Medicine : Rcinex Ez(6)

Name:Rcinex Ez(6)
Type:Capsule
Manufacturer:Lupin Laboratories Ltd
Generic Use:Ethambutol Hydrochloride , Isoniazid , Pyrazinamide , Rifampicin
Composition:Ethambutol Hydrochloride(400 Mg) , Isoniazid(150 Mg) , Pyrazinamide(750 Mg) , Rifampicin(225 Mg)
Substitutes:rcinex ez(6) , rcinex ez(6) , rcinex ez(6) , rcinex ez(6)


Generic ( Ethambutol Hydrochloride )



Typical use Of Ethambutol Hydrochloride :Acute Leukemia, Non-tuberculous Mycobacterial Infection, Tuberculosis.
Mechanism of action of Ethambutol Hydrochloride :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 Hydrochloride :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 Hydrochloride : 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 HYDROCHLORIDE


How Ethambutol Hydrochloride 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 Hydrochloride 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 Hydrochloride

No Studies Found






Generic ( Isoniazid )



Typical use Of Isoniazid :Acute Leukemia, Mycobacterial Infection, Prophylaxis Of TB, Tuberculosis, Vestibular Disorders.
Mechanism of action of Isoniazid :Isoniazid Is A Prodrug And Must Be Activated By Bacterial Catalase. Specficially, Activation Is Associated With Reduction Of The Mycobacterial Ferric KatG Catalase-peroxidase By Hydrazine And Reaction With Oxygen To Form An Oxyferrous Enzyme Complex. Once Activated, Isoniazid Inhibits The Synthesis Of Mycoloic Acids, An Essential Component Of The Bacterial Cell Wall. At Therapeutic Levels Isoniazid Is Bacteriocidal Against Actively Growing Intracellular And Extracellular Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Organisms. Specifically Isoniazid Inhibits InhA, The Enoyl Reductase From Mycobacterium Tuberculosis, By Forming A Covalent Adduct With The NAD Cofactor. It Is The INH-NAD Adduct That Acts As A Slow, Tight-binding Competitive Inhibitor Of InhA.
Drug Interaction of Isoniazid :Your Doctor Or Pharmacist May Already Be Aware Of Any Possible Drug Interactions And May Be Monitoring You For Them. Do Not Start, Stop, Or Change The Dosage Of Any Medicine Before Checking With Your Doctor Or Pharmacist First.
Side effects of Isoniazid :Nausea, Vomiting, Tachycardia, Convulsions, Coma, Seizures, Urinary Retention, Dizziness, Hyperreflexia, Slurred Speech.

INTERACTIONS OF ISONIAZID


How Isoniazid 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 Isoniazid 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 Isoniazid

No Studies Found






Generic ( Pyrazinamide )



Typical use Of Pyrazinamide :Tuberculosis.
Mechanism of action of Pyrazinamide :Pyrazinamide Has Bactericidal Action Against M. Tuberculosis In Acid Environment Present In Macrophages And Inflammed Tissue. Together With Rifampicin Provides Greatest Sterilising Action With Reduction In Relapse Rate. Reduces Tubular Secretion Of Uric Acid.
Drug Interaction of Pyrazinamide :Excretion May Be Blocked By Probenecid.
Side effects of Pyrazinamide :Anorexia, Fever, Malaise, Arthralgia, Nausea And Vomiting.

INTERACTIONS OF PYRAZINAMIDE


How Pyrazinamide 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 Pyrazinamide will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Contraindicated: The Drug Should Not Be Used By Breastfeeding Women, As Evidences From Studies Have Shown That There Is A High Risk Of Causing Significant Damage To Infants.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Pyrazinamide

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