Rifacept 3 Tablet Side Effects and usage

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Read about what are the Rifacept 3 Tablet medicine side effects, how and when to use Rifacept 3 Tablet, common indications of Rifacept 3 Tablet, when not to use Rifacept 3 Tablet (contra indications), manufacturer, price and generic molecules.

Rifacept 3 - Rifampicin- Tablet is manufactured by Concept Pharmaceuticals Ltd. and the main constituent generic drug is Rifampicin- 150 mg.

Rifacept 3 Tablet Medicine Side effects and usage

Side Effects

GI disturbances, paseudoemembrnous colitis, influenza-like sypmtoms, skin reactions, eosinophilia, transient leucopenia, thrombocytopenia, purpura, visual disturbances, menstrual irregularities.
Reddish coloured urine and tears.
Hepatitis or shock like syndrome with hepatic involvement.

Indications

Tuberculosis.
Prophylaxis against meningococcal meningitis and haemophilus influenzae meningitis.
Leprosy.

Contra Indications

Hypersensitivity.
Severe hepatic disease.
Prophyria.
Pregnancy.

Caution

Hepatic and renal functions.
Elderly.
Malnourished or very young patients.
Alcoholism.
Concurrent administration of anticoagulants or oral contraceptives.
Lactation.

Cost

The cost of the drug per 1 Tablet is Rs.4.35 in India as of date.

Formulation

Rifacept 3 Tablet mainly contains the generic formulation called as Rifampicin- 150 mg.

Rifacept 3 Tablet Medicine Generics

Medicine Name: Rifacept 3 Tablet
Manufacturer: Concept Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Generic Molecule: Rifampicin

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