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Diloxanide + Metronidazole

Diloxanide + Metronidazole Information

Diloxanide + Metronidazole Benefits & Uses

Diloxanide + Metronidazole is used to treat the following -

Diloxanide + Metronidazole Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Diloxanide + Metronidazole

Diloxanide
Metronidazole

Diloxanide + Metronidazole Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Diloxanide + Metronidazole is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Headache सामान्य
  3. Abdominal Pain सामान्य
  4. Hair Loss
  5. Abnormal liver function
  6. Fever सामान्य
  7. Dizziness सामान्य
  8. Vertigo
  9. Flatulence सामान्य
  10. Itching or burning
  11. Loss of appetite
  12. Dry Mouth Mild
  13. Metallic taste in mouth
  14. Skin redness
  15. Skin Burning
  16. Sensation of Stinging
  17. Vaginal inflammation
  18. Erythema
  19. Contact Dermatitis Moderate
  20. Depression Moderate
  21. Vaginal discharge
  22. Influenza like symptoms
  23. Skin irritation
  24. Agitation
  25. Blurred vision
  26. Constipation Severe
  27. Convulsion
  28. Vaginal Irritation

Diloxanide + Metronidazole Related Warnings

Is the use of Diloxanide + Metronidazole safe for pregnant women?

There is no side effect of Diloxanide + Metronidazole for pregnant women.

Is the use of Diloxanide + Metronidazole safe during breastfeeding?

Diloxanide + Metronidazole may lead to some side effects on breastfeeding women. If you feel any unwanted symptoms after taking Diloxanide + Metronidazole, then do not take it again and call your doctor right away. Your doctor will tell you the best option for you.

What is the effect of Diloxanide + Metronidazole on the Kidneys?

Diloxanide + Metronidazole may have mild side effects on the kidney. Most people will never see any effect on the kidney.

What is the effect of Diloxanide + Metronidazole on the Liver?

Diloxanide + Metronidazole has very mild side effects on the liver.

What is the effect of Diloxanide + Metronidazole on the Heart?

Diloxanide + Metronidazole may have mild side effects on the heart. Most people will never see any effect on the heart.

Severe Interaction of Diloxanide + Metronidazole with Other Drugs

Diloxanide + Metronidazole should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Diloxanide + Metronidazole Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Diloxanide + Metronidazole unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Nausea and Vomiting
  2. Allergy
  3. Liver Disease
  4. Kidney Disease
  5. Heart Disease
  6. Diabetes
  7. Peripheral Neuropathy
  8. Calcium Deficiency
  9. Potassium Deficiency
  10. Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)

Frequently asked Questions about Diloxanide + Metronidazole

Is this Diloxanide + Metronidazole habit forming or addictive?

No, Diloxanide + Metronidazole is not habit forming.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Diloxanide + Metronidazole. So it is best to avoid driving.

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Diloxanide + Metronidazole only on doctor's advice.

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Diloxanide + Metronidazole cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

Diloxanide + Metronidazole Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Diloxanide + Metronidazole

It is safe to take Diloxanide + Metronidazole with food.

Interaction between Alcohol and Diloxanide + Metronidazole

Consuming Diloxanide + Metronidazole with alcohol can have many serious effects on your body.

This medicine data has been created by -
Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
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Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
2 Years of Experience
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References

  1. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 840
  2. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Flagyl® Metronidazole
  3. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 837-839
  4. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 850-851