Furoxone is an antibacterial agent, prescribed for giardiasis and cholera.
It works by killing the bacteria and protozoa.
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Drug information on Furoxone (Furazolidone) from GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Drug Name : Furazolidone
Furazolidone(Furoxone) generic Furoxone is an antibacterial agent, prescribed for giardiasis and cholera. It works by killing the bacteria and protozoa.
More Info about Furazolidone
Trade Names for Furazolidone
Adults: 100mg 3-4 times. Children: 5mg/kg daily in 4 divided doses.
Nausea, vomiting, dizziness, drowsiness, headache, uneasiness, rash, fever, joint pain, brown urine and anemia.
It comes as a tablet to take by mouth with food.
Caution needed for pregnant and breastfeeding women, patients with history of G6PD deficiency (genetic disorder).
Avoid excess dosage.
Store it at room temperature.