Ributin 150mg Capsule

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Lupin Ltd

Composition for Ributin 150mg Capsule

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Primarily used for

Tuberculosis (TB), Tuberculosis with HIV infection
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₹60.67/Capsule
6 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Ributin Capsule

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Uses of Ributin Capsule

Ributin 150mg Capsule is used in the treatment of tuberculosis and tuberculosis with HIV infection.
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Side effects of Ributin Capsule

Common

Decreased white blood cell count, Anemia, Nausea, Rash, Muscle pain.

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How to use Ributin 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 Ributin 150mg Capsule empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).
Avoid Ributin 150mg Capsule with acidic food and beverages such as sugar, certain dairy products, fish, processed foods, fresh meats and processed meats,sodas and other sweetened beverages.

How Ributin Capsule works

Ributin 150mg capsule is an antibiotic. It works by killing the bacteria that cause infections.

In Depth Information on Ributin Capsule

Expert advice for Ributin Capsule

  • Taking rifabutin may change the color of your urine to red/orange. You may also experience coloring of the skin and other body fluids and also of soft contact lenses.
  • You may be regularly monitored with blood tests and chest x-rays to check that you do not have active tuberculosis or any other mycobacterial disease.
  • You may also undergo regular eye examination while using rifabutin.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you develop sudden wheeziness, difficulty in breathing, pain in the chest, swelling of eyelids, face or lips, rash or itching.
  • Use non hormonal birth control techniques (condom, diaphragm with spermicide) to prevent pregnancy, as rifabutin can make birth control pills less effective.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Ributin 150mg Capsule
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Ributin 150mg Capsule is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Ributin 150mg Capsule is probably safe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Ributin 150mg Capsule does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Ributin 150mg Capsule should be used with caution in patient
s with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ributin 150mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Ributin 150mg Capsule should be used with caution in patient
s with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ributin 150mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Tazzle 10mg Tablet, Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet, Azivent 500mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Rifabutin, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

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