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Nitzix -O is an antiprotozoal compound, effective in treating diarrhea caused by Cryptosporidium and Giardia.  It works by stopping the growth of certain protozoa that cause diarrhea.

Drug information on Nitzix -O (Nitazoxanide) from Aamorb Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd.

Nitzix -O

Aamorb Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd.
Generic : Nitazoxanide
10 Tablets
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Medical Condition(s) for which Nitzix -O may be prescribed

Side effects of Nitzix -O

  Central Nervous System: Headache.

  Gastrointestinal: Abdominal pain, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Oral- Cryptosporidiosis, Giardiasis- Adult: 500 mg every 12 hour for 3 days. Child: 1-3 year: 100 mg every 12 hour; 4-11 year: 200 mg every 12 hour; ≥12 years: 500 mg every 12 hour. All doses to be taken for 3 days.

How to use Nitzix -O?

It comes as a tablet and a suspension (liquid) to take by mouth. It is usually taken with food every 12 hours for 3 days.

When is Nitzix -O not to be taken? (Contraindications)


Warnings and Precautions for Nitzix -O

Caution needed for patients with history of HIV, kidney or liver impairment, problems with immune system, children less than 1 year, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

Other Precautions for Nitzix -O

Take prescribed dose correctly and not to change the dose or discontinue therapy unless advised by your health care provider.

Storage Conditions for Nitzix -O

Oral: Suspension: Store it at 15-30°C (59-86°F). Tablet: Store it at room temperature.

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