|Other names||Rifamycin sodium|
|Main uses||Travelers' diarrhea|
|Side effects||Headache, constipation|
|Chemical and physical data|
|Molar mass||697.778 g·mol−1|
|3D model (JSmol)|
Common side effects include headache and constipation. Other side effects may include Clostridium difficile associated diarrhea. Safety in pregnancy and breastfeeding is unclear. It is in the rifamycins class of medications.
It is taken at a dose of 388 mg twice per day for three days.
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