Diloxanide is a Medicine belongs to Antiprotozoals group whose information about Brand can be referenced from   Book : Martindale    Page : 919   Edition : 37,

  ►   Brandname : Aristogyl Plus,Dyrade-M,Entamizole,Entrolate,Qugyl,Tinidafyl Plus,Wotinex

  ►  Strength : Tablet with   ,

Reference of this Medicine for its Strength can be taken from   Book : Martindale    Page : 919   Edition : 37,
A Route of administration in pharmacology and toxicology is the path by which a drug, fluid, poison, or other substance is taken into the body. Routes of administration are generally classified by the location at which the substance is applied. Common examples include oral and intravenous administration.

  ►  Route of administration : Oral,
Reference :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 919   Edition : 37,

Dosing of Medicine differ in Adult & Pediatrics ↓


Adult Dose

S.No Ailment   Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency   Additional Info
1 Asymptomatic intestinal infection Oral 500 mg Tablet t.i.d. Ref: Basic & clinical pharmacology pg no 928 ed 12.

Ref :-  Book : Martindale    Page : 919   Edition : 37,




Pediatric Dose

S.No Ailment   Age Min   Age Max   Weight ( Kg ) Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency  Additional Info  
1 Symptomatic (invasive) amoebiasis Oral 20 mg/kg Tablet

Ref :- Book : Martindale    Page : 919   Edition : 37,
►  Side Effect : pruritus, Flatulence, vomiting, Urticaria,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 919   Edition : 37,

►  Drug Interaction : Drug interaction of Diloxanide is with NA

  ►    Mechanism of Drug Drug Interaction :  ,
Ref :-   Book :    Page :    Edition : ,


►  Contraindication : Pregnancy,
Ref :-   Book : Harrison's principles of internal medicine    Page : 1678   Edition : 18,
  ►  Mechanism of Action :   Diloxanide furoate, a dichloroacetamide derivative, is a luminal amoebicide acting principally in the bowel lumen. The mechanism of action of diloxanide furoate is unknown. Ref: Martindale. pg no 919 ed 37. ,
Ref :-   Book : Basic & Clinical pharmacology    Page : 930   Edition : 12,

Pathway of Dietry Product


​   ► Act.Comp / Nutrient / Food / Herb as follows :- with Another pathway,

  ►  Pathway with its reference as follows :-
  • neutralize the already secreted uric acid --- ( Parle, M., Kaura, S., & Sethi, N. (2013). UNDERSTANDING GOUT BEYOND DOUBT. INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH JOURNAL OF PHARMACY, 2(9), 25-34. http://dx.doi.org/10.7897/2230-8407.0490 )

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    Dietry Substance Interactions


    ​   ► This Medicine interact with :- NA



    ContraIndication Dietry Substance


    ​   ► This Medicine contraindicate with :- NA

    ►   Route of Elimination :   Fecal, Renal,
    Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 919   Edition : 37,


    ►    Plasma Half-life :
      Min value :-   NA    Max value :-   NA


    ►    Peak Plasma Concentration :   Min value :-   NA    Max value :-   NA