Medicine : Cx4 (4)

Name:Cx4 (4)
Type:Unit
Manufacturer:Zydus Cadila
Generic Use:Ethambutol , Inh , Rifampicin
Composition:Ethambutol(800mg) , Inh(300mg) , Rifampicin(450mg)
Substitutes:cx4 (4) , cx4 (4) , cx4 (4)


Generic ( Ethambutol )



Typical use Of Ethambutol :Acute Leukemia, Non-tuberculous Mycobacterial Infection, Tuberculosis.
Mechanism of action of Ethambutol :Ethambutol Inhibits Arabinosyl Transferases Which Is Involved In Cell Wall Biosynthesis. By Inhibiting This Enzyme, The Bacterial Cell Wall Complex Production Is Inhibited. This Leads To An Increase In Cell Wall Permeability.
Drug Interaction of Ethambutol :Ethambutol Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Aluminium Hydroxide And Oxide, Bromazepam. These Interactions Are Sometimes Beneficial And Sometimes May Pose Threats To Life. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Ethambutol : Vision Impairment, Stevens-Johnson Syndrome, Skin Inflammation, Redness Of The Skin, Itching And Joint Pain, Loss Of Appetite, Nausea, Vomiting, Stomach Upset And Abdominal Pain, Fever, Uneasiness, Headache, Dizziness, Mental Confusion, Decrease In White Blood Cells And Platelets.

INTERACTIONS OF ETHAMBUTOL


How Ethambutol will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Ethambutol will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Ethambutol

No Studies Found






Generic ( Inh )



Typical use Of Inh :NA
Mechanism of action of Inh :NA
Drug Interaction of Inh :NA
Side effects of Inh :NA

INTERACTIONS OF INH


How Inh will impact on Pregnancy ?

There Are No Studies Available Regarding Its Use During Pregnancy. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Inh will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

There Are No Studies Available Regarding Its Use During Lactation. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Inh

No Studies Found






Generic ( Rifampicin )



Typical use Of Rifampicin :Epilepsy (monotherapy), Iron-deficiency Anaemia With Chronic Renal Failure, Leprosy, Meningitis, Meningitis Prophylaxis, Mycobacterial Infection, Paget's Disease Of Bone, Tuberculosis, Urinary Tract Infection
Mechanism of action of Rifampicin :Rifampicin Acts Via The Inhibition Of DNA-dependent RNA Polymerase, Leading To A Suppression Of RNA Synthesis And Cell Death.
Drug Interaction of Rifampicin :Epilepsy (monotherapy), Iron-deficiency Anaemia With Chronic Renal Failure, Leprosy, Meningitis, Meningitis Prophylaxis, Mycobacterial Infection, Paget's Disease Of Bone, Tuberculosis, Urinary Tract Infection
Side effects of Rifampicin :Nausea, Vomiting, Anorexia, Abdominal Discomfort, Orange Coloration Of Secretions.

INTERACTIONS OF RIFAMPICIN


How Rifampicin will impact on Pregnancy ?

Experiences Of Drug Use And Evidence From Studies In Pregnant Women Have Shown Risk To Fetus. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Rifampicin will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Possibly Unsafe: Evidence From Studies In Breastfeeding Women Show That There Is A Definite Risk Of Side Effects To The Breastfed Infants. However, Use Of The Drug In Breastfeeding Women Is Acceptable In Spite Of The Risk To The Infants, If The Drug Is Needed In A Life-threatening Situation Or For A Serious Disease For Which Safer Drugs Cannot Be Used Or Are Ineffective. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Rifampicin

No Studies Found