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Rifica Plus

Rifica Plus Information

Rifica Plus Benefits & Uses

Rifica Plus is used to treat the following -

  1. Tuberculosis Primary

Rifica Plus 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 Rifica Plus

Rifampicin
Isoniazid

Rifica Plus Side Effects

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

Rifica Plus Related Warnings

Is the use of Rifica Plus safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may experience moderate side effects from Rifica Plus. It is best to stop taking Rifica Plus immediately and inform your doctor if you notice any discomfort.

Moderate

Is the use of Rifica Plus safe during breastfeeding?

Breastfeeding women may feel side effects of Rifica Plus. If you see any side effects, stop taking Rifica Plus immediately and talk to your doctor. Take Rifica Plus again, only after your doctor's advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Rifica Plus on the Kidneys?

Rifica Plus 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 Rifica Plus on the Liver?

The liver can be affected by Rifica Plus. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it and consult your doctor. You should restart Rifica Plus only after medical advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Rifica Plus on the Heart?

The heart can be affected by Rifica Plus. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it and consult your doctor. You should restart the medicine only after medical advice.

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Rifica Plus with Other Drugs

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

Rifica Plus Contraindications

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

Is this Rifica Plus habit forming or addictive?

Rifica Plus does not cause addiction.

No

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

After taking Rifica Plus you may feel sleepy. So it is not advised to perform these activities.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Rifica Plus is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Rifica Plus for mental disorders.

No

Rifica Plus Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Rifica Plus

You can take Rifica Plus with food.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Rifica Plus

Consuming Rifica Plus with alcohol can have many serious effects on your body.

Severe

Details

सामग्री For 1 Strip(S) (10 Tablets 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