Satranidazole

Information about Satranidazole

Satranidazole uses

Satranidazole is used in the treatment of parasitic worm infections, periodontitis, liver abscesses, intestinal amoebiasis, hepatic amoebiasis and filariasis.

How satranidazole works

Satranidazole is a novel nitroimidazole possessing a C-N linkage at C2 of the imidazole ring. It damages DNA by reducing the nitro group.

Common side effects of satranidazole

Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Abnormal liver function tests, Hair loss, Fever, Dizziness, Vertigo.

Available Medicine for Satranidazole

  • ₹94 to ₹113
    Alkem Laboratories Ltd
    2 variant(s)
  • ₹84
    Indchemie Health Specialities Pvt Ltd
    1 variant(s)

Content on this page was last updated on 27 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)