|Pack Size||Qty||Price Per Pill or Unit||Price||Offer|
|30 Tablet/s||US$ 0.29||US$ 8.80||
|60 Tablet/s||US$ 0.29||US$ 17.60||
|US Brand Name||Fasigyn|
Tinidazole belongs to Nitroimidazoles class of antibiotics. It is a unique drug having two different properties i.e. antibiotic and antiprotozoal action. These features make it effective against various sorts of infections. It is active against various bacterial strains few of them are mentioned below:
- Bacteroides fragilis spp
- Clostridium difficile
- Entamoeba histolytica
- Bacteroides fragilis
- Trichomonas vaginalis
- Fusobacterium spp
- Giardia duodenalis
- Clostridium spp
- Peptostreptococcus spp
- Prevotella spp
Tinidazole has been extensively used for the treatment of anaerobic bacterial infections as it shows excellent therapeutic profile with favorable pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic features with minimal adverse effects.
The ailments it is used for:
Tinidazole is an antibiotic, antiprotozoal and amebicide in action that cures below mentioned conditions:
- Abdominal cramps
- Bacterial vaginosis
- Oral and dental tissue infections
Understanding the drug Tinidazole:
Tinidazole is a potent drug with least side effects and has an excellent patient compliance.
How it works?
Tinidazole is active against protozoa and certain bacteria. It enters the bacterial or protozoa cell by passive diffusion and is converted into its active form. It binds with the bacterial DNA and disrupts it helical structure which subsequently results in bacterial death. Tinidazole aims to inhibit the bacterial nucleic acid synthesis that causes bacterial death.
When should you avoid it?
You should not take Tinidazole if you:
- Are allergic to Tinidazole
- Have liver disease
- Have nerve problems
- Have history of seizures
- Are prone to allergies
- Are pregnant or planning pregnancy
- Are breast feeding
How much to take?
The dosage is solely decided by the Doctor after assessing your condition and various factors such as disease condition, age, body weight and gender. One can’t fix the dose as it varies from patient to patient. Always take the dose as prescribed by the Doctor. Always take the dose as prescribed by the doctor.
What are the strengths available?
Tinidazole is available in following strength preparation on our website:
- Tiniba 300 mg
- Tiniba 300 mg
Who is the manufacturer?
Tiniba is manufactured by Zydus Alidac, a popular pharmaceutical giant and is available on our website in the pack of 30, 60 and 90 tablets.
How to take?
Tinidazole is taken exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Swallow the tablet with full glass of water. Don’t crush or chew the tablet. Take the medicine timely and complete full treatment course.
When to take?
Always take the medicine as instructed by the Doctor or Pharmacist. Don’t consume the medicine in a greater amount. The dose intake varies from patient to patient. So, doctor will recommend the best therapeutic dose for you. Always take the medicine as prescribed by the doctor.
For how long should it be taken?
Take the medicine as long as recommended by the Doctor. Always ask the doctor before stopping the intake of the drug.
What if you take too much (overdose)?
If overdose, immediately consult with your concerned doctor. Take medical help as soon as possible if you encounter any bizarre reaction.
What if you miss the dose?
Try to take the medicine at the same time each day. This reduces the chances of missing dose. Talk to your Doctor if you miss the dose. Don’t double up the dose in order to catch up with the previous one.
What are the side effects?
Every medicine shows some side effects, same way this drug also have some undesired effects with it. Tinidazole shows common side effects such as:
- General body discomfort
- Loss of appetite
- Vaginal itching
Some serious and rare side effects that need serious consideration are stated below:
- Irregular heartbeats
- Severe skin rashes
- Upper stomach infection
- Loss of appetite
- Trouble concentrating and seizures
- Breathing difficulties
- Clay colored stools, dark urine and jaundice
- Vaginal discharge
- Abdominal pain and discomfort
Are there any possible drug interactions?
Always inform your doctor about the drugs you are taking till date. Give a complete list of prescription or non prescription drugs and any other disease conditions. This way, doctor is able to decide and give you the list of drugs and other things that may interact with Tinidazole.
What are the things to be taken care of?
- Always take the medicine as per prescription
- Don’t use the expired drug
- Tinidazole can cause diarrhea, stop taking the medicine and consult your doctor if you experience watery and bloody diarrhea
- Don’t share your medicine with anybody, even if they have the same symptoms
- Always store the medicine at the room temperature and away from moisture, heat and light
- Consult with your pharmacist about the proper disposal of the drug
- Keep a complete record of all the medicines you are taking along with this medicine