Fulo 100 mg Capsule


Overview

Uses of Fulo Capsule

Fulo 100 mg Capsule is used in the treatment of diarrhoea. It treats diarrhea caused by giardia infection.

Fulo Capsule side effects

Common
  • Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Stomach pain
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea

How to use Fulo Capsule

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Fulo 100 mg Capsule is to be taken with food.

How Fulo Capsule works

Fulo 100 mg Capsule is an antibiotic. It works by suppressing bacterial enzymes involved in carbohydrate metabolism, thereby reducing the available energy for vital cellular functions. This stops bacterial growth and treats stomach and intestinal infections.

Fulo Capsule related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Fulo 100 mg Capsule may cause symptoms such as flushing, increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Fulo 100 mg Capsule is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Fulo 100 mg Capsule may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Fulo 100 mg Capsule in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Fulo 100 mg Capsule in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • Fulo 100 mg Capsule is used for the treatment of diarrhea caused by giardia infection.
  • Finish the prescribed course, even if you start to feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection come back and harder to treat.
  • It is not as bitter as some of the other medicines used for the treatment of giardiasis.
  • Do not drink alcohol while taking and till 4 days after taking this medication.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Fulo with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Fulo

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Diarrhoea - having loose motion with gas pressure 3 to 4 times during morning and some times during the day and night
Dr. Deepak Kumar Soni
Skin Specialist
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Sir from 2 weeks there is diarrhoea(not watery),discomfort, gassy, gastric (took rantac and its okay for now) but frequent use of bathroom is seen please advise
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
Metron forte 400 mg twice daily for 3 dayRabekind DSR once daily in empty stomach for 1 week
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FAQs

Q. Is Fulo used for all kinds of diarrhea?
No, Fulo is only used to treat diarrhea caused by bacteria or protozoa.
Q. Can the use of Fulo cause stomach upset?
Yes, Fulo can cause stomach upset. You can take it with food or after food to minimize the stomach upset.
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 2nd Aug 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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Hyderabad, Telangana, India
MRP
11
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