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Solosec Dosage

Generic name: SECNIDAZOLE 2g in 4.8g
Dosage form: oral granules
Drug classes: Amebicides, Miscellaneous antibiotics

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Jan 30, 2022.

2.1 Recommended Dosage for Bacterial Vaginosis

The recommended dosage of SOLOSEC for the treatment of bacterial vaginosis in female patients 12 years of age and older is a single 2-gram packet of granules taken once orally, without regard to the timing of meals [see Clinical Pharmacology (12.3)].

2.2 Recommended Dosage for Trichomoniasis

The recommended dosage of SOLOSEC for the treatment of trichomoniasis in patients 12 years of age and older is a single 2-gram packet of granules taken once orally, without regard to the timing of meals [see Clinical Pharmacology (12.3)]. Since trichomoniasis is a sexually transmitted disease, treat sexual partners with the same dose and at the same time [see Indications and Usage (1.2)].

Instructions for the Preparation and Administration of SOLOSEC

  • Open the SOLOSEC packet by folding over the corner (marked by an arrow) and tearing across the top.
  • Sprinkle the entire contents of the SOLOSEC packet onto applesauce, yogurt or pudding [see Clinical Pharmacology (12.3)]. The granules will not dissolve. Consume all of the mixture within 30 minutes without chewing or crunching the granules. A glass of water may be taken after the administration of SOLOSEC to aid in swallowing.
  • The granules are not intended to be dissolved in any liquid.
  • Avoid consumption of alcoholic beverages and preparations containing ethanol or propylene glycol during treatment with SOLOSEC and for at least 2 days after completing therapy. [see Adverse Reactions (6.2), Drug Interactions (7.2), and Clinical Pharmacology (12.3)] .

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