Nitazoxanide is a prescription medication that is used to treat “traveler’s diarrhea” and infections caused by protozoa in the intestines. Nitazoxanide is an antiprotozoal medication and works by stopping the growth of the protozoa parasite that can cause diarrhea.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
Common side effects of nitazoxanide include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of nitazoxanide.
What should I do if I miss a dose of nitazoxanide?
If you miss a dose of nitazoxanide, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What is the strength of nitazoxanide?
Nitazoxanide is available in strengths of 200mg and 500mg.