Generic Myambutol (ethambutol hydrochloride)
Myambutol
Myambutol is an adjuvant for treatment of pulmonary tuberculosis.
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Product Description
Common use

Myambutol is an antibiotic used to treat tuberculosis. It is active only against actively propagating cells of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Myambutol inhibits synthesis of bacterial RNA, affects cell metabolism, stops reproduction and death of bacteria. Myambutol can be used against mycobacteria resistant to streptomycin, isoniazid, ethionamide, kanamycin.



Dosage and directions

Follow all recommendations of your doctor about this medication. Do not start or stop it without your doctor's permission. To prevent stomach upset take with a meal or milk. Kidney failure requires correction of the dose.



Precautions

Myambutol unless combined with one or more other tuberculosis medicines may cause fast growth of resistant bacterial strains.



Contraindications

This medicine is contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity to it, individuals with optic neuritis, cataract, diabetic retinopathy, inflammatory diseases of eyes, gout, in children under 13 years of age, in pregnant and breastfeeding women, patients with chronic kidney failure.



Possible side effect

The first most common reactions of organism to Myambutol are stomach upset, dizziness, fatigue, and headache. These symptoms should disappear when the body accustoms to the medication. In case of worsening of the symptoms notify your doctor immediately. If any signs of allergy develop notify your doctor promptly: rash, swelling, numbness or tingling of the hands or feet. Any vision changes, inability to distinguish green and red colors, sudden color blindness, blurred vision require urgent doctor's attention. To avoid permanent and even fatal liver disease tell your doctor immediately about persistent or severe nausea, vomiting, stomach/abdominal pain, dark urine, jaundice.



Drug interaction

Myambutol increases effects of anti-tuberculosis medications, neurotoxicity of cyprofloxin, carbamazepine, asparaginase, amynoglycosides, Li+ salts, imipenem, metotrexat, quinine.



Missed dose

If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember unless it is almost time of your next dose. If it is near the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose and return dosing schedule. Do not double the dose to make up the missed dose.



Overdose

Symptoms of overdose are unknown. If you suppose that too much of Myambutol was taken seek immediate medical attention.



Storage

Store at room temperature in a tight container, away from moisture and humidity.



Disclaimer

We provide only general information about medications which does not cover all directions, possible drug integrations, or precautions. Information at the site cannot be used for self-treatment and self-diagnosis. Any specific instructions for a particular patient should be agreed with your health care adviser or doctor in charge of the case. We disclaim reliability of this information and mistakes it could contain. We are not responsible for any direct, indirect, special or other indirect damage as a result of any use of the information on this site and also for consequences of self-treatment.

Accutane

Other names used:

  • Roaccutane®

Active Ingredients:

  • Isotretionin

How does Accutane work and what pharmaceutical group does it belong to?

Isotretionin the active ingredient of Accutane belongs to a group of drugs called retinoids, which are used mainly in treatment of skin disorders. The exact mechanism of Accutane is not currently known however it is clinically determined that the drug exerts dose-dependent suppressive effect on the sebaceous glands activity and decreases their size. The drug also expresses anti-inflammatory effect on skin as well as inhibits the formation of comedones. The effects of the drug are temporary however the acne remissions may be controlled.

Which conditions are treated with Isotretinoin?

The drug is indicated in treatment of:

  • Severe cystic acne vulgaris
  • Acne rosacea
  • Hidradenitis suppurativa

What should a patient know before using Accutane?

The Isotretinoin should not be used in cases of:

  • Known hypersensitivity to any components of the preparation or to other retinoids
  • Pregnancy
  • Liver or renal failure
  • Vitamin A hypervitaminosis
  • Severe hyperlipidemia

Tell your doctor about the following if any apply to you:

  • You have relatives with increased levels of lipids in blood and are predisposed to hyperlipidemia
  • You or your relatives suffer from diabetes
  • You are suffering from Alcoholism
  • You are treating a depression

Which adverse effects may manifest when using the medication?

The side effects of Accutane include:

  • Vitamin A hypervitaminosis manifested in the following: dry skin and mucous membranes, haemorrhage in the nasal cavity, hoarseness, conjunctivitis and etc.
  • Skin problems: rash, itching, facial dermatitis, sweatiness, hyperpigmentation, reversible allopecia and etc.
  • Locomotor system: muscle pain, joint pain, hyperostosis, tendonitis
  • CNS: behavior changes, depression, headache, increased intracranial pressure, seizures
  • Sensory organs: decreased vision acuity, photosensibilisation, cataract, decreased hearing , keratitis
  • Gastrointestinal tract: nausea, colitis, GI hemorrhage, rarely hepatitis.
  • Respiratory organs: bronchospasm
  • Haemopoietic system: decreased leukocyte and erythrocyte levels, increase or decrease of thrombocyte levels
  • Immune system: local or systemic infections caused be gram-positive bacteria
  • Other: Hematuria, pancreatitis, vasculitis, lymphadenopathy

It is not necessary that the side effects will manifest in an individual but the possibility still exist. For more information please consult your health care provider.

Which groups of drugs or specific preparations may interact with Isotretinoin?

The drug is affected by the following:

  • Vitamin A supplements
  • Corticosteroids
  • Tetracycline antibiotics
  • Epilepsy treatment
  • Oral contraceptives
  • St.John's worth

Tell your doctor about all the herbal preparations as well as prescription drugs that you are currently taking even if they are not on the list.

Important information for the patient: Accutane is supplied for individual use. Do not use it to treat other conditions not listed in the leaflet. Keep the product out of children reach. Do not reuse any disposable materials if supplied with the preparation.