Clofozine 50mg Capsule

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 3:24 am

Clofozine 50mg Capsule

Uses of Clofozine 50mg Capsule

Clofozine 50mg Capsule is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Leprosy

Side effects of Clofozine 50mg Capsule

The most common side effects of Clofozine 50mg Capsule are – Depression, Fever, Headache, Insomnia, Pain, Abdominal Pain, Anorexia, Constipation, Diarrhea, Dry and scaly skin, Rash

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Clofozine 50mg Capsule

Do not use Clofozine 50mg Capsule if you are allergic to – Clofazimine

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Clofozine 50mg Capsule.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Clofozine 50mg Capsule works

Clofozine 50mg Capsule contains – Clofazimine

Clofazimine works by binding to the guanine bases of bacterial DNA, thereby blocking the template function of the DNA and inhibiting bacterial proliferation.

Dosage of Clofozine 50mg Capsule

The dosage of Clofozine 50mg Capsule depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Clofozine 50mg Capsule

If you forget to take a dose of Clofozine 50mg Capsule, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

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Pregnancy

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Breastfeeding

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Driving

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Kidney

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Liver

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Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Hansepran 50mg Capsule  ( Abbott India Ltd. )

14.38  10 Capsules Strip Tablets Strip

Interaction

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About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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