Seczol DS is an antiamoebic agent, prescribed for giardiasis and amoebiasis.  

Drug information on Seczol DS (Secnidazole) from Intas Pharmaceutical Ltd.

Seczol DS

Intas Pharmaceutical Ltd.
Generic : Secnidazole
2 Tablets
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Medical Condition(s) for which Seczol DS may be prescribed

Amoebic Dysentery

Side effects of Seczol DS

  Gastrointestinal: Nausea, mouth ulcer and stomach pain.

  Miscellaneous: Hives, rashes and decreased white blood cell counts.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adult: PO- Invasive amoebiasis- The recommended dose is 1.5 g/day for 5 days. Amoebiasis; Giardiasis; Trichomoniasis Single dose of 2 gm.

How to use Seczol DS?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food.

When is Seczol DS not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

Warnings and Precautions for Seczol DS

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of blood disorder.

• Avoid alcohol consumption while taking this medication.

Other Precautions for Seczol DS

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Seczol DS

Store it at room temperature.

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