Generic Medicine Info
Hypersensitivity, preexisting bone marrow depression or blood dyscrasias, active immunisation. Pregnancy and lactation.
Special Precautions
Renal impairment, Mediterranean form of G6PD, prolonged use. Perform routine periodic blood examination.
Adverse Reactions
Hypersensitivity, GI disturbances, stomatitis, glossitis, encephalopathy, mental depression and headache, ototoxicity. Haemolytic anaemia (Mediterranean form of G6PD), Jarish-Herxheimer reaction. Prolonged use may induce bleeding, peripheral and optic neuritis.
Potentially Fatal: Bone marrow depression; grey baby syndrome, anaphylactic reactions.
CIMS Class
ATC Classification
J01BA02 - thiamphenicol ; Belongs to the class of amphenicols. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
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