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Get Complete Medical Information About Isoniazid Inh 300 Mg Rifampicin 450 Mg Tablet Including Its Uses, Side Effects, Interactions, Expert Advice, Faqs Of Isoniazid Inh 300 Mg Rifampicin 450 Mg Tablet On Zoylo.com.

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INFORMATION ABOUT ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG

ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG uses

ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG is a combination of two drugs: Rifampicin and Isoniazid. Both belong to the group of medicines known as Anti-tuberculosis drugs. ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG is used to treat tuberculosis.

Common side-effects

1) Fever

2) Nausea

3) Vomiting

4) Dark coloured urine

5) Numbness and tingling sensation in hands and feet

It is not necessary for all people to experience the above side-effects.

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG

• Take ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG 30 minutes before meals.
• Do not consume cheese, tropical fish or red wine while you are taking ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG.
• Inform your doctor about the other medicines you are taking.
• Consult your doctor immediately if you find symptoms of allergic reaction such as swelling of throat or tongue, lips, face, rashes, breathing or swallowing problems. Also do not take ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG if you have jaundice (yellowing of eyes and skin).
• Keep your doctor informed if you have or had any previous history of heart, kidney or liver diseases.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Q) How does ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG work? A) ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG is a combination of two anti-tuberculosis drugs: Rifampicin and Isoniazid. Rifampicin inactivates RNA-polymerase (bacterial enzyme) which is essential for the tuberculosis causing bacteria to reproduce and to make proteins. Isoniazid works by preventing the bacteria to form a protective covering. ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG works by killing the tuberculosis causing bacteria.
Q) Does ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG affect blood tests? A) ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG may affect the results of some blood tests like tests for liver function, vitamin B12, and folate. Inform the person doing the blood test that you are taking ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG.
Q) Does ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG cause diarrhoea? A) Yes, ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG may cause diarrhoea. You are advised to take plenty of fluids and non-spicy meals. Please consult our doctor immediately if you are suffering from severe watery diarrhoea, along with fever. This might be an indication of condition called ‘Pseudomembranous colitis’.
Q) Does ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG cause discolouration? A) Yes, ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG may cause yellow, orange, red or brown discoloration of teeth, urine, sweat, saliva, tears or sputum (phlegm).  Do not panic as it is a common side-effect of ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG. The discoloration of tears may last for some time after you have stopped taking ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG. However, ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG might permanently stain the soft contact lenses. Avoid using lenses while you are taking ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG.
Q) Can I stop taking ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG on my own? A) No, do no stop taking ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG on your own. To cure your infection completely, continue taking ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG for as long as your doctor has prescribed it. Do not stop taking ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG even though you feel better. Do not hesitate to speak with your doctor if you are feeling any kind of discomfort while taking ISONIAZID(INH) 300 MG + RIFAMPICIN 450 MG.

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