Bioflor

Bioflor

Manufacturer:

Biocodex

Distributor:

DKSH

Marketer:

Servier
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Saccharomyces boulardii CNCM l-745
Indications/Uses
Acute infectious diarrhoea & irritable bowel syndrome. Prevention & treatment of antibiotic-associated colitis & diarrhoea. Addition to vancomycin/metronidazole treatment to prevent recurrence of Clostridium difficile diseases. Prevention of tube-feeding-associated diarrhoea.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Cap 1-2 cap once daily or bd. Powd for oral soln 1 or 2 sachets once daily or bd.
Administration
Should be taken with food: Cap: Swallow whole w/ a glass of water. Powd for oral soln: Mix w/ water or other liqd & food. Do not pour/mix w/ very hot or very cold liqd/food/alcoholic drinks.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Patients w/ central venous catheter & those critically ill (in ICU) & immunocompromised. Pregnancy.
Special Precautions
Monitor for dehydration. Do not use in patients suffering from congenital galactosemia, glucose & galactose malabsorption syndrome or lactase deficiency. Lactation.
Drug Interactions
Oral or systemic antifungal agents.
MIMS Class
Antidiarrheals
ATC Classification
A07FA02 - saccharomyces boulardii ; Belongs to the class of antidiarrheal microorganisms. Used in the treatment of diarrhea.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Bioflor cap 250 mg
Packing/Price
10's;2 × 5's
Form
Bioflor powd for oral soln 250 mg
Packing/Price
1 × 10's
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