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Disulfiram

Manufactured by: Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Disulfiram

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Disulfiram

Manufactured by: Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Disulfiram

Prescription Required

118 people have bought this recently

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Disulfiram Price and Pack Size

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Disulfiram Information

Disulfiram Benefits & Uses

Disulfiram is used to treat the following -

  1. Alcoholism Primary

Disulfiram 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 Disulfiram

Disulfiram

Disulfiram Side Effects

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

  1. Headache Mild
  2. Dizziness Mild
  3. Weakness
  4. Metallic taste in mouth
  5. Restlessness
  6. Nausea or vomiting
  7. Fainting
  8. Visual Disturbance
  9. Loss of appetite
  10. Stomach ache Severe

Disulfiram Related Warnings

Is the use of Disulfiram safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may experience moderate side effects from Disulfiram. If you also feel the same, then discontinue it and start only on doctor advice.

Moderate

Is the use of Disulfiram safe during breastfeeding?

Disulfiram should not be taken without first taking your doctor's advice, as it may severe side effects for breastfeeding women.

Severe

What is the effect of Disulfiram on the Kidneys?

Disulfiram has very mild side effects on the [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Disulfiram on the Liver?

Disulfiram has very mild side effects on the [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Disulfiram on the Heart?

Disulfiram has very mild side effects on the [Organ].

Mild

Severe Interaction of Disulfiram with Other Drugs

Disulfiram should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Disulfiram Contraindications

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

  1. Alcoholism
  2. Jaundice
  3. Diabetes
  4. Hypothyroidism
  5. Heart Disease
  6. Psychosis
  7. Liver Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Disulfiram

Is this Disulfiram habit forming or addictive?

No, Disulfiram is not habit forming.

नहीं

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

No, after taking Disulfiram, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery because you may feel sleepy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but you should take Disulfiram only as per your doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Disulfiram is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

नहीं

Disulfiram Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Disulfiram

You can take Disulfiram with food.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Disulfiram

Taking alcohol with Disulfiram can be dangerous.

Severe

Disulfiram से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल over 1 year पहले

Can I discontinue Disulfiram on my own without doctors advice?

Dr. Piyush Malav MBBS, MS, General Surgery

No. Disulfiram should not be discontinued without doctors advice. You are recommended to always consult a doctor before discontinuing this medicine.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Can Disulfiram cure alcoholism?

Dr. Suhas Bhargav MBBS, General Physician

No, Disulfiram does not cure alcoholism, but discourages an alcoholic person not to drink in excess by causing undesirable effects even when small amounts of alcohol are consumed.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Does Disulfiram induce sleepiness?

Dr. Gaurav MBBS, General Physician

Yes Disulfiram causes drowsiness, dizziness or sedation. It is one of the most common side effects of this medicine. Do not drive any vehicle or operate machinery after taking this medicine as it causes drowsiness.

सवाल over 1 year पहले

What is Disulfiram?

Dr. Surender Kumar MBBS, General Physician

Disulfiram is a brand name of disulfiram. It is a prescription drug that belongs to the class of drugs known as alcohol deterrents (detoxifying agents). It is used for the treatment and management of chronic alcoholism.

सवाल 12 months पहले

Does Disulfiram cause diarrhoea?

Dr. Gaurav MBBS, General Physician

No, Disulfiram does not cause diarrhoea in patients who are taking it. However, if you are experiencing diarrhoea after taking this drug then inform your doctor immediately without any further delay.

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References

  1. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 394
  2. Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA): Department of Health [Internet]. Governmet of Australia; Package leaflet information for the user; Antabuse® (disulfiram)