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The Brand Name NIZONIDE Has Generic Salt :: NITAZOXANIDE 

NIZONIDE  Is From Company Lupin Priced :: Rs. 417

NIZONIDE have NITAZOXANIDE is comes under Sub class Anti Amoebics of  Main Class Anti Infectives

Main Medicine Class:: Anti Infectives  Sub Medicine Class :: Anti Amoebics 

 Salt Name :  OR Generic Name Form Price : MRP /Probable Packing
NITAZOXANIDE  TAB  Rs. 417  100
Brand Name Company / Manufacturers Strength Unit Price / 100
 NIZONIDE  Lupin  500MG  100 Rs. 417

Company  Brand Name  Salt Combination Main Medical Class Sub Medical Class
 From Lupin :: NIZONIDE  NITAZOXANIDE  Anti Infectives Anti Amoebics

Indications for Drugs ::

Giardiasis, Cryptosporidiosis

Drug Dose ::

Age 1 – 3 years : 5 ml (100 mg) twice daily for 3 days, Age 4 – 11 years : 10 ml (200 mg) twice daily for 3 days, Age >12 years : 25 ml or 1 tablet (500 mg) twice daily for 3 days.

Contraindication ::

Hypersensitivity.

Drug Precautions ::

Renal and hepatic impairment. Pregnancy and lactation. Children <1 yr. Drug Side Effects ::

Headache, abdominal pain, diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, allergic reactions, anaemia, anorexia, increased appetite, increased creatinine and LFT, diaphoresis, dizziness, eye and urine discolouration, fever, flatulence, hypertension, infection, malaise, nausea, pruritus, rhinitis, enlarged salivary glands, tachycardia.

Pregnancy category ::
Pregnancy category

2

Drug Mode of Action ::  

Nitazoxanide is an antiprotozoal agent. Both nitazoxanide and its active metabolite (tizoxanide) interfere with the pyruvate:ferredoxin 2-oxidoreductase (PFOR) enzyme-dependent electron transfer reaction which is essential to anaerobic metabolism in susceptible organisms.

Drug Interactions ::

May possibly interact with highly protein-bound drugs e.g. warfarin.

 

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