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Entoban has antimicrobial, antidiarrheal and antiprotozoal effect, with diarrhea of a different nature it has an antispasmodic effect. Its medicinal activity is associated with the action of plant elements that are part of the drug.

The drug has a protective effect on the gastrointestinal mucosa, and in addition, it reduces elevated gastric pH and stabilizes intestinal peristalsis; also has antibacterial and soothing properties.[1]

Indications Entoban

It is used (in capsules) to treat the bacillary form of dysentery and amebiasis . In the form of a syrup, it is prescribed for the combined treatment of acute intestinal infections, in which diarrhea develops.

Release form

The release of the therapeutic substance is realized in the form of capsules, 20 or 60 pieces each inside the box. Also produced in the form of a syrup - inside bottles with a volume of 90, 120 or 150 ml.


Holarrhena antidysenterica has an amoebicidal effect. It is used as an anthelmintic, diuretic, astringent and antipyretic substance, and also for colic, bleeding, dyspepsia.

Myrtus communis exhibits antispasmodic, antidiarrheal, bactericidal, antipyretic, anti-inflammatory, astringent and antibacterial activity. Strengthens the strength of the capillaries.

Berberis aristata stabilizes the liver, and is also used as an astringent, antipyretic, tonic. [2]

Egle marmalade has a hypoglycemic, bactericidal and anti-febrile effect.

Quercus velutina is used as a bactericidal and binding agent. [3]

Butea monosperma has an astringent effect on microbial diarrhea.

Use Entoban during pregnancy

Entoban is not used during pregnancy and hepatitis B.


The main contraindications:

  • hepatic dysfunction;
  • active forms of inflammation in the gastrointestinal tract (gastrointestinal ulcer, gastritis and exacerbation of chronic gastritis);
  • blockage of the intestines;
  • diarrhea provoked by helminthiasis, dysentery or saline-type laxatives (Mg sulfate and Na sulfate);
  • the presence of manifestations of severe dehydration and violations of EBV indicators;
  • severe intolerance to the elements of the drug.

Side effects Entoban

Side effects include nausea, signs of allergies and vomiting. In case of occurrence of these violations, it is necessary to cancel the use of drugs.

Dosing and administration

The medicine in capsules is used first in a portion of 2 pieces 1 time, and then in 1 capsule at 4-hour intervals. The treatment cycle lasts 3-5 days. With amebiasis, the therapeutic course should be increased to 10 days (1 capsule at 4-hour intervals), regardless of the symptoms that may disappear before the end of the course.

Syrup for adolescents from 12 years old and adults is prescribed in a portion of 3-4 teaspoons, with the intake at 4-hour intervals. For a child 6-11 years old - 1-2 teaspoons with the same interval; a child of 4-6 years old - 1 teaspoon (5 ml) with the same interval. This treatment cycle lasts 3-5 days.

  • Application for children

The medication in the form of capsules is not used in pediatrics. The syrup can be administered to children over 4 years of age.


In case of an overdose, it is necessary to carry out gastric lavage and symptomatic measures.

Storage conditions

Entoban should be kept at temperatures not exceeding 25 ° C.

Shelf life

Entoban can be applied within a 24-month term from the date of manufacture of the drug substance.


Analogues of the drug are Lecor, Intetrix with Enterofuril and Nifuroxazide with Stopdiar.


To simplify the perception of information, this instruction for use of the drug "Entoban" translated and presented in a special form on the basis of the official instructions for medical use of the drug. Before use read the annotation that came directly to medicines.

Description provided for informational purposes and is not a guide to self-healing. The need for this drug, the purpose of the treatment regimen, methods and dose of the drug is determined solely by the attending physician. Self-medication is dangerous for your health.

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