Nitazoxanide

Category: Gastrointestinal



Nitazoxanide Overview

Nitazoxanide is a broad-spectrum antiparasitic and broad-spectrum antiviral drug that is used in medicine for the treatment of various helminthic, protozoal, and viral infections.[4][5][6] It is indicated for the treatment of infection by Cryptosporidium parvum and Giardia lamblia in immunocompetent individuals and has been repurposed for the treatment of influenza.[1][6] Nitazoxanide has also been shown to have ...

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Always loose motion

When i eat i have to go for toilet and its in the form of loose motion i see to the doctor he test the sgpt and sgot they increased 55 and 118 he give me medicine but not any improvement one tablet is nitazoxanide when i eat this tablet it increased my loose motion pls let me know your suggestion ## My child one year old he is frequently suffering with loosemotion and followed by vomitting.during this time his sgot sgpt level inceease and crossing the level of 100.doctor said its normal during loose motion it will become normal after two weeks but still its crosses 55value.doctor suggest liv 52 for one month. whenever he become poorly ill his haemoglobin dropping first.now its 11.with iron medicin and multy vitamin medicin. what is your opinion...... h/o birth....three days after he is ...

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Nitazoxanide (Alinia, Nodik)--effects

While in Central America I was afflicted with a parasite infestation which threatened to block the colon. When bright red blood was passed, I sought medical help and was prescribed Nodik (nitaxonanide). This, thankfully, cleared the problem immediately. The nitrous drug floods the system and is absorbed into the gut, but it is claimed that it is rapidly excreted. Some months later my blood tested high in nitrites (carcinogenic). Is this drug safe to use? ## Hi Allie, I'm sorry to hear about all that, I would be so terrified! Based on my research, long term carcinogenic and toxicity reports haven't been conducted for Nitazoxanide so it's hard to know if that's what caused your blood test to show that it's high in nitrates. I read that less than 1% of patients disconti...

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stomach pain loose motion

NITAZOXANIDE TABLETS 500 mg ## i am getting loose motions for every 3 or 4 hrs.. and getting stomach pain before going to motion ... the motion is in the beginning is fine but in the ending its coming with water ## age 51 yrs, i am suffering from loose motion with stomach pain since 2 yrs in the morning i have to go for motion for at least 4 times with stomach pain and gas formatin. i have taking norflox tz ranitidine etc. but no improvement. please advice. ## most commonly used medicine for loose motion ## Sir i have loose motion with slitely pain i have taken some medicine (tinidazole and antacid tablets) as per doctor advise 1stly i have fever and cold i have taken medicine from doctor than after two day start loose motion i have taken contiously treatment at the doctor but still i h...

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sIDE EFFECTS AND USES

iS THIS DRUG SAFE FOR ANYONE AND WHAT ARE THE SIDE EFFECTS ## My mon, 89 years old, was diagnosed withblastocystis hominis ++ and hymenolepis nana. The doctor prescibed nodik 500 mgs but the effects are several bowel movements together with blood. Is this medicine OK for her? Shall I take her to the doctor inmediatly or shall I wait for another 12 hour result on her bowel movements.

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Nitazoxanide
  • For Suspension: 100mg/5ml
  • Powder for Reconstitution: 100mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 500mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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Nitazoxanide (Alinia, Nodik)--effects
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Alinia (nitazoxanide)
prescribed for giardia ## The price of Alinia (nitazoxanide) is more than I can pay. I have taken many rounds of drugs f... 2 replies






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