Combunex 800 Tablet is used for Tuberculosis and other conditions. Combunex 800 Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Combunex 800 Tablet contains Ethambutol and Isoniazid as active ingredients.
Combunex 800 Tablet works by suppressing the growth of tuberculosis causing bacteria; inhibiting the growth of bacterial cell wall;
Detailed information related to Combunex 800 Tablet’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Combunex 800 Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Combunex 800 Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
High blood sugar levels
Deficiency of niacin
Discomfort in the upper part of abdomen
Abnormal brain function due to drug toxicity
Abnormal blood counts
Breast enlargement in men
Nerve problems in eyes
Pain in hands or feet
Severe skin reactions
Swelling of joints
Inflammation of pancreas
Combunex 800 Tablet may also cause side-effects not listed here.
If you notice other side-effects not listed above, contact your doctor for medical advice. You may also report side-effects to your local food and drug administration authority.
Before using Combunex 800 Tablet, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
Avoid interaction with other medications
Consult a doctor if you have cataracts, recurrent eye inflammation, inflammation of nerve fibers of eye or diabetic retinopathy
Do not double the dose
Do not double the dose to make up for the missed dose
Do not give to a child younger than 13 years old
Do not use this medicaiton for longer than told
Have age above 35 years
Impaired pre-treatment visual acuity
Interactions with Combunex 800 Tablet
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Combunex 800 Tablet may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Combunex 800 Tablet may interact with the following drugs and products:
When not to use Combunex 800 Tablet
Hypersensitivity to Combunex 800 Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Combunex 800 Tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
Children aged below 3 years
Severe liver problems