Xifaxan 200mg Generic Name & Formulations
Rifaximin 200mg; tabs.
Xifaxan 200mg Indications
Travelers' diarrhea due to noninvasive E. coli.
Limitations of Use
Not for use if diarrhea is accompanied by fever or blood in stool, or if causative agent other than E. coli may be suspected (eg, C. jejuni, Shigella spp., Salmonella spp.).
Xifaxan 200mg Dosage and Administration
200mg 3 times daily for 3 days.
Xifaxan 200mg Contraindications
Xifaxan 200mg Boxed Warnings
Xifaxan 200mg Warnings/Precautions
Discontinue and reevaluate if diarrhea worsens or persists >24–48hrs. Not for treating systemic infections. Severe hepatic impairment (Child-Pugh C). Elderly. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.
Xifaxan 200mg Pharmacokinetics
Xifaxan 200mg Interactions
Potentiated by P-gp inhibitors (eg, cyclosporine); caution. Monitor INR and PT with warfarin; dose adjustment may be needed.
Xifaxan 200mg Adverse Reactions
Flatulence, headache, abdominal pain, defecation urgency, nausea.
Xifaxan 200mg Clinical Trials
Xifaxan 200mg Note
Xifaxan 200mg Patient Counseling