About Rifaxivan 400 & Rifaxivan 550
Rifaxivan is a gastro care medicine manufactured by Levane Pharma. We use these medicines to treat various gastrointestinal conditions, including IBS-diarrhea, hepatic encephalopathy, liver dysfunction, and traveler’s diarrhea.
- Travelers’ diarrhea
- Hepatic Encephalopathy
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome
- Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO)
Administrations For Rifaxivan Medicine:-
- Oral Administration: We have to use it in the form of oral tablets.
- Limited Systemic Absorption: It exhibits poor absorption in the gastrointestinal system, resulting in low systemic blood levels. The majority of the medication passes through the gastrointestinal tract and is eliminated in the feces.
- Dosing for IBS-Diarrhea: The recommended dosage for treating IBS-diarrhea is either 400 mg three times a day or 550 mg twice a day. The duration of treatment is typically two weeks. In some cases, intermittent treatment may be necessary for managing IBS-diarrhea.
- Traveler’s Diarrhea: To prevent traveler’s diarrhea, the recommended dosage of 200 mg twice a day or 600 mg once daily during the period spent in high-risk areas for traveler’s diarrhea.
It is important to note that these dosage may vary depending on the specific disease being treated. It is advisable to consult with healthcare professionals or refer to the official prescribing information for precise dosing instructions tailored to the patient’s condition.