FASIGYN DS" TABLET 1000MG"

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SKU
FAS0008
 
Manufacturer : PFI-PFIZER LIMITED
Composition : TINIDAZOLE-1000MG
Dose Form : TABLET
Description : FASIGYN "DS" TAB - 1000MG
Route Of Administration : ORAL
Pack : 2
Drug Ingredient Information
TINIDAZOLE-1000MG

TINIDAZOLE

Information for patients
Drug Information Tinidazole is an anti-infective agent. It is used to treat a variety of bacterial infections including: infections of the skin, blood, chest, lung, genitals or womb lining.an infection associated with stomach ulcers in combination with other drugs. infections caused by organisms called protozoa, such as amoebiasis and giardiasis (stomach infections) and trichomoniasis (a genital infection). vaginal infections (vaginitis) and gum infections (gingivitis). It is also used before certain surgical operations to prevent bacterial infections developing. You should ask your doctor if you are unsure why you have been given Tinidazole.
Drug Alert
Alert you are allergic (hypersensitive) to tinidazole or any similar drugs or to any of the other ingredients listed in section 6. An allergic reaction could cause itching, a skin rash or wheezing. you are in the first 13 weeks of pregnancy or trying to become pregnant. you are breast feeding. you have a blood disorder or a history of blood disorders. you have central nervous system (CNS) disease, including epilepsy.
Before Consuming the Medicine
Avoid Drug you are allergic (hypersensitive) to tinidazole or any similar drugs or to any of the other ingredients listed in section 6. An allergic reaction could cause itching, a skin rash or wheezing. you are in the first 13 weeks of pregnancy or trying to become pregnant. you are breast feeding. you have a blood disorder or a history of blood disorders. you have central nervous system (CNS) disease, including epilepsy.
Drug Special Care You should not drink wine, beer or spirits during treatment and for 3 days after stopping treatment with Tinidazole. The combination may cause flushing, stomach cramps, vomiting (being sick) and palpitations (pounding heart). You should take Tinidazole during or after a meal.
Drug Drug Interactions You should always tell your doctor if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines including those obtained without a prescription. You should tell your doctor if you are currently taking blood thinners such as warfarin to prevent blood clots as your doctor may wish to monitor you more closely
Drug Pregnancy Interaction You should not take Tinidazole if you are in the first 13 weeks of pregnancy or are trying to become pregnant. Always ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking Tinidazole or any other medicine.
Drug Breast feeding Interaction You should not take Tinidazole if you are breast feeding as small amounts can pass into your milk. If you stop breast-feeding during treatment you should not start again until atleast 3 days after stopping Tinidazole.
Drug Machinery Interaction Do not drive or use machinery if Tinidazole makes you feel drowsy or gives you problems with co-ordination or sensation (e.g. numbness or weakness).
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How to take the Medicine
Consumption Info Children under 12 years For bacterial infections, Tinidazole is not recommended for use in children less than 12 years as it has not been tested in this age group. For protozoal infections, Tinidazole can be used in children and has not been shown to cause any different side effects or more problems than it does in adults. The dose and length of treatment depends upon the infection being treated. If you are on dialysis, your doctor may prescribe a different dose. The doses most commonly used for the different infections are shown in the table below: For treating the infection associated with stomach ulcers: The usual dose is 1 tablet (500mg) taken twice a day. Your doctor will probably prescribe two other medicines to be taken with Tinidazole. Treatment with the three medicines together will usually be for 1 week. For treating most bacterial infections: The usual dose is 4 tablets (2g) on the first day then 2 tablets (1g) once a day or 1 tablet (500mg) twice a day. The usual length of treatment is 5 to 6 days. For treating bacterial vaginitis (a vaginal infection) and acute ulcerative gingivitis (a gum infection): The usual dose is 4 tablets (2g) given as a single dose. For vaginitis you may be given 4 tablets (2g) on two consecutive days. For preventing bacterial infections after surgery: Usually 4 tablets (2g) are given as a single dose about 12 hours before surgery. For treating protozoal infections: For treating intestinal amoebiasis (a stomach infection) Adult The usual dose is 4 tablets (2g) once a day for 2 to 3 days. Child The usual dose is 50 to 60mg/kg of body weight once a day for 3 days. For treating amoebic involvement of the liver (a liver infection): Adult The usual dose is 3 to 4 tablets (1.5 to 2g) once a day for 3 to 6 days. Child The usual dose is 50 to 60mg/kg of body weight once a day for 5 days. For treating giardiasis (an abdominal infection) and trichomoniasis (an infection of the sex organs in males and females): Adult The usual dose is 4 tablets (2g) given as a single dose. Child The usual dose is 50 to-75mg/kg of body weight given as a single dose.
Drug quanitty Always take your tablets exactly as your doctor has told you and as written on the label on the pack. Check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure.
Drug Dose Take Tinidazole with a glass of water during or after a meal. Swallow the tablets whole. It is best to take the medicine at the same time each day. Your doctor will calculate the dose required for a child and may repeat the dose once if the infection has not cleared up completely
Excess Drug Consumption If you take too much Tinidazole tell your doctor or contact your nearest hospital casualty department immediately. Take any remaining tablets with you.
Forgot Drug Consumption If you forget to take Tinidazole take it as soon as you can. Take your next dose at the right time. Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose.
Stop Drug Consumption If you stop taking Tinidazole too soon, the infection may return. Take Tinidazole for the full time of treatment, even when you begin to feel better. If you have any further questions about the use of this product, ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice.
Possible Side Effects
General Information Like all medicines Tinidazole may cause side effects, although not everybody gets them. Tell your doctor immediately if you experience any of the following symptoms after taking this medicine.
Common Drug Side Effects The most common side effects that occur in people taking Tinidazole are listed below. These may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Tell your doctor if any of these side effects continue to bother you. nausea (feeling sick) or vomiting, loss of appetite, diarrhoea, stomach pain or cramps headache or tiredness furry tongue or unpleasant metallic taste dark urine Tinidazole can sometimes cause a temporary reduction in white blood cells which does not usually give you any symptoms.
Rare Drug Side Effects dizziness or vertigo numbness, tingling, pain or weakness in hands or feet clumsiness or unsteadiness fits or seizures fever or chills and painful ulcers in the mouth or bottom (rectum) sore or swollen mouth redness of the face or neck.
Very Rare Drug Side Effects Sudden wheeziness, difficulty in breathing, swelling of eyelids, face or lips or tongue, rash or itching (especially affecting the whole body).
Drug Side Effects Symptoms If any of the side effects gets serious or you notice any side effects not listed in this leaflet, please tell your doctor or pharmacist.
How to Store the Medicine
How to Store the Medicine Keep all medicines out of the reach and sight of children. Do not take this medicine after the expiry date stamped on the pack after EXP. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month. Do not store above 25°C. Store in the original package to protect from light. Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required. These measures will help to protect the environment.

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