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Rifacon

Rifacon Information

Rifacon Benefits & Uses

Rifacon is used to treat the following -

  1. Tuberculosis Primary

Rifacon 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 Rifacon

Rifampicin
Isoniazid

Rifacon Side Effects

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

  1. Dizziness सामान्य
  2. Difficulty breathing
  3. Difficulty talking
  4. Difficulty walking
  5. Hallucinations
  6. Blurred vision
  7. Fever सामान्य
  8. Numbness or tingling
  9. Discoloration of Urine
  10. Hair Loss सामान्य

Rifacon Related Warnings

Is the use of Rifacon safe for pregnant women?

Rifacon may have some side effects during pregnancy. Pregnant women should discontinue the use of Rifacon, and talk to their doctor, if they notice any discomfort.

Moderate

Is the use of Rifacon safe during breastfeeding?

If you are breastfeeding, you may experience some harmful effects of Rifacon. In case you experience any of these, discontinue its use until you consult your doctor.

Moderate

What is the effect of Rifacon on the Kidneys?

Rifacon may cause harmful effects on kidney. if you feel its having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Rifacon on the Liver?

There may be an adverse effect on the liver after taking Rifacon. If you observe any side effects on your body then stop taking this drug. Take this medicine again only if your doctor advises you to do so.

Moderate

What is the effect of Rifacon on the Heart?

Rifacon may cause harmful effects on the heart. if you feel it's having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Rifacon with Other Drugs

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

Rifacon Contraindications

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

  1. Liver Disease
  2. Liver Cirrhosis
  3. Jaundice
  4. Kidney Disease
  5. Heart Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Rifacon

Is this Rifacon habit forming or addictive?

Rifacon does not cause addiction.

No

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

No, you should do not do anything that requires concentration and attention as the Rifacon can make you feel drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Rifacon should be used only after doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Rifacon is not used to treat mental disorders.

No

Rifacon Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Rifacon

You can take Rifacon with food.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Rifacon

Taking alcohol with Rifacon can be dangerous.

Severe

Details

सामग्री For 1 Strip(S) (10 Capsules Each)
This medicine data has been created by -
Dr. Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
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Dr. Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
2 Years of Experience
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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Isoniazid
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 765-767
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 715-716
  4. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Rifadin (rifampin)
  5. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 767-768
  6. Product Description [Internet]: RIFADIN®. USFDA
  7. Product Description [Internet]: ISONIAZID. Alliance Pharmaceuticals Limited