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Generic Tindamax (tm) Tinidazole 500mg

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Generic Name : Tinidazole
Therapy : Antibiotic
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Generic Tindamax (tm) Tinidazole 500mg

Brand : Tindamax
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Generic Tindamax® : Tinidazole

Medication information about generic Tindamax
Important information about usage, risks and possible side-effects..

Other name brands for this medication
Tiniba, Fasigyn, Enidazol, Tinvista, Tinamide, Cozit

Possible Uses of Tinidazole :
Tinidazole is an antibiotic that is used to treat certain types of vaginal infections (bacterial vaginosis, trichomoniasis). It is also used to treat certain types of parasite infections (giardiasis, amebiasis). It works by stopping the growth of certain bacteria and parasites.

This antibiotic treats only certain bacterial and parasitic infections. It will not work for viral infections (such as common cold, flu). Using any antibiotic when it is not needed can cause it to not work for future infections.

Before using Tinidazole :
Before taking tinidazole, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to other antibiotics (such as metronidazole); or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.

How to take Tinidazole :
Take this medication by mouth as directed by your doctor, usually once daily. To prevent stomach upset, take this medication with food. The dosage is based on your medical condition and response to treatment. For children, the dosage is also based on weight.

For the best effect, take this antibiotic at evenly spaced times. To help you remember, take this medication at the same time(s) every day. Continue to take this medication until the full prescribed amount is finished, even if symptoms disappear after a short time. Stopping the medication too early may result in a return of the infection.

Tell your doctor if your condition lasts or gets worse.

Precautions When Using Tinidazole :
Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: liver disease, kidney dialysis, certain blood disorders (low blood cell counts).

Avoid alcoholic beverages and products containing propylene glycol while taking this medication and for at least 3 days after finishing this medicine because severe stomach upset/cramps, nausea, vomiting, headache, and flushing may occur.

This drug may make you dizzy. Alcohol or marijuana (cannabis) can make you more dizzy. Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs alertness until you can do it safely. Talk to your doctor if you are using marijuana (cannabis).

Tinidazole may cause live bacterial vaccines (such as typhoid vaccine) to not work as well. Do not have any immunizations/vaccinations while using this medication unless your doctor tells you to.

Before having surgery, tell your doctor or dentist about all the products you use (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products).

During pregnancy, this medication should be used only when clearly needed. It is not recommended for use during the first 3 months of pregnancy. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor. If you become pregnant or think you may be pregnant, tell your doctor right away.

This drug passes into breast milk and could have undesirable effects on a nursing infant. Breast-feeding is not recommended while using this drug and for at least 3 days after finishing this medicine. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.

Side Effects of Tinidazole :
Bitter/metallic taste in your mouth, nausea, stomach upset, diarrhea, or dizziness may occur. If any of these effects last or get worse, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly. This medication may cause your urine to turn darker in color. This effect is harmless and will disappear when the medication is stopped.

Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects. Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.

Tell your doctor right away if you have any serious side effects, including: signs of a new infection (such as sore throat that doesn't go away, fever), easy bruising/bleeding. Get medical help right away if you have any very serious side effects, including: unsteadiness, seizures, numbness/tingling of arms/legs.

Use of this medication for prolonged or repeated periods may result in oral thrush or a new yeast infection. Contact your doctor if you notice white patches in your mouth, a change in vaginal discharge, or other new symptoms.

A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare. However, get medical help right away if you notice any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including: rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing.

This is not a complete list of possible side effects. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.

Drug Interactions of Tinidazole :
Although certain medicines should not be used together at all, in other cases two different medicines may be used together even if an interaction might occur. In these cases, your doctor may want to change the dose, or other precautions may be necessary. When you are taking this medicine, it is especially important that your healthcare professional know if you are taking any of the medicines listed below. The following interactions have been selected on the basis of their potential significance and are not necessarily all-inclusive.

Using this medicine with any of the following medicines is usually not recommended, but may be required in some cases. If both medicines are prescribed together, your doctor may change the dose or how often you use one or both of the medicines.


OVERDOSE OF Tinidazole :
If someone has overdosed and has serious symptoms such as passing out or trouble breathing, call a poison control center right away.

MISSED DOSE OF Tinidazole :
If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. If it is near the time of the next dose, skip themissed dose. Take your next dose at the regular time. Do not double the dose to catch up.

STORAGE OF Tinidazole :
Store at room temperature away from light and moisture. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep all medications away from children and pets.

Other Information of Tinidazole :
FOR BEST RESULTS, this medicine should be used along with exercise, a low-cholesterol/low-fat diet, and a weight loss program if you are overweight. FOLLOW THE DIETARY PLAN provided by your doctor. DO NOT SHARE THIS MEDICINE with others for whom it was not prescribed. DO NOT USE THIS MEDICINE for other health conditions. KEEP THIS MEDICINE out of the reach of children and pets. IF USING THIS MEDICINE FOR AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF TIME, obtain refills before your supply runs out.


1. What is Tinidazole?
Tinidazole is an antibiotic medication belonging to the nitroimidazole class. It is used to treat various infections caused by bacteria and parasites, including certain types of bacterial vaginosis, trichomoniasis, and giardiasis.

2. How does Tinidazole work?
Tinidazole works by interfering with the DNA synthesis process in microorganisms, leading to cell death. It is particularly effective against anaerobic bacteria and protozoa, making it useful in treating infections caused by these organisms.

3. What conditions is Tinidazole used to treat?
Tinidazole is commonly used to treat bacterial vaginosis, a common vaginal infection caused by an imbalance of bacteria in the vagina. It is also effective against trichomoniasis, a sexually transmitted infection caused by the parasite Trichomonas vaginalis, and giardiasis, an intestinal infection caused by the parasite Giardia lamblia.

4. How is Tinidazole taken?
Tinidazole is usually taken orally in the form of tablets or oral suspension. The dosage and duration of treatment depend on the type and severity of the infection being treated. It is essential to take Tinidazole exactly as prescribed by a healthcare professional and to complete the full course of treatment, even if symptoms improve before the medication is finished.

5. Is Tinidazole safe?
Tinidazole is generally safe for most people when used as directed. However, like all medications, it may cause side effects in some individuals. Common side effects of Tinidazole may include nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach pain, headache, or dizziness. Serious side effects are rare but may include allergic reactions, seizures, or changes in blood cell counts. If you experience any unusual symptoms while taking Tinidazole, contact your healthcare provider.

6. Can Tinidazole be used during pregnancy and breastfeeding?
Tinidazole is not recommended for use during pregnancy, especially during the first trimester, unless the potential benefits outweigh the risks. It may pass into breast milk and could harm a nursing infant. Women who are pregnant or breastfeeding should consult their healthcare provider before taking Tinidazole.

7. Can Tinidazole be used in children?
Tinidazole is generally safe for use in children under the guidance of a healthcare professional. The dosage and duration of treatment may vary depending on the child's age, weight, and the type of infection being treated. Parents should follow the pediatrician's instructions carefully when giving Tinidazole to children.

8. Can Tinidazole interact with other medications?
Tinidazole may interact with certain medications, including blood thinners (such as warfarin), certain antidepressants (such as SSRIs), and drugs that affect liver enzymes (such as rifampin). It is important to inform your healthcare provider about all medications you are currently taking, including prescription drugs, over-the-counter medications, vitamins, and herbal supplements, to avoid potential interactions.

9. How long does Tinidazole take to work?
Tinidazole typically starts working shortly after it is taken, but it may take a few days for symptoms to improve significantly. It is essential to complete the full course of treatment as prescribed, even if symptoms improve before the medication is finished, to ensure that the infection is fully eradicated.

10. Can Tinidazole be used for preventive purposes?
Tinidazole is not typically used for preventive purposes. It is used to treat existing infections caused by bacteria or parasites. However, in certain cases, such as when there is a high risk of contracting trichomoniasis from a partner, Tinidazole may be prescribed as a preventive measure under the guidance of a healthcare professional.

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