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Effect of TB drugs and male semen production?

Posted 28 Sep 2011 by Ehiome 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 by kazoooo8 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 by allsmiles123 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 bluelizard77 2 answers

... results to stop taking this medicine right now?

Does Isoniazid cause gum swelling and tooth pain?

Posted 3 Mar 2012 by teacherstuff 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 by kronk 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?

What side effects are there with isoniazid when taken with tramadol?

Posted 18 Dec 2014 by EVELYNWRIGHT926 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.

Isoniazid - Need advice for latent TB meds and concerns?

Posted 29 Aug 2017 by Momotwo 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 ...

Has anyone had inconclusive tb blood tests while taking Plaquenil? I have been taking this drug 200?

Posted 14 Dec 2013 by RA patient 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.

Tuberculosis treatment dosage?

Posted 10 Feb 2014 by reddy626 1 answer

I missed 8 days of rifampicin and isoniazid dose!!! What should i do now?

Tuberculosis - Latent - I was just diagnosed with latent TB but am thinking of refusing the?

Posted 18 Nov 2015 by AIVA19 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 nicenana 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, ...

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