Ributin 150Mg Capsule is commonly administered orally, and is available in the form of tablets. It is an anti-mycobacterial agent, and is used for the prevention and treatment of the disseminated Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC) disease in patients who have an advanced stage of HIV infection.
The usual dosage of this drug is 300 mg daily, taken once in a day. However, if you are a patient with an increased tendency to experience nausea, vomiting, or any other form of gastrointestinal upsets, you are advised to take 150 mg of Ributin 150Mg Capsule twice in day, preferably along with food. Exercise caution while taking this medicine if you are suffering from severe kidney failure.
Commonly observed side effects of this medication appear to be rashes, a significant fall in the number of neutrophils, and gastrointestinal intolerance. Falls in the counts of blood cells are an observed side effect of this medication. Hence, your doctor must be given regular reports of your blood cell counts.
Ributin 150Mg Capsule must not be given for MAC prophylaxis to patients suffering from active tuberculosis. If you develop symptoms for active tuberculosis while taking this medicine, please consult your doctor immediately. You will be given an effective combination regimen of medications to treat tuberculosis.
Information given here is based on the salt content of the medicine. Uses and effects of the medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a Internal Medicine Specialist before using this medicine.