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Nizonide -Alinia-Nitazoxanide 500mg

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Alinia contains Nitazoxanide is an antiprotozoal medication that is indicated for managing diarrhea in adults and children. Nitazoxanide is a trusted antiprotozoal medication that is effective to various infections in the body. People can easily buy Alinia oral tablets from Top Drug Mart online pharmacy website at a cheap price.
Quantity Strength Price Unit Price
30 Tablets  Nizonide - 500 mg $8.75 $0.29
60 Tablets  Nizonide - 500 mg $16.01 $0.27
90 Tablets  Nizonide - 500 mg $22.50 $0.25
Alinia comes with 500 mg of nitazoxanide as active ingredient. Nitazoxanide is a synthetic antiprotozoal agent. Alinia Tablets are widely used as a treatment for managing diarrhea caused by Giardia lamblia or Cryptosporidium parvum. This medicine is also available in oral suspension form. It may be given in the patients who are 12 years of age or older.

Patients should use this medication if they are judged to use it for getting desired health benefits by a doctor.

Treatment with Alinia is not to be used by anyone who has history of allergic responses to any of drug ingredients or to other medicines of the same class. Take medicine after consulting a doctor.

Prior initiating doses of Alinia, inform your doctor about your current prescriptions along with other non prescription medicines you are using. It will help in giving you right medication and avoiding the risk of drug interactions.

Also, report your doctor about your medical history, which becomes more significant if you ever had or have any serious or long term illness related to liver, kidney, or have HIV infection or any issue related to immune system. These conditions require to be handled with caution and patients are recommended to do not use any drug without consulting your doctor if any of these conditions relates to you. People are recommended to take Nitazoxanide (Alinia) with food.

Female patients require special dosing and caution if they are pregnant or breast feeding as Alinia is been identify as FDA pregnancy category B drug.

Generally, medication provides desired results when the quantity of medicine in the body is leveled constantly. Make a regular practice of taking drugs according to schedule which will also help you to remember taking them each day.

Use this medication for the full prescribed duration, even if you already start to feel better or your symptoms disappear after initial treatment. Not completing or dropping the medication too early or in the middle of treatment may allow bacteria to continue to develop which may result in a return of the infection.

Sharing medication should not be done in any given case even if they have the same symptoms as you do. Treatment may not work in the same to other person and it may be harmful for other person.

A number of things can affect the dose of medication such as individual needs, body weight and other medical conditions.

How does Alinia works?

After intake of medicine orally, nitazoxanide is rapidly hydrolyzed to an active metabolite, tizoxanide (desacetyl-nitazoxanide). Tizoxanide then undergoes conjugation, primarily by glucuronidation. The antiprotozoal activity of nitazoxanide causes interference in the development of protozoa and help patient to recover health.

How to store?

Alinia tablets should be stored at room temperature.

All medicinal products should be protected from light and moisture.

Medicines should be kept away from the reach of child and pet.
• In adult patients dose of 500mg tablet is generally indicated to be taken in every 12 hours after meals. This medication is for oral use and usually indicated in multiple divided dose or as recommended by doctor according to symptoms of patient.
• You may take it with a full glass of water.
• The dosage of medication depends on patient’ medical condition and response to the medication.
Alinia may cause side effects in rare cases such as

• Abdominal pain
• Diarrhea
• Vomiting
• Headache
• Flatulence
• Fever
• Eye discoloration
• Rhinitis
• Discolored urine

Consult your doctor if you get any side effects that trouble you.
• Use of Alinia oral doses will not provide any productive health benefit to anyone who is allergic to any content of the drug
• Prolonged use of antibiotics may make infection over reactive or increase the risk of bacterial infection that is resistant to the medication.
• This medication should be used with caution during pregnancy as well as in those patients who are breast feeding.
• This medication is not appropriate to use in children younger than 12 year of age
• The use of Alinia is not recommended in certain medical conditions such as
• Impaired Hepatic and/or Renal Function
• Geriatric patients
• Pediatric patients younger than 12 year of age
• Immune deficiency is reported such as in case of HIV infection
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