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Generic medications are significantly discounted copies of brand name medication that have the same active ingredients, intended use, dosage, side effects, effects, and route of administration as the original brand name medication. In other words, generic medications have the same pharmacological effects as their brand-name counterparts. Over half of all prescribed medications are for generic medications.
Antabuse Drug Information
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Antabuse is used along with counseling and support to treat alcoholism. Disulfiram works by blocking the processing of alcohol in the body. This causes you to have a bad reaction when you drink alcohol.
Antabuse should not be given to a patient without their knowledge. Do not take Antabuse if you are under the influence of alcohol or have drunk alcohol in the last 12 hours.
How to Use Antabuse
See also Precautions section. Take Antabuse by mouth with or without food, usually once daily in the morning or as directed by your doctor. If Antabuse causes drowsiness, take it at bedtime. Dosage of Antabuse is based on your medical condition and response to therapy. The maximum recommended daily dose is 500 milligrams. Use Antabuse regularly to get the most benefit from it. To help you remember, take it at the same time each day.
Before taking disulfiram, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to thiuram or thiuram-related chemicals (found in pesticides and rubber); or if you have any other allergies. Antabuse may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details. Antabuse should not be used if you have certain medical conditions. Before using this medicine,severe heart/blood vessel disease (e.g., coronary artery disease), certain mental/mood condition (psychosis). Before using Antabuse, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history,diabetes, underactive thyroid (hypothyroidism), brain disorders (e.g., seizures, brain damage), kidney disease, liver disease, personal or family history of regular use/abuse of drugs. Avoid all alcoholic beverages or alcohol-containing products/foods (e.g., cough and cold syrups, mouthwash, aftershave, sauces, vinegars) while taking Antabuse and for 2 weeks after stopping the medication. Check all product labels carefully to make sure that there is no alcohol in the product. Using alcohol, even a small amount, while taking Antabuse can lead to a reaction that may include flushing, throbbing headache, breathing problems (e.g., shortness of breath, fast breathing), nausea, vomiting, dizziness, extreme tiredness, fainting, fast/irregular heartbeat, or blurred vision. These symptoms can last from 30 minutes to several hours. Tell your doctor right away if these symptoms occur, especially if they persist or worsen. A more serious reaction with Antabuse and alcohol may include trouble breathing, seizures, loss of consciousness, chest/jaw/left arm pain. Seek immediate medical attention if you have these symptoms. During pregnancy, Antabuse should be used only when clearly needed. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor. It is unknown if Antabuse passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.
If you miss a dose of Antabuse, take it as soon as you remember. If it is near the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose. Take your next dose at the regular time. Do not double the dose to catch up.
Drug interactions may change how your medications work or increase your risk for serious side effects. This document does not contain all possible drug interactions. Keep a list of all the products you use (including prescription/nonprescription drugs and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. Do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any medicines without your doctor's approval.alcohol-containing products (such as cough and cold syrups, aftershave), amitriptyline, benznidazole, "blood thinners" (such as warfarin), certain medications for seizures (including hydantoins such as phenytoin/fosphenytoin), isoniazid, metronidazole, theophylline, tinidazole. Antabuse can increase the side effects of caffeine. Avoid drinking large amounts of beverages containing caffeine (coffee, tea, colas) or eating large amounts of chocolate. Antabuse may interfere with certain laboratory tests (including urine VMA/HVA tests), possibly causing false test results. Make sure laboratory personnel and all your doctors know you use Antabuse.
Antabuse Side Effects
What are Antabuse side effects?
Side effects are physical, mental or emotional symptoms which occur in addition to or outside of the desired effect of a therapeutic treatment such as an over-the-counter or prescribed drug or medication. Side effects from Antabuse may occur at the beginning or at the end of treatment and may also depend on the length of time an individual remains on the treatment. Side effects, also known as adverse effects, are generally more likely to occur when starting treatment. Individuals may also experience side effects from Antabuse as a result of an interaction with other medications.
Side Effects of Antabuse
The side effects of Antabuse may vary in number and intensity for many different reasons. Factors such as age, weight, gender and ethnicity may influence the side effects of Antabuse. Also, an individual’s state of general physical health and seriousness of the disease or illness as well as an increase or decrease in dosage may lead to side effects. Further, side effects from Antabuse may also occur as a result of an interaction with certain herbal supplements, foods or drinks.
Prescription drug side effects can be serious and may cause patients to stop the treatment. However, when side effects from the use of a prescription drug, such as Antabuse, do occur a patient should consult their physician. A physician may prescribe an additional treatment in order to control the symptoms or an adjustment in the dosage may be made. In addition, changes to diet, exercise or other lifestyle activities may help to lessen the side effects of Antabuse.
By understanding side effects and the factors which may influence the occurrence of side effects patients are empowered to take an active role in their care. Patients who have specific questions about the side effects of Antabuse, or any other medication, should contact their physician. General information about Antabuse and the side effects associated with Antabuse are described in the following:
Common Antabuse Side Effects
- alcohol intolerance
Less Frequent Antabuse Side Effects
- mood changes
- drug-induced psychosis
- CNS toxicity
- peripheral neuropathy
- optic neuritis
- erectile dysfunction
- headache disorder
Rare or Very Rare Antabuse Side Effects
- hepatic necrosis
- skin rash
Store at room temperature between 68-77 degrees F (20-25 degrees C) away from light and moisture. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep all medicines away from children and pets. Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. Properly discard Antabuse when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist or local waste disposal company for more details about how to safely discard your product.
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