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D Cet Forte Tablet

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Overview

Uses of D Cet Forte Tablet
D Cet Forte Tablet is used in the treatment of filariasis.
D Cet Forte Tablet side effects
Common
  • Nausea
  • Loss of appetite
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Fatigue
  • Dizziness
  • Sleepiness
  • Headache
  • Allergic reaction
How to use D Cet Forte Tablet
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. D Cet Forte Tablet is to be taken with food.
How D Cet Forte Tablet works
D Cet Forte Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Diethylcarbamazine and Cetirizine which treat filariasis. Diethylcarbamazine works by decreasing the muscular activity and causing paralysis of these worms while Cetirizine decreases the raised eosinophil count (white blood cells) and controls allergic symptoms like cough and breathlessness.
D Cet Forte Tablet related warnings
Alcohol
CAUTION
D Cet Forte Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of D Cet Forte Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
D Cet Forte Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
D Cet Forte Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of D Cet Forte Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease. May cause excessive sleepiness in patients with end stage kidney disease.
Liver
D Cet Forte Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of D Cet Forte Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
No. 27, First Floor, Lobo Complex, Tass Industrial avenue, Ambathur, Chennai- 600 098., Tamil Nadu, India
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