Mycotuf C 250 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Mycotuf C Tablet

Mycotuf C 250 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of tuberculosis.

Mycotuf C Tablet side effects

Common
  • Abnormal behavior
  • Confusion
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Retching
  • Difficulty in speaking
  • Drowsiness
  • Dizziness
  • Memory loss
  • Headache
  • Convulsion
  • Anemia (low number of red blood cells)
  • Stomach pain
  • Acne-like rash
  • Tingling sensation
  • Numbness
  • Irritation
  • Vertigo
  • Inflammation of a vein
  • Suicidal behaviors

How to use Mycotuf C 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. Mycotuf C 250 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Mycotuf C Tablet works

Mycotuf C 250 mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming their own protective covering (cell wall) which is required for their survival in the human body.

Mycotuf C Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Mycotuf C 250 mg Tablet 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
SAFE
Mycotuf C 250 mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Mycotuf C 250 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Mycotuf C 250 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Mycotuf C 250 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Mycotuf C 250 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Mycotuf C 250 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Mycotuf C 250 mg Tablet
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Expert Advice

  • Mycotuf C 250 mg Tablet is used in combination with other medicines for the treatment of tuberculosis.
  • Take it at the same time everyday to help you remember to take it.
  • Mycotuf C 250 mg Tablet may cause dizziness or sleepiness. Don't drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
  • Avoid drinking alcohol while taking Mycotuf C 250 mg Tablet as this may worsen the side effects.
  • During treatment, you will need to have regular blood tests to monitor your kidney and liver function, blood cell counts and the amount of medicine in your blood.
  • Stop taking Mycotuf C 250 mg Tablet and inform your doctor if you experience skin rashes, headaches, tremor, fits, problems with speech or movement, depression, or other changes in mood, thoughts or behaviour.
  • Do not stop taking this medicine until your doctor tells you to.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Mycotuf C with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Efzu, Alfuzee, Alfuflo
SERIOUS

FAQs

Q. Can I stop taking Mycotuf C when I feel better?
No, do not stop taking Mycotuf C and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 25th Jan 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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