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  • Daboral 250mg Tablets 20's

Daboral 250mg Tablets 20's

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Description
Daboral 250 mg Tablets contain aminosidine sulphate (paramomycin) which is an aminogylcoside antibiotic. Daboral is used in the treatment of intestinal protozoal infection including amoebiasis, cryptosporidiosis and giardiasis. It has been used in the treatment of tapeworm,also in the suppression of intestinal flora both pre-operatively and in the management of hepatic encephalopathy.
How to use
Amoebiasis, Giardiasis (Lambliasis) and Balantidiasis: Adults: 500 mg twice a day for 5-7 days. Children: 30 mg/kg/day in two divided doses for 5-7 days. Cryptosporidiosis: Adults: 500mg four times a day for 14 days. Gastro-enteritis and enterocolitis due to mixed flora, salmonellosis and shigellosis: Adults: 500 mg twice a day for 5-7 days. Children: 30 mg/kg/day in two divided doses for 5-7 days. Prophylactic sterilization in gastro-intestinal surgery: Adults: 2 g daily for 3 days. Children: 50 mg/kg/day for 3 days.
Precautions
Daboral should be used with caution in patients with ulcerative intestinal lesions to avoid renal toxicity through inadvertent absorption of the drug. It also contraindicated in patients with intestinal obstruction and in patients with known hypersensitivity to the drug. Common side effects include anorexia,nausea,vomiting,epigastric burning and pain,increased gastro-intestinal motility,abdominal cramps,diarrhea and pruritis.