Paromomycin

Category: Antibiotics



Paromomycin Overview

Paromomycin is an antimicrobial used to treat a number of parasitic infections including amebiasis, giardiasis, leishmaniasis, and tapeworm infection.[1] It is a first line treatment for amebiasis or giardiasis during pregnancy.[1] Otherwise it is generally a second line treatment option.[1] It is used by mouth, applied to the skin, or by injection into a muscle.[1] Common side effects when taken by mouth include loss of appetit...

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gabbroral 250 mg

I have diarhea and stomach cramps ## I have abdominol pain in form of cramps.my stool has alot of mucus. urgently advise. thanks ## I had that once so when i went to hospital,they took a stool test turns out i had amoeba ## This medication contains the active ingredient Paromomycin, it is used to treat intestinal parasites. The FDA warns that it may cause side effects, such as stomach pain, diarrhea, headache, non-allergic skin rash, and flatulence. Is there anything else I can help with?

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Gabbroral 250mg pills

I have 3 pills I was told to take. How often do I take them ## Paromomycin sulfate (the active ingredient in Gabbroral) is an antibiotic indicated for intestinal amebiasis. Dosage instructions are largely based on what you're dealing with. Assuming that you are using this medication for it's primary use of intestinal amebiasis, dosages are as follows: Adults and Children: Usual dose—25 to 35 mg per kg body weight daily, administered in three doses with meals, for five to ten days. More info about this drug can be found in the link below: Please post back if you have any other general questions or concerns about this drug. ## hello, could u tell me where did u find that medicine> gabbroral or paromomycin. We are in urgent need of it and we are not finding i...

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sulfa based antibi

I'm allergic to sulfa medications. I have an intestinal parasite. Doctor wants to treat with paromomycin. I need to know if this is sulfa-based? ## Hello, Alicia! How are you? No, it isn't, but that doesn't mean you may not discover that you are also allergic to it or some other medications. Generally, being allergic to one raises the chance that you may be allergic to others. The FDA lists the typical side effects of this medication as possibly including nausea, stomach cramps, diarrhea and headache. Is there anything else I can help with?

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Side effects of Paromomycin

What are the side effects of paromomycin if overused or used wrongly? ## Hi, Joy! How are you? Paromomycin is an antibiotic that's used to treat various types of infections, mainly intestinal infections. And like any other antibiotic, improper use or overuse causes the risk of someone's developing antibiotic resistant bacteria. This could put them in a lot of danger if they develop any infections in the future. Thus, it's best to only take these medications exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Learn more Paromomycin details here.

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paramomycinsulfate manufacturer

Who distributes it in the USA? My druggist can't find it. ## Hi Earl, From what I could gather, Paromomycin sulfate is manufactured and distributed by Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd; a US company based out of Detroit, MI. National Drug Code (NDC): 57664-175-08 For verification, you can view the packaging label with Caraco's logo on it here: dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/lookup.cfm?setid=22494bde I hope this info helps!

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Paromomycin
  • Capsule: 250mg
  • Syrup: 125mg/5ml
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Paromomycin: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 23155-038 Paromycin (As Paromycin Sulfate) 250 mg Oral Capsule by Heritage Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 57664-175 Paromycin (As Paromycin Sulfate) 250 mg Oral Capsule by Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd.

Other drugs which contain Paromomycin or a similar ingredient: (1 result)

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Side effects of Paromomycin
What are the side effects of paromomycin if overused or used wrongly? ## Hi, Joy! How are you? Paromomycin is an antibio... 1 reply






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