Tinidazole is an antibiotic that fights bacteria in the body. Tinidazole is used to treat certain infections caused by bacteria, such as infection of the intestines or vagina. It is also used to treat certain sexually transmitted infections. Tinidazole may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.
Tindamax tablets contain an antimicrobial agent called tinidazole, a second generation manmade Nitroimidazole antibiotic. The drug is able to combat a variety of infectious protozoa. The drug was designed to be effective in the short term. Tindamax works by entering bacterial and protozoal cells and interfering with their genetic make-up. The drug damages DNA and prevents the bacteria and protozoa from forming new DNA thus killing them.