From Big Medical Encyclopedia

FURAZOLGSh (Furazolinum; synonym: Altalur, Furaltadonum, Furmethonoi, Nitrofurmethoniim, Violural, etc.; joint venture. B) — antibacterial agent derivative of nitrofuran.

Yellow or inodorous chartreuse fine-crystalline powder, bitter taste. Very much ma-

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M e l to r is that l of l iches a cue powder of chartreuse color. We will dissolve in water (1:3000) and alcohol very little. Affects on gram-positive and to a lesser extent gram-negative bacteria, including their strains, resistant to other antibacterial agents.

At introduction inside it is quickly soaked up from went. - kish. a path it is also found in blood in rather high concentration. In a human body more racks, than other nitrofurans. Part F. in not changed look it is allocated with urine and bile.

T. apply to treatment of the infections caused by gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, including stafilokokka, streptococci and pneumococci, napr at wound fevers (see), a septicaemia (see Sepsis), an erysipelatous inflammation (see the Ugly face), staphylococcal enterita (see), pneumonia (see), osteomyelitis (see) etc. It can be applied also at infections of urinary tract.

Appoint inside the adult 0,1 g 3 — 4 times a day after food. To children till 1 year appoint 0,01 — 0,015 g to reception; 1 — 2 years — on 0,02 g; 2 — 5 years — on 0,03 — 0,04 g;

5 — 15 years — on 0,05 g 3 — 4 times a day. A course of treatment of 5 — 7 days, in hard cases — up to 10 — 12 days.

Side effect F. the hl is shown. obr. dispeptic frustration and allergic reactions. It is contraindicated at hypersensitivity to derivatives of nitrofuran.

Form of release: tablets on 0,05 g. Storage: in the dry, protected from light place.

See also Nitrofurans.

Bibliography: Chernomord and to A. B.

New protnvoyetafilokokkovy antibiotics and nitrofuran drugs, Kiev, J969. A. A. Kimenis.