Each tablet contains:
Nitazoxanide …………………………..500 mg
FRENEX® Nitazoxanide is a synthetic derivative of sialicamide used as a broad spectrum antiparasitic agent with proven effectiveness in protozoal and worm infections. It is approved for infections by parasites such as Cryptosporidium parvum and Giardia lamblia in patients older than 1 year of age .
Broad spectrum antiparasitic indicated for helminths and protozoa.
Mechanism of action:
In Trichomonas vaginalis, Giardia lamblia and Entamoeba histolytica, nitazoxanide inhibits the enzyme pyruvate ferridoxine oxidoreductase (PFOR), interrupting the metabolism of the parasite. In helminths it inhibits the polymerization of tubulin in the parasite.
Box with 6 coated tablets
Adults and children over 12 years: Take 1 tablet every 12 hours for 3 days.