BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin)

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  1. BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) Benefits & Uses
  2. BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) Dosage & How to Take
  3. BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) Side Effects
  4. BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) with Other Drugs
  6. BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin)
  8. BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) Interactions with Food and Alcohol

BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) Benefits & Uses

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

  1. टीबी Primary (और पढ़ें - टीबी के घरेलू उपाय)

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

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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?

Pregnant women may experience moderate side effects from BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin). It is best to stop taking BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) immediately and inform your doctor if you notice any discomfort.

Moderate

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

Breastfeeding women may feel side effects of BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin). If you see any side effects, stop taking BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) immediately and talk to your doctor. Take BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) again, only after your doctor's advice.

Moderate

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

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

Safe

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

BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) does not damage the liver.

Safe

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

You can take BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) without any fear of damage to the 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?

Forming a habit of BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) has not been reported.

No

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

Yes, you can comfortably use machinery or drive after taking BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) since it will not make you feel sleepy.

Safe

Is it safe?

BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) should be used only after doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

No

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

Interaction between Food and BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin)

Taking BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) with food does not cause any problems.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin)

No research has been done on this till date. Therefore, it is not known what the effect of taking BCG (Bacillus calmette-guerin) with alcohol will be.

Unknown
This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; BCG Live
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