Isoniazid Atlantic

Isoniazid Atlantic

isoniazid

Manufacturer:

Atlantic Lab

Distributor:

Atlantic Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
INH
Indications/Uses
TB.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult 100 mg tid-qid daily. Childn 10-20 mg/kg body wt daily.
Administration
Should be taken on an empty stomach: Best taken 1 hr before or 2 hr after meals. May be taken w/ meals to reduce GI discomfort.
Contraindications
Drug-induced liver disease.
Special Precautions
Liver or kidney impairment, patients taking other hepatotoxic agents. Convulsive disorders, DM, chronic alcoholism, pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Peripheral neuropathy, constipation, difficulty in starting micturition, nausea, headache, insomnia, excessive dreams, nervousness, hypersensitivity reactions.
Drug Interactions
Enhanced tissue conc w/ AAS. Increased risk of liver damage w/ rifampicin. Increased risk of toxicity w/ disulfiram. Reduced effects w/ pyridoxine. Enhances effects of phenytoin. Inhibits metabolism of primidone. Reduces alcohol tolerance.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J04AC01 - isoniazid ; Belongs to the class of hydrazides. Used in the systemic treatment of tuberculosis.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Isoniazid Atlantic tab 100 mg
Packing/Price
1000's
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