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Can i get a Rx for metronidazole or tinidazole without seeing my Dr? My partner & I have have already taken the medication aprox 2 yrs ago
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What else medication besides Flagyl and tindamax can i take to rid of trichamonisis. My symptoms have stayed the same. ??
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
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
No sure fire method: Nothing works that well. However, taking the pill with food may help. ...Read more
Is cereal considered a meal to take with 1g of tinidazole .. Can I take with multi containing iron too?
Sure: Sarah I have found nothing to indicate that you can' but ask your pharmacist ...Read more
Can I take 1g of tinidazole with cereal, is cereal a good meal? Can I take tinidazole with multi with iron ?
Yes - tinidazole: can be taken with food. It may actually reduce some of the side-effects such as nausea associated with it. And I'm a fan actually of cereal -particularly the more 'natural' ones that are on the market. I'm against sugar and refined cereals, but you can find whole grain cereals that are organic and high in fiber. There shouldn't be any problem with your multivitamin and iron tablet. Take care. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
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
I'm on tinidazole and drank some sweetened kefir which i did not know had some alcohol in it. Is the content significant enough to cause a reaction?
Azoles: If you drank enough alcohol to interact with tinidazole you will know about it very quickly. The degree to which you will react will depend upon the quantity of alcohol you consumed. If you are now having abdominal pain and are nauseated, you are having an antabuse-like reaction. ...Read more