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What is the usual dosage of tinidazole to treat bv? Are the cure rates the same as metronidazole?

What is the usual dosage of tinidazole to treat bv? Are the cure rates the same as metronidazole?

Tinidazole: The usual dose for vaginitis is one gram (2 500 gm) tablets for two days. However if you are jaundiced consult your doctor as to why ...Read more

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What is the tinidazole dose for BV cure. And how many hours apart?

What is the tinidazole dose for BV cure. And how many hours apart?

Tinidazole: The recommended dose in non-pregnant women is 2 g orally once daily for 2 days taken with food or a 1 g oral dose once daily for 5 days taken with food. The use of tinidazole in pregnant patients has not been studied for bacterial vaginosis. Do not drink alcohol up to 24-48 hrs after last dose. ...Read more

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What is the tinidazole dose for BV cure and how many hours in between each pill? 12 24?

What is the tinidazole dose for BV cure and how many hours in between each pill? 12 24?

Tinidazole for BV: The recommended dose in non-pregnant women is 2 g orally once daily for 2 days taken with food or a 1 g oral dose once daily for 5 days taken with food. The use of tinidazole in pregnant patients has not been studied for bacterial vaginosis. Do not drink alcohol up to 24-48 hrs after last dose. ...Read more

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Can I drink alcohol 50 hours after taking tinidazole 2g single dose? Likely to get side effects?

Can I drink alcohol 50 hours after taking tinidazole 2g single dose? Likely to get side effects?

Alcohol+Tinidazole: I would wait at least 72 hours, 84 hours would be better to be on the safe side after the last dose of Tinidazole before consuming alcohol or any product containing alcohol (cough medicines, mouthwash, etc) ...Read more

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Took a single four tablet dose of tinidazole yesterday morning. Still taste metallic in mouth. How long till taste goes away? When can I drink alcohol

Took a single four tablet dose of tinidazole yesterday morning. Still taste metallic in mouth. How long till taste goes away? When can I drink alcohol

Don't understand?: What does a metallic taste in your mouth have to do with drinking alcohol? Dysgeusia, the official name for a funny taste in the mouth, can persist for several days, and sometimes weeks. You are being treated for a fungal infection, and the more important issue is drinking while trying to combat an infection, and why when you can drink is so important to you? Might you have a problem? ...Read more

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Took single dose of 2g tinidazole for giardiasis 28 hours ago. Is it ok to drink alcohol now? After what time period is it safe to drink?

Took single dose of 2g tinidazole for giardiasis 28 hours ago. Is it ok to drink alcohol now? After what time period is it safe to drink?

Alcohol Interaction: Tinidazole stays in your body for at least 72 hours so I would not consume any product that contains alcohol for at least 72 hours (84 hours to be on the safe side). The reaction between these two drugs is known as the Antabuse (disulfiram) effect. If you have experienced it, you know what I mean. If you have not experienced it, you really don't want to go there. Just wait a few more days for that drink. ...Read more

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How do I know trich is gone from prostate after 2g of single tindamax dose?

How do I know trich is gone from prostate after 2g of single tindamax dose?

Here are some. ..: In practice, becoming persistently asymptomatic after clinical response and improvement is the best tale of its effectiveness. If insisting for confirmation, do instant urinalysis from the first part (about 5-10 cc) of urine in the morning or after no voiding for 4 hrs so to see if Trichomonas protozoa still exists. Largely, a mega single dose of 2 gm should rid Trich completely. More? Ask Doc... ...Read more

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How long before I can drink on tindamax? Last single 2g dose on wed and today is Friday. Is it safe to drink?

How long before I can drink on tindamax? Last single 2g dose on wed and today is Friday. Is it safe to drink?

Maybe: I'm assuming this was for amebiasis or trichamonas or was it for urethritis used with azithromycin? Anyway the half life is 13 hours so generally it will be all gone from your system in about 2.7 days. ...Read more

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What is Tinidazole?

What is Tinidazole?

Tinidazole: Tinidazoleis used in the treatment of trichomoniasis, Giardiasis, Amebiasis & Bacterial Vaginosis. ...Read more

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Can children use Tinidazole?

Can children use Tinidazole?

Yes: According to the product information, tindazole can be prescribed for the treatment of parasitic infection to children 3 years of age and above. ...Read more

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Who should not use Tinidazole?

Who should not use Tinidazole?

Tinidazole: "The use of tinidazole is contraindicated: In patients with a previous history of hypersensitivity to tinidazole or other nitroimidazole derivatives. During first trimester of pregnancy. In nursing mothers: Interruption of breast-feeding is recommended during tinidazole therapy and for 3 days following the last dose.” See: http://dailymed. Nlm. Nih. Gov/dailymed/drugInfo. Cfm? Setid=a0d01539-8413-470 ...Read more

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I have been treated for Trich with Flagal the 1 day 4 pills and the 7 day 2 pills and it hasn't worked now they want to put me on Tinidazole?

I have been treated for Trich with Flagal the 1 day 4 pills and the 7 day 2 pills and it hasn't worked now they want to put me on Tinidazole?

Same as flagyl: I'm not certain the reason that the want to switch you to a drug that is basically the same but with a shorter duration of treatment. Listen to your doctors. ...Read more

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Does THC interact with tinidazole?

Does THC interact with tinidazole?

I could not find any: Interactions using a drug interaction checker. However, that is never a 100% guarantee. ...Read more

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Can you take ciprofloxacin and tinidazole at the same time?

Can you take ciprofloxacin and tinidazole at the same time?

Yes you can: Yes you can and there is no contraindication to it. ...Read more