N - (5-Nitro-2- furfuriliden) -1 - aminogidantoin.
Synonyms: Nitrofurantoin, Chemiofuran, Furadantin, Furina, Nifurantin, Nitrofurantoin, Nitrofurantoinum.
Yellow or orange-yellow crystalline powder, bitter taste. Almost nerastvorim in water and alcohol.
A gram of bacteria and gram (stafilokokki, streptococci, washing stick, agents typhoid, paratyphoid, dysentery, various strains Protea).
The product is effective in the treatment of urinary tract infections.
Indications: pyelitis, incidence, cystitis, genitals. He also used to prevent infections in urologic operations tsistoskopii, kateterizatsii etc.
Assign an adult on the inside of 0.1 - 0.15 g 3 - 4 times a day, treatment 5 to 8 days.
If no effect during this period not to continue treatment.
Higher doses for adults inside: single 0.3 g daily 0.6 g.
Doses for children, usually at a rate of 5 to 8 mg / kg / day (3 - 4 admission).
In some cases, possible loss of appetite, nausea, heart, sometimes vomiting and allergic reactions. To prevent these phenomena furadonin recommended more my more fluid.
When side effects, the drug dose should be reduced and appoint pain medicines, vitamins (acid nicotine, tiamina bromide).
Contraindications are the same as for furazolina.
When treating patients with a urinary tract infection should not appoint furadonin (and nitrofurans) in conjunction with nalidixic acid (Blacks-see), because while decreasing antibacterial effect.
Form release: pills to 0.05 g tablets furadonina, soluble in the intestine, at 0.1 g (0.1 Tabulettae Furadonini enterosolubiles) tablets oranzhevatym with yellow or greenish white with risk (in the package of 20 pieces); Pill, soluble in the intestine, at 0,03 g for children (Tabulettae Furadonini 0.03 enterosolubiles pro inlantibus).
Storage: a dry, sheltered from the world scene.
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