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Posted 28 Sep 2011 by • 1 answer
Isoniazid (INH) and Rifampin TB drugs on Male fertility
Posted 7 Oct 2011 by • 2 answers
20 years ago, after my first year working in a hospital (medical records) my TB skin test turned positive. After waiting 2 weeks, they did another skin test which was also positive. I was put on INH therapy for 6 months. After 3 months, I started having nerve problems in my hands and feet. Stabbing ...
Posted 1 Jul 2014 by • 1 answer
... Jobs require a TB test and when I present them with my doctors letter saying I'm ok to work around others, they seem to not call me back and or say they don't have any current clients for me to work with. What is so ironic is that I think I got the Latent TB from a former client with ...
Tuberculosis -- Latent - I have been taking isoniazid for about 2 weeks for latent TB. What are the?
Posted 19 Jan 2011 by • 2 answers
... results to stop taking this medicine right now?
Posted 3 Mar 2012 by • 2 answers
I began Isoniazid 10 days ago for LTBI. Have been on Cimzia for Crohns for 3 years with no problems until 3 positive tb tests, both types, skin and blood. Have had some pretty severe low back pains (level 8) off and on as well as very spacey/light headed. Now gums and roof of mouth are inflamed and ...
Posted 28 Feb 2013 by • 1 answer
... If you drink it several hours before you take your daily dose? How long does the drug take to metabolize in the liver after the dose is taken?
Posted 18 Dec 2014 by • 2 answers
I take Tra madol for pain and isoniazid for having been around a person with tb I have the germ,but not active tb.
Posted 29 Aug 2017 by • 1 answer
I am a 27 yr old female. Single mom of two (5 yrs and a 6mo old) I have been told that I have latent tb. And that I should take either isoniazid or rifampin. My concern is my liver and risk of irreversible damage. I'm also concerned if I would be able to still work (I work with food in a ...
Posted 20 Apr 2011 by • 1 answer
Has anyone had inconclusive tb blood tests while taking Plaquenil? I have been taking this drug 200?
Posted 14 Dec 2013 by • 1 answer
... mg/2 x a day for the last two years for my rheumatoid arthritis. I started experiencing extreme night sweats and running a low grade fever and was referred to an infectious disease doctor. He ran two gold TB tests both of which came back as inconclusive and was told I have latent tb.
Posted 10 Feb 2014 by • 1 answer
I missed 8 days of rifampicin and isoniazid dose!!! What should i do now?
Posted 18 Nov 2015 by • 1 answer
... treatment because I've heard terrible things about the treatment. I'd like to hear your experiences with the meds for latent tb
Dr started me on rifampin because my skin test is positive and she won't start RA meds until I take?
Posted 13 May 2011 by • 1 answer
... rifampin for 4 months... RA meds increase the likelihood of latent TB becoming active. I took one capsule Tues night, to make sure I wasn't allergic, then took the prescribed 2 capsules last night--I woke up around 6 or 7 times during the night, woke up feeling confused in the morning, ...
Posted 25 Apr 2014 by • 1 answer