Furacilin - antimicrobial prerapation from the nitrofuran group.
It is active against gram-positive and gram-negative flora: Escherichia, dysentery bacillus, paratyphoid pathogens, Salmonella, Vibrio cholerae, Giardia, Trichomonas, staphylococcus, large viruses, pathogens of gas gangrene. Effective with the resistance of microorganisms to others. Antimicrobial Agents (not from the group of nitrofuran).
Acute and chronic dysentery, chronic suppurative otitis media, infected wounds, ulcers, pressure ulcers, burns II and III level, stomatitis, sore throat, conjunctivitis, purulent inflammation of the paranasal sinuses, joint and pleural cavities; Preparation of the granulating surface of the skin transplants.
- The expressed disturbances of function of kidneys;
- Allergic dermatitis;
- Hypersensitivity to derivatives of nitrofuran.
Posology and administration
For mouthwash Table 1. (20 mg) was dissolved in 100 ml of water.
When festering wounds, bedsores, ulcers, burns II and III level, to prepare the granulating surface of the skin transplants and to the secondary seam irrigate the wound with an aqueous solution furacilin and put wet bandages.
When osteomyelitis after surgery cavity is washed with an aqueous solution furacilin and put a wet bandage. When aspirated pus pleural empyema, pleural cavity is washed followed by the cavity 20-100 ml of an aqueous solution furatsilina.
In chronic suppurative otitis used as drops furacilin alcohol solution.
When conjunctivitis and scrofulous diseases of the eye instilled into the conjunctival sac furacilin aqueous solution.
Furacilin Applied topically in the form of an aqueous 0.02% (1:50 000) solution; 0.066% alcohol (1: 1500) solution, which is prepared by 70% alcohol.
Furacilin opportunity to apply for the treatment of acute bacterial dysentery.
Adults appoint 100 mg 4-5 times a day for 5-6 days. If necessary, after 3-4 days, a second course of treatment.
The maximum dose for oral administration: a single 100 mg daily to 500 mg.
The drug is taken after meals, drinking plenty of fluids, thus reducing side effects.
For external use furatsillina generally well tolerated. In some cases, possible dermatitis that require temporary interruption or discontinuation.
When ingestion possible loss of appetite, nausea and sometimes vomiting, dizziness, allergic rashes.
With prolonged use may develop neuritis.
The risk of side effects is reduced if the drug is taken after meals and washed down with plenty of liquid. To reduce the severity of side effects is recommended the appointment of antihistamines and vitamins of group B.
In a cool, dry, dark place.