Infectious Disease Compendium

Diloxanide (Entamizole®)

Dosing

CrCl Formula

CrCl > 80: 500 mg tid po x 10 d.

CrCl 80-50:

CrCl 50-10:

CrCl < 10:

Hemodialysis:

Peritoneal dialysis:

Important side effects

Important drug interactions

Rants and Screeds

Pearls

Treatment of choice

Use for

Treatment of asymptomatic cyst passers of E. histolytica, Giardia lamblia.

Don't use for