FAS 3 Kit

FAS- 3 Kit is the kit used for syndromic management polymicrobial vaginal infections.

  • Fluconazole is an anti-fungal, and is the first line therapeutic choice in vaginal candidiasis.
  • Azithromycin is macrolide antibiotic, acts by binding to 50 S subunit of ribosome and inhibits protein synthesis. It is a bacteriostatic in nature & tackles asymptomatic and undetected chlamydial and gonococcal infections.
  • Secnidazole belongs to Nitro-imidazole class, works by interfering with DNA synthesis and is anti-protozoal and anaerobicidal. Single stat dose of 2 g has larger half life and longer duration of action in bacterial vaginosis as compared to metronidazole.