic.
Zimax is suitable for use in adults (over 18 years).
Which diseases are treated with Zimax?
Zimax is used against sensitive bacteria that cause mild to moderately severe conditions in adults, as follows:
Exacerbated chronic bronchitis (when the use of other antibiotics is not considered appropriate or when they do not help treat your infection).
Sinusitis (when the use of other antibiotics is not considered appropriate or when they do not help treat your infection).
Pneumonia acquired in society (when the use of other antibiotics is not considered appropriate).
Pharyngitis / tonsillitis when caused by Streptococcus pyogenes in people with intolerance to beta-lactam antibiotics.
Your doctor will decide if Zimax is the right antibiotic for you.
What Zimax looks like and contents of the pack
Zimax is available in a bottle containing 2 g of azithromycin in the form of a white to off-white prolonged-release powder / granules for oral suspension. When prepared as a slurry with water, it is a white liquid with a fruity aroma that can be felt slightly granulated while drinking.
Marketing Authorization Holder
Pfizer Europe MA EEIG,
Haupt Pharma Latina S.R.L.
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