Clofaz 100mg Soft Gelatin Capsule

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Genetiac Pharma

Composition for Clofaz 100mg Soft Gelatin Capsule

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Primarily used for

Leprosy
26.25
10 soft gelatin capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Clofaz Soft Gelatin Capsule

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Uses of Clofaz Soft Gelatin Capsule

Clofaz 100mg Soft Gelatin Capsule is used in the treatment of leprosy.
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Side effects of Clofaz Soft Gelatin Capsule

Common

Vomiting, Nausea, Diarrhoea, Loss of appetite, Rash, Itching, Scaling of skin, Skin discolouration, Eye discolouration.

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How to use Clofaz Soft Gelatin Capsule

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take Clofaz 100mg Soft Gelatin Capsule with food.

How Clofaz Soft Gelatin Capsule works

Clofaz 100mg soft gelatin capsule stops the growth of bacteria in the body.

In Depth Information on Clofaz Soft Gelatin Capsule

Expert advice for Clofaz Soft Gelatin Capsule

  • Keep taking clofazimine for the full course of treatment, even if you begin to feel better after a few months.
  • Do not get exposed to sunlight even for a brief period of time as clofazimine may cause your skin to become more sensitive to sunlight.
  • Use of clofazimine may cause pink or red to brownish-black discoloration of the skin within few weeks.
  • Take precautions while taking clofazimine as it may cause some stomach upset, but on rare occasion it may also cause severe, sharp abdominal pain and burning.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery as clofazimine may cause dizziness and drowsiness.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Clofaz 100mg Soft Gelatin Capsule
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Clofaz 100mg Soft Gelatin Capsule may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Clofaz 100mg Soft Gelatin Capsule is probably usafe to use d
uring lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Clofaz 100mg Soft Gelatin Capsule may make you feel dizzy, s
leepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Clofaz 100mg Soft Gelatin Capsule is probably safe to use in
patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Clofaz 100mg Soft Gelatin Capsule may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Clofaz
100mg Soft Gelatin Capsule in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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