Secnidazole belongs to category of antiprotozoal agents drugs. Secnidazole is a type of potentiate anticoagulant effect of warfarin. concurrent disulfîram may cause antabuse-like effects cimetidine prolongs half-life.
It belongs to 5 nitroimidazole, effective in intestinal ameobiasis, giardiasis, trichomoniasis or bacterial vaginosis with a single once only dose.
Secnidazole is a nitroimidazole anti-infective. Effectiveness in the treatment of dientamoebiasis has been reported. It has also been tested against Atopobium vaginae.