Nibiol
( Tablets )

Composition:
Each coated tablet contains:
Nitroxoline.....................................100 mg

Indications:
Urinary antibacterial and antifungal recommended in the treatment of urinary tract infection without fever.

Contraindications:
Nitroxoline is contraindicated with other drugs containing hydroxy-quinolone or their derivatives.

Precautions:
This drug must not be used in case of:
  • Renal failure (creatinine clearance below 20 ml/min).
  • Known allergy to any of the components.
  • In case of doubt, ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice.
  • In case of fever consult your doctor.

Precautions for use:
Because of the need to adapt the dose of treatment, it is important to inform your doctor if you suffer from any liver or kidney disease.
Although nitroxoline is nitrogenic derivatives of hydroxy quinolone and doesn't show peripheral or optic nerve disorders as the halogenic one of the same compound, but we have to mention the treatment must not be prolonged for more than 4weeks unless a physical examination is applied.

Dosage & route of administration & duration:
To be determined by the doctor but generally as follows:
Adults: 2 tablets 3 times daily before meals for 10 days.
Children ( 6 - 15 ) years; dosage depends on the body weight :
from 10 to 25 kg.....................1 tablet 3 times daily before meals for 10 days.
more than 25 kg.....................to be given adult dose i.e. 2 tablets 3 times daily before meals for 10 days.
N.B.: The saffron color of the urine is normal as it indicates the elimination of the nitroxoline

Pregnancy & breast feeding:
Unless contrary advice from your doctor, this medicine is unadvisable during pregnancy.
If you find out you are pregnant while you are taking this medicine, consult immediately your doctor.
During breast feeding, this medicine must be avoided.

Undesirable effects:
Like any active substance, this drug in rare cases may induce more or less disturbing effects such as nausea or vomiting but on stopping the treatment such side effects disappear immediately.

Storage:
Keep at temp.not exceeding 30ºC
Keep out of reach of children.

Presentation:
Box of 20 coated tablets.