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Coal Tar Information

Coal Tar Benefits & Uses

Coal Tar is used to treat the following -

Coal Tar 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 Coal Tar

Coal Tar

Coal Tar Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Coal Tar is used -

  1. Skin irritation
  2. Skin Rash Mild
  3. Allergic reaction
  4. Dizziness
  5. Swelling

Coal Tar Related Warnings

Is the use of Coal Tar safe for pregnant women?

Coal Tar may cause moderate side effects during pregnancy. If you feel its harmful effects, then stop taking this drug immediately, and do not take Coal Tar again without your doctor's advice.


Is the use of Coal Tar safe during breastfeeding?

In the absence of any scientific study about the side effects of Coal Tar in breastfeeding women, information on safety of Coal Tar is unavailable.


What is the effect of Coal Tar on the Kidneys?

There are no side effects of Coal Tar on the kidneys.


What is the effect of Coal Tar on the Liver?

Coal Tar is completely safe for the liver.


What is the effect of Coal Tar on the Heart?

Coal Tar is not harmful for the heart.


Coal Tar Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Coal Tar unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Allergy
  2. Inflammatory Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Coal Tar

Is this Coal Tar habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Coal Tar is addictive.


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

Yes, you can comfortably use machinery or drive after taking Coal Tar since it will not make you feel sleepy.


Is it safe?

Yes, Coal Tar is safe for use.


Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Coal Tar for mental disorders.


Coal Tar Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Coal Tar

Taking Coal Tar with food does not cause any problems.


Interaction between Alcohol and Coal Tar

Due to lack of research, nothing can be said about side effects of consuming alcohol while taking Coal Tar.

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