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BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) Price and Pack Size

BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) Information

BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) Benefits & Uses

BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) is used to treat the following -

  1. Tuberculosis Primary

BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin)

BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin)

BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) is used -

  1. Injection Site Allergic Reaction
  2. Stomach Upset
  3. Nausea or vomiting
  4. Chills
  5. Fever Unknown

BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) Related Warnings

Is the use of BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) safe for pregnant women?

BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) can have harmful effects for pregnant women. If you experience anything like this, then discontinue BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) and take your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Is the use of BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) safe during breastfeeding?

BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) can cause moderate side effects on breastfeeding women. If you feel its side effects, then stop taking this drug and consult your doctor. Take this medicine again only if your doctor advises to do so.

Moderate

What is the effect of BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) on the Kidneys?

BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) is not harmful for kidney.

Safe

What is the effect of BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) on the Liver?

BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) is completely safe for liver.

Safe

What is the effect of BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) on the Heart?

BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) is completely safe for heart.

Safe

Severe Interaction of BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) with Other Drugs

BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Diabetes
  2. Angioedema
  3. HIV/AIDS
  4. Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)

Frequently asked Questions about BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin)

Is this BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) is addictive.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Yes, you can operate a vehicle or heavy machinery after taking BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) since it does not cause drowsiness.

Safe

Is it safe?

Yes, but it is important to consult a doctor before taking BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin).

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) is not used to treat mental disorders.

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BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin)

You can take BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) with food.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin)

Due to lack of research, nothing can be said about side effects of consuming alcohol while taking BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin).

Unknown

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