Tradename
Drotazide
Generic Name
Category
Gastrointestinal System
Form
Capsules
Composition
Nifuroxazide....................200 mg
Drotaverine.......................40 mg
Description
Properties/Actions

Nifuroxazide has a wide range of bactericidal activity against gram positive and gram negative entero-pathogenic organisms, it has a local action & is non absorbable. Drotaverine HCl has an antispasmodic action on the smooth muscle of the gastro-intestinal, biliary and urinary tracts.

Indications
Acute and chronic bacterial diarrhea, acute and chronic colitis and gastroenteritis accompanied with gastro-intestinal spasm and hyperrnotility.
Contraindications
  • Patients with paralytic ileus.
  • Known hyper-sensitivity to any of the components.
Drug Interactions

Side Effects/Adverse Effects

Pregnancy & Lactation
Dosage & Administration

One capsule four times daily.

Overdosage

Warnings

Notes

Storage
Packaging
Box of 1 strip of 12 capsules.
Manufacturer
EVA Pharma (Egypt)
Date Added/Updated
23rd February 2010 6:56pm

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