Furazolidone (Furazolidonum; synonym: Neocolene, Trichofuron; list B)is antibacterial. Effective against grampolaugitionah and gramotricationah bacteria, trichomona, lamblia; of pathogens of enteric infections are most sensitive to furazolidone bacteria dysentery, typhoid and paratyphoid. Assign inside after eating at 0.1-0.15 g 3-4 times a day. Depending on diseases the course of treatment is from 5 to 10 days. Burns, wound infections , etc., Furazolidone prescribed topically in the form of solution 1 : 25 000. When taken furazolidone relatively frequent nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, allergic reactions. The form of release: tablets of 0.05 and 0.1, Save in the banks of dark glass.
Cm. also Antiseptic.

Furazolidone (Furazolidonum; synonym: Diafuron, Trichofuran, Rivopon-O; list B) - 1 - (5-nitro-2-furfuriliden)-3-amino-2-oxazoline, the formula C8H7O5N3; antiseptic. Indicated for the treatment of gastrointestinal diseases (dysentery, gastroenteritis, food poisoning), giardiasis, Trichomonas colpitis, vaginitis, urethritis, and burns and wound infection. The drug is prescribed in intestinal infections inside of 0.1-0.15 g 4 times a day for 5 to 10 days or cycles (2-3 cycles) for 6 days with intervals of 3-4 days; when Trichomonas infection - inside of 0.1 g 4 times a day and at the same time topically in the vagina in the form of powder with sugar powder (6 grams)that contains furazolidone at a concentration of 1 : 500 or balls; children with giardiasis inside of 2.5 mg/kg 3 times a day for 5 days; for urethritis - flush uric bubble solution furazolidone 1 : 25 000; in the treatment of wounds, burns and pyoinflammatory processes in aqueous solution 1 : 25 000. Side effects: diarrhoea disorders, allergic reactions, headache. Method of production: powder and tablets of 0.05 and 0.1 G. store in a dark place. Cm. also Antiseptic.