Zcure

Zcure

pyrazinamide

Manufacturer:

Natrapharm

Distributor:

Natrapharm
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Pyrazinamide
Indications/Uses
As part of multidrug regimen for all forms of pulmonary & extrapulmonary TB.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & childn 35 mg/kg daily, max daily dose of 3 g or 50 mg/kg 3x a wk or 75 mg/kg twice wkly. Partial intermittent therapy: Administer w/ INH & rifampicin daily for the 1st 2 mth. Afterwards, treatment w/ INH & rifampicin will continue for the next 4 mth.
Administration
Should be taken with food.
Special Precautions
Impaired renal function or a history of gout. DM. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Liver toxicity. Anorexia, nausea, vomiting, arthralgia, malaise, fever, sideroblastic anemia & dysuria. Rare photosensitivity & skin rashes.
MIMS Class
Anti-TB Agents
ATC Classification
J04AK01 - pyrazinamide ; Belongs to the class of other drugs used in the systemic treatment of tuberculosis.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Zcure oral susp 250 mg/5 mL
Packing/Price
120 mL x 1's (P115.45/bottle)
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