Furazolidone is a nitrofuran antibacterial agent. It is marketed by Roberts
Laboratories under the brand name Furoxone and by GlaxoSmithKline as
Detailed drug Information for furazolidone. Includes common brand names, drug
descriptions, warnings, side effects and dosing information.
Dec 8, 2004 ... Learn about indications, dosage and how it is supplied for the drug Furoxone (
Learn about warnings and precautions for the drug Furoxone (Furazolidone).
Dec 1, 2015 ... Do not give furazolidone to infants up to 1 month of age, unless otherwise
directed by your doctor. This medicine may cause anemia in these ...
Jun 13, 2005 ... Furazolidone binds bacterial DNA which leads to the gradual inhibition of
monoamine oxidase. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, ...
Dec 1, 2015 ... Furazolidone is taken by mouth. It works inside the intestinal tract to treat cholera,
colitis, and/or diarrhea caused by bacteria, and giardiasis.
A nitrofuran derivative with antiprotozoal and antibacterial activity. Furazolidone
binds bacterial DNA which leads to the gradual inhibition of monoamine oxidase
Furazolidone is one of the synthetic antimicrobial nitrofurans used in the
treatment of diarrhoea or enteritis caused by bacteria. It may also be useful in
Scand J Gastroenterol Suppl. 1989;169:19-23. Furazolidone and
chloramphenicol for treatment of typhoid fever. Carcelen A(1), Chirinos J, Yi A.