Prevention of TD involves avoidance of non-potable water and foods prepared with poor hygiene, and use of bismuth subsalicylate
or non-absorbable antimicrobials such as rifaximin.
0008 BMT = bismuth subsalicylate
, metronidazole 250-mg tablet, tetracycline 500-mg tablet plus cimetidine 400-mg tablet LAC = lansoprazole 30-mg tablet, amoxicillin 1000-mg tablet, and clarithromycin 500-mg tablet Table 2.
Flagyl[R]) with bismuth subsalicylate (Pepto-Bismol[R]).
pylori is a 2-week, triple therapy of metronidazole, tetracycline or amoxicillin, and bismuth subsalicylate.
Suspension bismuth subsalicylate
flask 262 mg / 15 ml 120 ml flask
While the FDA's ruling led to several label changes among OTC anti-diarrheal medications, Imodium A-D for children was not affected because it does not contain bismuth subsalicylate
P&G's Helidac Therapy combines three drugs: bismuth subsalicylate, metronidazole and tetracycline hydrochloride in a unique, cube-shaped kit designed for patient compliance.
Helidac Therapy is contraindicated in pregnant or nursing women, pediatric patients and patients with renal or hepatic impairment, and in those with known hypersensitivity to bismuth subsalicylate, metronidazole, tetracycline or any related derivatives.
Bradley's product was a kit containing bismuth subsalicylate
, metronidazole and tetracycline, labeled for use in treating ulcer disease caused by H.
P&G's patented drug therapy, called Helidac(TM) Therapy, combines three drugs -- bismuth subsalicylate
, metronidazole and tetracycline hydrochloride -- in a consumer-tested, patient-friendly kit.
HELIDAC Therapy consists of 112 bismuth subsalicylate
The therapy involves a combination of two antibiotics and bismuth subsalicylate
, the active ingredient in Pepto- Bismol.