Why use Mycobutol?
Mycobutol is used to fight tuberculosis. Tuberculosis is a disease of the lungs caused by bacteria. It is an infectious disease that can spread. The viruses are released through the tiny drop in the air. TB is spread through sneezes and coughs. Tuberculosis may also affect in other parts of the body. Mycobutol is responsible for stopping the virus. Mycobutol is available for $8.82.
How does Mycobutol work?
Ethambutol is the main ingredient of Mycobutol 1000mg. It stops the growth of the bacteria. Thus, works by blocking the cell wall and preventing the growth. It fights against bacteria that cause tuberculosis. Mycobutol weakens the bacteria. It does not allow the bacteria to grow. The working of Mycobutol starts after 2 to 4 hours of taking. The medicine will stay live in the body for 9 to 12 hours.
How to use Mycobutol?
Take Mycobutol by mouth. Take it every day or as set by the doctor. Mycobutol does not depend on food timings. Take the tablet 4 hours before taking an antacid. Do not take two tablets at one time, it may cause another problem. Avoid crushing or chewing the tablet. Mycobutol is to be taken as a whole with a glass of water. Finish the treatment to ensure best results. Skipping of dose may lead the bacteria to grow.
What are the side effects of Mycobutol?
The side effects of this medicine do not come very often. The common side effects of Mycobutol tablet are:
- Weight loss, impaired vision
- Nausea, fever, dizziness, loss of appetite
- Skin reactions, abdominal pain
- Tiredness, numbness, blindness in color
These side effects are for information purposes only. This is not the complete detail of the side effects. In severe and persistent side effects, call your doctor right away. You can also seek medical help in your nearest health center.
Warnings and Precautions
Tell your doctor if you have a history of liver, stroke and heart problems. Mycobutol is not given to children 3 years old and below.
- Dispose of the product if no longer needed
- Store this in a room away from the reach of children
- Use it as per prescription do not share the medication to anyone
- Tell your doctor if you have diabetes.
- Inform the doctor if you have a history of depression