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Primary uses of Forecox Kit

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Medicine Overview of Forecox Kit

Uses of Forecox Kit

Forecox Kit is used in the treatment of tuberculosis.

Forecox Kit side effects

Common

Side Effects of Forecox are Nausea, Vomiting, Rash, Fever, Dark colored urine, Sweating, Increased sputum production, Salivation, Teary eyes, Peripheral neuropathy (tingling and numbness of feet and hand), Increased liver enzymes, Jaundice, Increased uric acid level in blood, Visual impairment.

How to use Forecox Kit

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label before use. Forecox Kit is to be taken empty stomach.
Avoid Forecox Kit with tyramine-rich food such as cheese, smoked fish, meats and some types of beer.

How Forecox Kit works

Forecox Kit is a combination of four medicines: Isoniazid, rifampicin, ethambutol and pyrazinamide which treat tuberculosis. Isoniazid works by preventing the TB bacteria from forming their own protective covering, while rifampicin inactivates a bacterial enzyme (RNA-polymerase) which is required by TB bacteria to make essential proteins and to reproduce. Together, they kill the bacteria and eradicate the infection. Ethambutol and pyrazinamide, on the other hand work by slowing the growth of these bacteria.

In Depth Information on Forecox Kit

Forecox Kit related warnings
Special precautions for Forecox Kit
Alcohol
CAUTION
Forecox Kit may cause symptoms such as flushing, increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Forecox Kit 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.
Lactation
Forecox Kit is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Forecox Kit occasionally causes sight problems and tingling or numbness in hand or feet. After taking this medicine you should not drive until you know how it affects you.
Kidney
CAUTION
Forecox Kit should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Forecox Kit may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Kidney function tests are advisable before the start of this medicine.
Liver
CAUTION
Forecox Kit should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Forecox Kit may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of liver function tests is advised before and after the start of the treatment.

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