Furazolidone

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Main Medicine Class:: Anti Infectives   Sub Medicine Class ::  Miscellaneous

13R. MISCELLANEOUS in 13. ANTI-INFECTIVES
FURAZOLIDONE
NITROFURAN DERIVATIVE | ANTI-PROTOZOAL
PK: A: Unabsorbed (PO) M: Intestine E: Urine

Indications & Dose: CHOLERA PO Adult 100mg QID 2-5 days Child 1.25mg/kg QID 2-5 days | GIARDIASIS PO Adult 100mg QID 2-5 days 7-10 days Child 1.25mg/kg QID 2-5 days 7-10 days

Contra: Hypersensitivity, infants, alcohol

Precautions: G6PD deficiency

ADR: Serious: hepatotoxicity, hemolytic anemia, agranulocytosis, angioedema, Others: nausea, vomiting, dizziness, drowsiness, headache, rashes, malaise

DDI: Serious Alcohol causes disulfiram-like reaction, TCAs leads to toxic psychosis & hyperactivity, PPIs reduces drug level, Amphetamine results in increase BP

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