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Firam

Manufactured by: Tripada Healthcare Pvt Ltd

Contains / Salt: Disulfiram

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Firam

Manufactured by: Tripada Healthcare Pvt Ltd

Contains / Salt: Disulfiram

Prescription Required

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Firam Information

Firam Benefits & Uses

Firam is used to treat the following -

  1. Alcoholism Primary

Firam 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 Firam

Disulfiram

Firam Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Firam 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

Firam Related Warnings

Is the use of Firam safe for pregnant women?

प्रेेग्नेंट महिलाओं के शरीर में Firam के विपरीत प्रभाव भी हो सकते है। इसलिए इसको लेने से पहले दवा के बारे में डॉक्टर से पूरी तरह जानकारी लेना जरूरी होता है।

Moderate

Is the use of Firam safe during breastfeeding?

Firam को लेने वाली जो महिलाएं स्तनपान कराती हैं, उन पर इसके गंभीर दुष्प्रभाव होते है। इसलिए आपको डॉक्टर से पूछने के बाद ही इसे लेना चाहिए।

Severe

What is the effect of Firam on the Kidneys?

Firam का बुरा प्रभाव किडनी पर कम होता है, क्योंकि ये नुकसानदायक नहीं है।

Mild

What is the effect of Firam on the Liver?

Firam का दुष्प्रभाव आपके लीवर पर बेहद कम पड़ेगा, आप इसे डॉक्टर से बिना सलाह लिए भी खा सकते हैं।

Mild

What is the effect of Firam on the Heart?

हृदय के लिए Firam के साइड इफेक्ट बहुत ही कम मिलते हैं।

Mild

Severe Interaction of Firam with Other Drugs

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

Firam Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Firam 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 Firam

Is this Firam habit forming or addictive?

नहीं, Firam लेने से कोई लत नहीं पड़ती। फिर भी, जरूरत पड़ने पर डॉक्टर की सलाह पर ही Firam का इस्तेमाल करें।

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

नहींं, Firam को लने के बाद आप इस तरह का काम नहीं कर पाएंगे।

Dangerous

Is it safe?

डॉक्टर के कहने के बाद ही Firam का सेवन करें। वैसे यह सुरक्षित है।

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

नहीं, मस्तिष्क विकार में Firam का उपयोग कारगर नहीं है।

नहीं

Firam Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Firam

आप खाने के साथ भी Firam को ले सकते हैं।

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Firam

Firam के साथ शराब लेना खतरनाक हो सकता है। डॉक्टर से इसके बारे में जानकारी लेकर ही सेवन करना जरूरी।

Severe

Firam से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 11 months पहले

Does Firam cause constipation?

Dr. Keshu Lal Damor MBBS, General Physician

No, Firam does not cause constipation in patients who are taking it. However, if you are experiencing constipation after taking this drug then inform your doctor and take precautionary methods such as eating fibrous foods to avoid constipation.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Is Firam safe to use?

Dr. Saikat Mukherjee MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Firam is safe to use, if taken in a prescribed amount for a specified time as advised by the doctor. However, some known side effects are observed at the therapeutic dose level such as drowsiness, tiredness, skin rash, and acne. Do not hesitate to inform your doctor if you are facing any of the above.

सवाल over 1 year पहले

How does Firam work?

Dr. Saurabh Shakya MBBS, General Physician

Firam works by causing unpleasant effects when even small amounts of alcohol are consumed, which reduces the desire to drink. These effects include flushing of the face, headache, nausea, vomiting, choking, and anxiety. These effects begin about 10 minutes after alcohol enters the body and lasts for 1 hour or more. This drug is used as a part of a recovery program that includes medical supervision and counseling.

सवाल 10 months पहले

Does Firam cause memory loss?

Dr. Suhas Bhargav MBBS, General Physician

No, Firam does not cause any memory loss. However, if you are in doubt that this drug causing memory loss then discuss with your doctor without any hesitation.

सवाल over 1 year पहले

How to take Firam?

Dr. Piyush Malav MBBS, MS, General Surgery

Firam comes in form of tablet and it should be taken by mouth once daily or as advised by your doctor. Precautions must be taken in patients with diabetes, epilepsy, respiratory disorders, cerebral damage, hypothyroidism, and in people with impaired liver or kidney function. Do not drive any vehicle or operate machinery after taking this medicine as it can cause drowsiness or sedation. Also avoid sauces, vinegars, all foods, beverages and medicines such as cough syrup containing alcohol while taking disulfiram to experience best results with minimal side effects. 
 

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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)