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Fasigyn Indication

Treatment of the following infections:

• Eradication of Helicobacter pylori associated with duodenal ulcers, in the presence of antibiotic and acid suppressant therapy. (See 'Posology and method of administration'.)

• Anaerobic infections such as:

Intraperitoneal infections: peritonitis, abscess.

Gynaecological infections: endometritis, endomyometritis, tube-ovarian abscess.

Bacterial septicaemia.

Post-operative wound infections.

Skin and soft tissue infections.

Upper and lower respiratory tract infections: pneumonia, empyema, lung abscess.

• Non-specific vaginitis.

• Acute ulcerative gingivitis.

• Urogenital trichomoniasis in both male and female patients.

• Giardiasis.

• Intestinal amoebiasis.

• Amoebic involvement of the liver.


Prophylaxis

The prevention of post-operative infections caused by anaerobic bacteria, especially those associated with colonic, gastro-intestinal and gynaecological surgery.

 

Fasigyn Generic Name

Tinidazole

Type

OTC

Summary Product Characteristics (SPCs) Links

ATC

J01XD

Last Updated on 18 May 2015 by EPG Health Media Staff