Treatment for Bacillary dysentery

Written by Dr.Md.Redwanul Huq (Masum)
Monday, 20 June 2011 15:33

[HINTS: Contd-To be continued, M- Month, ±M- Before or After Meal, AM- After Meal, ½HBM- ½ Hour Before Meal,W- Week, D-Day.2HAM- 2 Hour After Meal,bid-Twice daily, tid-Three times daily,qid-Four times daily.]

1.Tab.Ciprofloxacin (500 mg)
1 tab-bid(12 hourly) (AM)——————————-3D
Or,
Tab. Pivmecillinam Hydrochloride(200 mg)
2 tab –  qid(6 hourly) (AM) ——————–7D.
Or,
Tab. Cotrimoxazole (960mg)
1 tab-bid(12 hourly) (AM)——————————-7-10D

2.Cap. Loperamide Hydrochloride(2 mg)
1Cap ——————————–SOS.

3.Tab. Hyoscine Butylbromide (10/20mg) Or, Tiemonium Methylsulphate(50mg)
1tab (AM) —————————–SOS.

4.Oral Rehydration Salt or solution
-1 sachet in 500ml boiled water ——————–SOS.

To know and give advice to your patient about Lifestyle and Dietary modification in Bacillary dysentery click here.

To know the Generic and Trade names of the above mentioned drugs and their available formulations in Bangladesh click here.


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