The testimony of the drug
Amoebiasis, urogenital trichomoniasis, nonspecific vaginitis, giardiasis (intestinal and hepatic), surgical infections caused by anaerobes.
Application of pregnancy and breastfeeding
When pregnancy is prescribed with caution during lactation — stop breastfeeding.
Nausea, metallic taste in mouth, anorexia, epigastric pain, vomiting, diarrhea, headache, dizziness, allergic reactions (urticaria, itching), leukopenia, peripheral neuropathy, prolonged treatment with high doses may reddish-brown coloration of urine.
Long-term treatment is preferably carried out under the control of the blood formula. Possible false positive test Nelson as immobilizers Treponema. Be wary combine with indirect anticoagulants, non-depolarizing muscle relaxants. At the time of treatment should be deleted alcohol.
Method of application and doses
When inside amebiasis — 1.5 g/day for 3 doses (adults) and 30-40 mg/kg/day in 3 admission (children) for 7 days. Giardiasis — adults — 750-1000 mg/day, children 2-5 years — 250 mg/day, children 5-10 years — 375 mg/day, 10-15 years — 500 mg/day for 5 days. Trichomoniasis in women (urethritis and vaginitis) — a single dose of 2 g or as a course of treatment for 10 days — 250 mg 2 times a day and 1 vaginal suppository per day. When Trichomonas urethritis in men — a single dose of 2 g or as a course of treatment for 10 days 250 mg 2 times a day. When nonspecific vaginitis — 500 mg 2 times a day during the week. Under anaerobic infections adults — 1-1. 5 g/day, children — a rate of 20-30 mg/kg/day. In/in the introduction is shown only if it is not receiving any other way or in severe forms of the disease. 100 ml (500 mg) of drug administered for 30-60 min.