Generic Name: Secnidazole
Dosage Form: Tablets
Packaging: 4 Tablets x 1 Blister
*Packaging design and product name may be different in your country.
Each film-coated tablet of Flagentyl 500 mg contains :
This medicine is recommended in the treatment of:
Adults: 4 tablets taken as a single dose at the beginning of a meal (i.e. 2g).
Symptomatic acute amebic dysentery
Dose to be taken for one day only.
Asymptomatic amebic dysentery: same daily dose for 3 days.
Taken as one dose or several doses at the beginning of a meal for 5 days.
Children: 30 mg/kg/day, as a single dose.
The oral liquid dosage form is recommended for children aged under 6 years.
*The information provided above is general in nature and for informational purposes only. It is NOT a substitute for the advice of your doctor. You must always consult your healthcare professional before starting any medication/supplementation program.