Nifuratel


Concise Prescribing Info
Indications/Uses
Listed in Dosage.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult : PO Susceptible infections 200-400 mg 3 times/day. Vag Vag infections As pessary and/or oint: Use once at night for 10 days.
Dosage Details
Oral
Genitourinary infections
Adult: 200-400 mg tid.

Vaginal
Vaginal infections
Adult: As pessary and/or ointment: Use at night for 10 days.
Contraindications
Renal impairment; neuropathies; G6PD deficiency; hypersensitivity.
Adverse Reactions
GI disturbances; peripheral neuropathy; thrombocytopenic purpura; haemolytic anaemia in patients with G6PD deficiency; hypersensitivity reactions; contact dermatitis; hepatotoxicity; blood dyscrasias; pulmonary reactions.
Drug Interactions
Disulfiram-like reaction with alcohol.
Action
Description: Nifuratel is a broad spectrum antimicrobial similar to nitrofurantoin. It is also active against Trichomonas vaginalis (protozoan) and has some antifungal activity against Candida albicans.
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