Secnil Forte Tablet
Secnil Forte Tablet

Secnil Forte Tablet

By ABBOTT HEALTHCARE PVT LTD
2 Tablet(s) in Strip
144.07*
MRP 175.69
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Secnidazole(1.0 G)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTIBIOTIC

Medical Description

Secnil Forte tablet is an antimicrobial medicine that is mainly used to treat infections of the liver, stomach, intestines and vagina caused by bacteria or parasitic organisms. It contains secnidazole...
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uses

Uses of Secnil Forte 1 G

Secnil Forte is used to treat various parasitic and bacterial infections of the stomach, intestine, liver and vagina.
contraindications

Contraindications of Secnil Forte 1 G

  • If you are allergic to secnidazole, metronidazole or any other ingredient of Secnil Forte tablet.
sideEffects

Side effects of Secnil Forte 1 G

  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Unpleasant taste
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Secnil Forte 1 G

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Secnil Forte tablet during pregnancy?
A:
You should consult your doctor before using the Secnil Forte tablet as there is limited information about its safety during pregnancy. Your doctor will only prescribe you this medicine if considered essential after assessing the benefits and need.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Secnil Forte tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
You should not breastfeed while taking the Secnil Forte tablet and up to four days from your last dose because it is unknown if this medicine passes into the breastmilk. Please consult your doctor before using this medicine during breastfeeding.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Secnil Forte tablet?
A:
There is limited information about the effects of the Secnil Forte tablet on driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Secnil Forte tablet?
A:
You should not consume alcohol while taking the Secnil Forte tablet as it may worsen your infection. Tell your doctor about your drinking habits before starting this treatment.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience worsening of symptoms after taking the Secnil Forte tablet.
  • You suffer from any serious health issue.
  • You experience an unpleasant smell and increased vaginal discharge.
  • You are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • Do not use the Secnil Forte tablet for a longer duration than that prescribed by the doctor.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Secnil Forte 1 G

How Does It Work?

Secnil Forte tablet contains secnidazole which is an antibiotic and antiprotozoal agent. This medicine works by stopping the growth of bacteria and amoeba in vaginal infections and infections of the g...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Secnil Forte 1 G

Secnil Forte tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water, do not cut, break or chew the medicine. It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for...
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interactions

Interactions of Secnil Forte 1 G

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Secnil Forte tablet works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interactions.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Secnil Forte 1 G

  • Store Secnil Forte tablets in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Secnil Forte 1 G

Overdose

If you have taken an excessive dose of Secnil Forte tablet, contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital immediately.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of the Secnil Forte tablet, take it as soon as you remember. If it's already time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and follow the regular dosing schedule.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is Secnil Forte useful for diarrhea?

A: Yes, the Secnil Forte tablet can be used to treat diarrhoea caused due to parasitic organisms. Your doctor will diagnose the causative organism and then prescribe you the most appropriate medicine.

Q: Can I take the Secnil Forte tablet for a vaginal infection?

A: Yes, you can take the Secnil Forte tablet for a vaginal infection after consulting your doctor. Do not self-medicate because this medicine will not work for fungal and viral infections.

Q: Can the Secnil Forte tablet be used for stomach infection?

A: Yes, the Secnil Forte tablet can be used to treat stomach infection, only if the infection is caused due to parasitic organism. Your doctor will diagnose the causative organism and then prescribe you the most appropriate medicine.

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Quick Summary

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ContainsSecnidazole(1.0 G)
UsesBacterial and parasitic infections
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, headache
Last Updated on: 16 Jul 2021 | 06:46 AM (IST)
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