Rifabutin

Generic Alternative to Mycobutin
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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.

150mg Capsules

Mycobutin 150mg

Rifabutin 150mg

Rifabutin 150mg

Generic Alternative to Mycobutin 150mg

Mycobutin 150mg

Mycobutin 150mg

Rifabutin 150mg

  • Manufactured by Pfizer Ltd
  • Product of United Kingdom • Shipped from United Kingdom
  • Prescription Required
Rifabutin 150mg

Rifabutin 150mg

Generic Alternative to Mycobutin 150mg

  • Marketed as Ributin in India
  • Manufactured by Lupin Pharma
  • Product of India • Shipped from India
  • Prescription Required

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We offer free shipping for orders over $100 to any destination within the United States including Alaska and Hawaii, and charge $7 for orders under $100. For destinations outside of the United States, our standard shipping charge is $19.95 USD.

Rifabutin Drug Information

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Rifabutin Drug Information

  • Rifabutin Overview

    Rifabutin is used alone or with another medication to help prevent a certain serious infection (Mycobacterium avium complex-MAC). Rifabutin is known as a rifamycin antibiotic. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria. This antibiotic treats and prevents only bacterial infections. It will not work for viral infections (such as common cold, flu). Using any antibiotic when it is not needed can cause it to not work for future infections.

  • How to Use Rifabutin

    Take Rifabutin by mouth with or without food, usually once or twice daily or as directed by your doctor. Take Rifabutin with food if stomach upset occurs. For the treatment of tuberculosis, Rifabutin is sometimes taken twice weekly. Dosage of Rifabutin is based on your medical condition, weight, interacting drugs, and response to treatment. For the best effect, take this antibiotic at evenly spaced times. To help you remember, take Rifabutin at the same time(s) every day. Continue to take Rifabutin until the full prescribed amount is finished, even if symptoms disappear. Stopping the medication too early or skipping doses may allow the bacteria to continue to grow, which may result in a return of the infection and cause the infection to be more difficult to treat (resistant). Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens.

  • Rifabutin Precautions

    Before taking rifabutin, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to other rifamycins (such as rifampin); or if you have any other allergies. Rifabutin may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details. Before using Rifabutin, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history,kidney disease, liver disease, a certain blood disorder (porphyria). Before having surgery, tell your doctor or dentist about all the products you use (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products). Rifabutin may cause live bacterial vaccines (such as typhoid vaccine) to not work as well. Do not have any immunizations/vaccinations while using Rifabutin unless your doctor tells you to. During pregnancy, Rifabutin should be used only when clearly needed. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor. It is unknown if Rifabutin passes into breast milk. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor before breast-feeding. If you have HIV disease, do not breast-feed because breast milk can transmit HIV.

  • Rifabutin Misdose

    If you miss a dose of Rifabutin, 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.

  • Rifabutin Interactions

    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.azole antifungals (such as fluconazole, itraconazole, voriconazole), ciprofloxacin, delavirdine, macrolide antibiotics (such as clarithromycin). Rifabutin can speed up the removal of other medications from your body, which may affect how they work. Examples of affected drugs include aprepitant/fosaprepitant, lurasidone, phenytoin, ranolazine, suvorexant, tacrolimus, tasimelteon, "blood thinners" (such as warfarin), calcium channel blockers (such as diltiazem, verapamil), certain combination products used to treat chronic hepatitis C (ombitasvir/paritaprevir/ritonavir), among others. Rifabutin may decrease the effectiveness of hormonal birth control such as pills, patch, or ring. This could cause pregnancy. Discuss with your doctor or pharmacist if you should use additional reliable birth control methods while using Rifabutin. Also tell your doctor if you have any new spotting or breakthrough bleeding, because these may be signs that your birth control is not working well.

  • Rifabutin Side Effects

    What are Rifabutin 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 Rifabutin 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 Rifabutin as a result of an interaction with other medications.

    Side Effects of Rifabutin

    The side effects of Rifabutin may vary in number and intensity for many different reasons. Factors such as age, weight, gender and ethnicity may influence the side effects of Rifabutin. 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 Rifabutin 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 Rifabutin, 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 Rifabutin.

    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 Rifabutin, or any other medication, should contact their physician. General information about Rifabutin and the side effects associated with Rifabutin are described in the following:

    Common Rifabutin Side Effects

    Severe

    • skin rash

    Less Severe

    • tear discoloration
    • saliva discoloration
    • discoloration of sweat
    • dyschromia
    • sputum discoloration
    • nausea
    • vomiting
    • Discolored Feces
    • urine discoloration

    Less Frequent Rifabutin Side Effects

    Severe

    Less Severe

    Rare or Very Rare Rifabutin Side Effects

    Severe

    • Clostridium difficile infection
    • neutropenic disorder
    • uveitis
    • arthralgias
    • myalgias
    • dysgeusia
    • hypersensitivity drug reaction
    • hypotension
    • urticaria
    • angioedema
    • bronchospastic pulmonary disease
    • Anaphylaxis
    • conjunctivitis
    • thrombocytopenic disorder
    • leukopenia
    • hepatitis
    • hemolysis
    • myositis
    • pancytopenia
    • Jaundice
    • seizure disorder

    Less Severe

    • flu-like symptoms
    • diarrhea
    • Acute Abdominal Pain
    • fever
    • eructation
    • dyspepsia
    • chest pain
  • Rifabutin Storage

    Store at room temperature away from light and moisture. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep all medications 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 Rifabutin when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist or local waste disposal company.

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