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  1. Rifadin IVRifadin IV
    Rifadin IVGeneric Name: rifampin (Oral route, Intravenous route)rif-AM-pinCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.RifadinRifadin IVRimactaneAvailable Dosage Forms:CapsuleTabletPowder for SolutionSyrupTherapeutic Class: AntitubercularChemical Class: RifamycinUses For Rifadin IVRifampin is used to treat certain bacterial infections.Rifampin is used with oth...
  2. Rifadin IVRifadin IV
    Rifadin IV Generic Name: Rifampin (rif-am-pin)Brand Name: Rifadin IVRifadin IV is used for:The treatment of all forms of tuberculosis and the treatment of some people who have meningitis without symptoms. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Rifadin IV is an antituberculosis agent. It works by killing or stopping the growth of tuberculosis bacte...
  3. RifamateRifamate
    RifamateGeneric Name: isoniazid and rifampin (eye so NYE a zid and RIF am pin)Brand Names: RifamateWhat is Rifamate (isoniazid and rifampin)?Isoniazid and rifampin are antibiotics. They prevent tuberculous bacteria from multiplying in your body.Isoniazid and rifampin are used together to treat tuberculosis (TB).Isoniazid and rifampin may also be used for purposes other than those ...
  4. RifamateRifamate
    RifamateGeneric Name: rifampin and isoniazid (Oral route)rif-AM-pin, eye-soe-NYE-a-zidOral routeCapsuleSevere and sometimes fatal hepatitis associated with isoniazid therapy may occur and may develop even after many months of treatment. The risk of developing hepatitis is age related. Approximate case rates by age are: 0 per 1,000 for persons under 20 years of age, 3 per 1,000 for persons ...
  5. RifamateRifamate
    Rifamate Generic Name: Isoniazid/Rifampin (EYE-soe-NYE-a-zid/rif-AM-pin)Brand Name: RifamateRifamate may cause severe and sometimes fatal liver problems (eg, hepatitis). The risk of liver problems is greater in patients older than 35 years old. It may also be increased by daily use of alcohol, long-term liver problems, or unsanitary injectable drug use. Women, especially those who are bla...
  6. rifampinrifampin
    rifampinGeneric Name: rifampin (rif AM pin)Brand names: Rifadin, Rimactane, Rifadin IVWhat is rifampin?Rifampin is an antibiotic. Rifampin prevents bacteria from spreading in your body.Rifampin is used to treat or prevent tuberculosis (TB).Rifampin may also be used to eliminate a bacteria from your nose and throat that may cause meningitis or other infections, even if you do not ha...
  7. rifampin Oral, Intravenousrifampin Oral, Intravenous
    rifampin (Oral route, Intravenous route)rif-AM-pinCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.RifadinRifadin IVRimactaneAvailable Dosage Forms:CapsuleTabletPowder for SolutionSyrupTherapeutic Class: AntitubercularChemical Class: RifamycinUses For rifampinRifampin is used to treat certain bacterial infections.Rifampin is used with other medicines to treat tubercul...
  8. Rifampin CapsulesRifampin Capsules
    Rifampin CapsulesGeneric Name: Rifampin (rif-am-pin)Brand Name: RifadinRifampin Capsules are used for:The treatment of all forms of tuberculosis and the treatment of some people who have meningitis. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Rifampin Capsules are an antituberculosis agent. It works by killing or stopping the growth of tuberculosis bacte...
  9. RifampinRifampin
    Rifampin Generic Name: Rifampin (rif-am-pin)Brand Name: Rifadin IVRifampin is used for:The treatment of all forms of tuberculosis and the treatment of some people who have meningitis without symptoms. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Rifampin is an antituberculosis agent. It works by killing or stopping the growth of tuberculosis bacteria....
  10. RifampinRifampin
    RifampinPronunciation: (RIFF-am-pin)Class: Antituberculosis agentTrade Names:Rifadin- Capsules 150 mg- Capsules 300 mg- Powder for injection 600 mgTrade Names:Rimactane- Capsules 300 mgRofact (Canada)PharmacologyInhibits DNA-dependent RNA polymerase in susceptible strains of bacteria.PharmacokineticsAbsorptionAlmost completely absorbed (oral). T max is 1 to 4 h ...
  11. rifampin and isoniazidrifampin and isoniazid
    rifampin and isoniazid (Oral route)rif-AM-pin, eye-soe-NYE-a-zidOral routeCapsuleSevere and sometimes fatal hepatitis associated with isoniazid therapy may occur and may develop even after many months of treatment. The risk of developing hepatitis is age related. Approximate case rates by age are: 0 per 1,000 for persons under 20 years of age, 3 per 1,000 for persons in the 20-34 year age gr...
  12. rifampin, isoniazid, and pyrazinamiderifampin, isoniazid, and pyrazinamide
    rifampin, isoniazid, and pyrazinamide (Oral route)rif-AM-pin, eye-soe-NYE-a-zid, pir-a-ZIN-a-mideOral routeTabletSevere and sometimes fatal hepatitis associated with isoniazid therapy may occur and may develop even after many months of treatment. The risk of developing hepatitis is age related. Approximate case rates by age are: 0 per 1,000 for persons under 20 years of age, 3 per 1,000 for ...
  13. Rifampin, Isoniazid, PyrazinamideRifampin, Isoniazid, Pyrazinamide
    Rifampin, Isoniazid, PyrazinamideBrand names: RifaterWhy is Rifampin, Isoniazid, Pyrazinamide prescribed?Rifater is a combination antibiotic used to treat the initial phase of tuberculosis. After a 2-month period, your doctor may prescribe another combination of antituberculosis drugs that can be continued for longer periods.Most important fact about Rifampin, Isoniazid, ...
  14. rifapentinerifapentine
    rifapentineGeneric Name: rifapentine (RIF a PEN teen)Brand Names: PriftinWhat is rifapentine?Rifapentine is an antibiotic. It prevents bacteria from multiplying in your body.Rifapentine is used together with other antibiotics to treat tuberculosis.Rifapentine must always be used in combination with other antibiotics.Rifapentine may also be used for other purposes not listed in th...
  15. rifapentinerifapentine
    rifapentine (Oral route)rif-a-PEN-teenCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.PriftinAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTherapeutic Class: AntitubercularChemical Class: RifamycinUses For rifapentineRifapentine is used with other medicines to treat tuberculosis.To help clear up your tuberculosis completely, you must keep taking rifapentine for the full time of treatment, even...