Furazolidone is an antibiotic used to treat diarrhoea and enteritis caused by bacteria or protozoan infections. It is marketed by Roberts Laboratories under the brand name Furoxone and by GlaxoSmithKline as Dependal-M.
Furazolidone is also used in combination with fluids for treatment of acute infantile diarrhoea and for children with Giardiasis (due to ''Giardia lamblia). Furazolidone is also used to treat traveler's diarrhoea, cholera, and bacteremic salmonellosis.
DRUG RELEASE - Bioactive polymers 68 - controlled release of neomycin-furazolidone bicomponent system from xanthan hydrogel
Jun 01, 1993; A zero-order kinetics was obtained for the release of both neomycin and furazolidone in a basic medium. The complex's...