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Effect of TB drugs and male semen production?

Posted 28 Sep 2011 1 answer

Isoniazid (INH) and Rifampin TB drugs on Male fertility

Isoniazid - Please get the blood test if you skin test is positive!?

Posted 7 Oct 2011 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 ...

Tuberculosis - Latent - Has anyone w. Latent TB tried getting a job in healthcare post treatment?

Posted 1 Jul 2014 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 ...

Does Isoniazid cause gum swelling and tooth pain?

Posted 3 Mar 2012 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 ...

It is ok to have an occasional glass of wine while on Isoniazid?

Posted 28 Feb 2013 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?

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