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Tinidazole 500mg Dosage
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
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
Tinidazole: Yes, or you can take one every 12 hours. ...Read more
If tinidazole dose for BV is 2g daily for 2 days does that mean 2 g single dose every 24 hours? And 1g dose every 24 hours for 5 day dose?
It's 2 grams for 2da: The dosage is 2grams for 2 consecutive days ...Read more
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
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
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
How long before I can drink on tindamax? Last single 2g dose on wed and today is Friday. Is it safe to drink?
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
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?
Paromomycin: There is no interaction with food. Stay away from alcoholic beverages. ...Read more
Yes you can: Yes you can and there is no contraindication to it. ...Read more