Scc 3 LW 300 mg/150 mg/550 mg Pouch

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Medicine Overview of Scc 3 LW 300 mg/150 mg/550 mg Pouch

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Uses of Scc 3 LW Pouch

Scc 3 LW 300 mg/150 mg/550 mg Pouch is used in the treatment of tuberculosis.
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Side effects of Scc 3 LW Pouch

Common

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

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How to use Scc 3 LW Pouch

Take the medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Scc 3 LW 300 mg/150 mg/550 mg Pouch may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Avoid Scc 3 LW 300 mg/150 mg/550 mg Pouch with tyramine-rich food such as cheese, smoked fish, meats and some types of beer.

How Scc 3 LW 300 mg/150 mg/550 mg Pouch works

Scc 3 LW 300 mg/150 mg/550 mg Pouch is a combination of three medicines: Rifampicin, isoniazid and ethambutol which treat tuberculosis. Rifampicin works by inactivating a bacterial enzyme (RNA-polymerase) which is required by TB bacteria to make essential proteins and to reproduce, while isoniazid prevents these bacteria from forming their own protective covering. Together, they kill the bacteria and eradicate the infection. Ethambutol, on the other hand works by slowing the growth of these bacteria.

In Depth Information on Scc 3 LW 300 mg/150 mg/550 mg Pouch

Warnings
Special precautions for Scc 3 LW 300 mg/150 mg/550 mg Pouch
Alcohol
CAUTION
Scc 3 LW 300 mg/150 mg/550 mg Pouch may cause symptoms such
as flushing, increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Scc 3 LW 300 mg/150 mg/550 mg Pouch 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
SAFE
Scc 3 LW 300 mg/150 mg/550 mg Pouch is safe to use during la
ctation. 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.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Scc 3 LW 300 mg/150 mg/550 mg Pouch 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.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Scc 3 LW 300 mg/150 mg/550 mg Pouch should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Scc 3 LW 300 mg/150 mg/550 mg Pouch may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Kidney function tests are advisable before the start of this medicine.
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Liver
CAUTION
Scc 3 LW 300 mg/150 mg/550 mg Pouch should be used with caut
ion in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Scc 3 LW 300 mg/150 mg/550 mg Pouch may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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