Nitaxide

Nitazoxanide
100 mg/ 5ml Powder for suspension 30ml & 60 ml

Nitazoxanide is a synthetic nitrothiazolyl-salicylamide derivative and an anti-protozoal agent. It is approved for treatment of infectious diarrhea caused by Cryptosporidium parvum and Giardia lamblia in patients 1 year of age and older. Following oral administration it is rapidly hydrolyzed to its active metabolite, tizoxanide, which is 99% protein bound. Peak concentrations are observed 1?4 hours after administration. It is excreted in the urine, bile and feces. Untoward effects include abdominal pain, vomiting and diarrhea.

  • Offers a new way to manage rotavirus diarrhea in children
  • Ensures treatment successes in Cryptosporidiosis and Giardiasis
  • Offers an advanced treatment option to treat persistent diarrhea
  • Offers high treatment efficacy against both protozoal and helminthic infections
  • Confirms compliance for all type of patients
  • Offers a new way to manage rotavirus diarrhea in children
  • Ensures treatment successes in Cryptosporidiosis and Giardiasis
  • Offers an advanced treatment option to treat persistent diarrhea
  • Offers high treatment efficacy against both protozoal and helminthic infections
  • Confirms compliance for all type of patients


Nitaxide Prescribing Information

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