Pyrazinamide Atlantic

Pyrazinamide Atlantic

pyrazinamide

Manufacturer:

Atlantic Lab

Distributor:

Atlantic Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Pyrazinamide
Indications/Uses
Failure after adequate treatment w/ primary drugs in any form of active TB. Pyrazinamide should only be given w/ other effective anti-TB agents.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult 20-35 mg/kg in 3-4 divided doses. Max: 3 g/day.
Administration
Should be taken with food.
Contraindications
Severe hepatic damage.
Special Precautions
Liver function tests should be carried out prior to & every 2-4 wk during therapy. History of gout or DM.
Adverse Reactions
Hepatotoxicity, hyperuricemia.
Drug Interactions
Excretion blocked by probenecid.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J04AK01 - pyrazinamide ; Belongs to the class of other drugs used in the systemic treatment of tuberculosis.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Pyrazinamide Atlantic tab 500 mg
Packing/Price
500's
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