nitazoxanide, Alinia

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GENERIC NAME: nitazoxanide

BRAND NAME: Alinia

PRESCRIPTION: Yes

GENERIC AVAILABLE: No

USES:Nitazoxanide is used for the treatment of diarrhea caused by Giardia lamblia or Cryptosporidium parvum.

SIDE EFFECTS:

Common side effects of nitazoxanide include:

Other side effects of nitazoxanide include:

Diabetic patients and caregivers should be aware that the oral suspension of nitazoxanide contains 1.48 grams of sucrose per 5 mL.

Nitazoxanide should not be used by patients who are allergic to nitazoxanide or any other ingredient in the formulation.

Possible serious side effects of nitazoxanide include:

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 1/13/2016



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