Gimalxina 500mg 12 Caps, Amoxicillin
THERAPEUTIC INDICATIONS: GIMALXINA ® is a broad-spectrum antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections such as:
Infections of the upper and lower airways: For example, ear, nose and throat, otitis media, sinusitis, pharyngitis, acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis, lobar pneumonia and bronchopneumonia.
Gastrointestinal: For example, typhoid fever and paratyphoid.
Genitourinary infections: For example, cystitis, urethritis, pyelonephritis, bacteriuria in pregnancy, septic abortion, puerperal sepsis.
Skin and soft tissue.
Biliary tract infections.
Gonorrhea (penicillinase non-producing strains).
Dental abscesses: (As a complement to surgical treatment).
Infections such as septicemia, endocarditis and meningitis, caused by susceptible organisms should be treated initially with high dose intravenous therapy administered and, where appropriate, in combination with another antibiotic.
Prophylaxis of endocarditis: GIMALXINA ® formulation can be used in the prevention of bacteremia associated with surgical procedures such as tooth extraction in patients at risk for endocarditis.
In general, strains of these microorganisms are generally sensitive to the bactericidal action of GIMALXINA ® in vitro:
Aerobes: Enterococcus faecalis, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Streptococcus pyogenes, Streptococcus viridans, Staphylococcus aureus sensitive to penicillin, Corynebacterium species, Bacillus anthracis, Listeria monocytogenes.
Anaerobes: Clostridium species.
Aerobes: Haemophilus influenzae, Escherichia coli, Proteus mirabilis, Salmonella species, Shigella species, Bordetella pertussis, Brucella species, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Neisseria meningitidis, Pasteurella septica, Vibrio cholerae, Helicobacter pylori.
Amoxicillin is susceptible to degradation
by beta-lactamase, so that the spectrum of activity of the formulation GIMALXINA ® does not include organisms which produce these enzymes, including resistant staphylococci and all strains of Pseudomonas, Klebsiella and Enterobacter.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION: Oral.
Children (up to 10 years old):
Standard dosage in children: 125 mg administered three times daily, increasing the dose to 250 mg three times a day to treat more severe infections.
We recommend using the formulation in Suspension GIMALXINA Pediatric in children under sixmonths old.
In cases of recurrent acute otitis media, or severe, especially when compliance with therapycan be a problem, you used a dose of 750 mg administered twice daily for two days asalternative treatment cycle in children 3 to 10 years old.
Name of the medication: Gimalxina
Comparative brand name medication: Amoxil
Active substance: Amoxicilina
Concentration: 500mg 12 Caps
Time release: No
Laboratory: Collins. S.A. DE C.V
Made in: Mexico