Lepromine 50mg Capsule

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P & B Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Lepromine 50mg Capsule

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Primarily used for

Leprosy
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Pregnancy
14.47
₹1.45/Capsule
10 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Lepromine Capsule

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Uses of Lepromine Capsule

Lepromine 50mg Capsule is used in the treatment of Leprosy.
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Side effects of Lepromine Capsule

Common

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

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How to use Lepromine 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 Lepromine 50mg Capsule with food.

How Lepromine Capsule works

Lepromine 50mg capsule stops the growth of bacteria in the body.

In Depth Information on Lepromine Capsule

Expert advice for Lepromine 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 Lepromine 50mg Capsule
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Lepromine 50mg 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
Lepromine 50mg Capsule is probably safe to use during lactat
ion. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
It is not known whether Lepromine 50mg Capsule alters the ab
ility to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Lepromi
ne 50mg Capsule in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

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