Information about Terizidone

    Terizidone uses

    Terizidone is used in the treatment of bacterial infections and tuberculosis.

    How terizidone works

    Terizidone belongs to class of drugs called antimycobacterials. Terizidone acts by preventing cell wall synthesis by inhibiting two necessary enzymes.

    Common side effects of terizidone

    Confusion, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Headache, Dizziness, Allergic reaction, Convulsion, Nausea, Diarrhoea, Slurred speech, Depression, Tremor

    Available Medicine for Terizidone

    • ₹597
      Macleods Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)

    Expert advice for Terizidone

    • Always take the complete course of treatment, as advised by your doctor even if you feel better.
    • Never take an antibiotic for a viral infection like a cold or the flu.
    • Can lead to nausea and diarrhoea frequently. If this becomes severe or persistent or you notice that your stool contains blood or mucus you should stop taking Terizidone immediately and consult your doctor. You should not take medicines to stop or slow diarrhoea.
    • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
    • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with epilepsy, kidney or heart diseases.

    Content on this page was last updated on 05 October, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)