Class: Antiprozoal Agents (Anti-infectives)
Mechanism of Action:
Molecular Formulae: C8H13N3O4S = 247.3
Precautions: First trimester of pregnancy. avoid alcohol consumption.
Indications/Uses: Giardiasis, trichomoniasis, amebiasis 1.5-2g od, with food for upto 3 days. anaerobic sepsis 1g bd. with other agents in h. pyroli infection 500mg bd. taken with or after food.
Side Effects: Gastro-intestinal distress. furry tongue. metallic taste. urticaria. dark urine.