Biocarbon

Biocarbon

charcoal, activated

Manufacturer:

Trenka

Distributor:

Antah Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Activated charcoal
Indications/Uses
Dosage/Direction for Use
Administration
May be taken with or without food: May be chewed or swallowed whole. Take w/ sufficient amount of liqd.
Contraindications
Special Precautions
Increased pain in stomach & intestine area; feverish diarrhoea. Ensure appropriate fluid & electrolyte therapy against dehydration. Not recommended in childn <6 yr.
Adverse Reactions
Nausea, constipation, GI disturbance, vomiting; dark coloured stool.
Drug Interactions
Impeded bowel resorption of chlorpropramide, glycosides. Reduced effectiveness of specific remedies, anti-emetics. Interfered absorption of other drugs eg, antibiotics.
MIMS Class
Antidiarrheals
ATC Classification
A07BA01 - medicinal charcoal ; Belongs to the class of charcoal preparations. Used as intestinal adsorbents.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Biocarbon tab 0.25 g
Packing/Price
1000's;100's;30's
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