Manufacturer: Merind Ltd (Wockhardt Ltd)
Trade name: Cavibutol
Strength: 800 mg
Active ingredient: Ethambutol
Category: Antibacterial agent
Pregnancy category: Ethambutol belongs to FDA pregnancy category B.
Uses: Cavibutol 800 mg tablet is used with other medications for treatming tuberculosis (TB)
How to use: Cavibutol 800 mg tablet is taken orally with or with out food. It should be taken same time every day preferably in the morning. Along with this medication do not take antacids contain aluminium hydroxide as it intefere with Ethambutol, makes it less effective.
Side Effects: Headache, dizziness, loss of appetite, upset stomach, nausea, stomach pain, vomiting may occur.
Dosage: 15 mg/kg orally once a day
Written by: : healthplus24.com team
Date last updated: December 11th, 2015
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