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Rifampicin Price and Pack Size

Rifampicin Information

Rifampicin Benefits & Uses

Rifampicin is used to treat the following -

Rifampicin 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 Rifampicin


Rifampicin Side Effects

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

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  2. Nausea or vomiting
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  5. Discoloration of Urine
  6. Diarrhoea
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  8. Urticaria
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  10. Confusion
  11. Weakness

Rifampicin Related Warnings

Is the use of Rifampicin safe for pregnant women?

Harmful effects of Rifampicin are extremely rare for pregnant ladies.


Is the use of Rifampicin safe during breastfeeding?

Rifampicin may lead to some side effects on breastfeeding women. If you feel any unwanted symptoms after taking Rifampicin, then do not take it again and call your doctor right away. Your doctor will tell you the best option for you.


What is the effect of Rifampicin on the Kidneys?

There are no any side effects of Rifampicin for kidney.


What is the effect of Rifampicin on the Liver?

There may be an adverse effect on liver after taking Rifampicin. 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.


What is the effect of Rifampicin on the Heart?

You can take Rifampicin without any fear of damage to heart.


Severe Interaction of Rifampicin with Other Drugs

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

Rifampicin Contraindications

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

  1. Ulcerative Colitis
  2. Liver Disease
  3. Gastritis
  4. Jaundice
  5. Diabetes

Frequently asked Questions about Rifampicin

Is this Rifampicin habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Rifampicin is addictive.

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

Yes, it is safe to do these activities or work after taking Rifampicin as it does not make you drowsy.


Is it safe?

Yes, but it is important to consult a doctor before taking Rifampicin.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Rifampicin cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

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Rifampicin Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Rifampicin

Taking Rifampicin with food is safe.


Interaction between Alcohol and Rifampicin

Taking Rifampicin with alcohol can have severe harmful effects on your health.


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