Pulmopedia Tablets

Composition:  Each Tablet contains Cefuroxime 250mg.

Formulation: Tablet



Therapy / Class: Antibacterial / 2nd Generation Cephalosporin Antibiotics

Spectrum of Coverage:

Gram-positive bacteria 

  • Staphylococcus aureus (methicillin-susceptible isolates only)
  • Streptococcus pneumoniae
  • Streptococcus pyogenes

Gram-negative bacteria

  • Escherichia coli
  • Klebsiella pneumoniae
  • Haemophilus influenzae
  • Haemophilus parainfluenzae
  • Moraxella catarrhalis
  • Neisseria gonorrhoeae


  • Borrelia burgdorferi

Mechanism of Action:

Bactericidal action by inhibition of bacterial cell wall synthesis. It has activity in the presence of some β-lactamase both penicillinases & cephalosporinases, of gram-negative and gram-positive bacteria.


  • Pharyngitis/Tonsillits
  • Acute Bacterial Otitis Media
  • Acute Bacterial Maxillary Sinusitis
  • Acute Bacterial Exacerbations of Chronic Bronchitis
  • Secondary Bacterial Infections of Acute Bronchitis 
  • Uncomplicated Skin & Skin-Structure Infections 
  • Impetigo 
  • Uncomplicated Urinary Tract Infections 
  • Early Lyme disease

Dosage & Administration: 

Dosage Guidelines Paediatric Patients (3 months to 12 years) 
InfectionRecommended Daily DoseMaximum Daily DoseDuration (Days)
Pharyngitis/Tonsillitis 20mg/kg 500mg 10
Acute Bacterial Otitis Media30mg/kg 1,000mg 10
Acute Bacterial Maxillary Sinusitis 30mg/kg1,000mg 10
Impetigo30mg/kg1,000mg 10
Paediatric Patients younger than 13 years (who can swallow tablets whole)
InfectionDosage Duration (Days)
Acute Bacterial Otitis Media 250mg every 12hours 10
Acute Bacterial Maxillary Sinusitis250mg every 12hours 10


PULMOPEDIA TABLET is available as Tablet in 10 x 10 Aluminum Strip


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  3. Pediatric Infectious Disease, Volume 3 Issue 4 (October–December 2021)


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