The Brand Name FURAMIDE Has Generic Salt :: Diloxanide 

FURAMIDE  Is From Company Abbott Priced :: Rs. 6.49

FURAMIDE have Diloxanide is comes under Sub class #N/A of  Main Class #N/A

Main Medicine Class:: #N/A  Sub Medicine Class :: #N/A 

 Salt Name :  OR Generic Name Form Price : MRP /Probable Packing
Diloxanide  TAB  Rs. 6.49  10
Brand Name Company / Manufacturers Strength Unit Price / 10
 FURAMIDE  Abbott  500MG  10 Rs. 6.49

Company  Brand Name  Salt Combination Main Medical Class Sub Medical Class
 From Abbott :: FURAMIDE  Diloxanide  #N/A #N/A

Indications for Drugs ::

Intestinal amoebiasis

Drug Dose ::

Adult: PO- The recommended dose is 500 mg 3 times/day for 10 days. May repeat course if needed. Child: >25 kg: 20 mg/kg daily in 3 divided doses for 10 days, repeated if necessary.

Contraindication ::


Drug Precautions ::

Caution should be exercised in pregnant and breastfeeding women. Avoid excess dosage.

Drug Side Effects ::

The frequency of these side-effects is unknown 1. flatulence 2. itching 3. urticaria 4. vomiting

Pregnancy category ::
Pregnancy category


Drug Mode of Action ::  

Diloxanide is a luminal amoebicide which is hydrolysed in the gut, thus releasing the free diloxanide which acts as an amoebicide. It is given alone in asymptomatic cyst passers. For patients with active amoebic infections, it can be administered with a 5-nitroimidazole e.g. metronidazole or tinidazole.

Drug Interactions ::



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