December 18, 2008

Can My Tuberculosis Be Treated With Etitibi?

Filed under: antimycobacterial,Etibi,mycobacterium,TB,Tuberculosis,Uncategorized — robertprice @ 2:21 pm

Etibi is used for the treatment of infections caused by of Tuberculosis and other mycobacterium. Etibi is classified as an antimycobacterial antibiotic and it is typically used in combination with at last one other tuberculosis medication. It is important to remember that even if your tuberculosis infection appears to be cleared up, you still need to keep taking the medicine for the full length of the treatment in order to prevent it from returning or having the infection strengthen. It is also important to not miss any of the doses as it can make the infection worse.

Before using this medicine, tell your health care providers about any of the following: if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breastfeeding if you are taking any prescription or nonprescription medicine if you have any other medical condition. Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to any ingredient in this medicine if you have kidney disease, vision problems or inflammation of the optic nerve.

What Do I Need to Know Before Using Etibi?

  • This medicine may cause or worsen attacks of gout and eye disease.
  • Patients with kidney disease are likely to have more side effects to this medicine. Consult your physician immediately if blurred vision, eye pain, red-green color blindness, or loss of vision occurs during treatment.
  • Use caution while driving or operating any machinery work as it may cause blurred vision.

What Should I Tell My Doctor?

Tell you doctor if you have any of the following medical problems:

  • Gouty arthritis
  • Kidney disease
  • Optic neuritis

What Are the Side Effects of Etibi?

Most severe: Decrease in vision sharpness; severe allergic reaction (redness, itching, swelling, hives, difficulty breathing); hallucinations.

Most common: Skin inflammation; itching; joint pain; appetite loss; nausea; vomiting; upset stomach; stomach pain; fever; general body discomfort; headache; dizziness;
mental confusion; disorientation.

Other: Gout.

This information is advisory only. It does not contain all information about this medication. If you have any questions about Etibi , ask your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider.

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