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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 29 May 2017 by • 0 answers
... completed around 27
Rifampin - I was diagnosed with latent TB and put on two 300 mg of Refampin a day. I am on my third?
Posted 3 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
... week of treatment and I feeling miserable. I have a constant headache and nausea. Do those symptoms get any better at some point? I made and appointment to see my doctor just to make sure I'm ok. How long is the treatment? I read everywhere that it is four month, but my doctor said 6. As ...
Posted 3 Aug 2016 by • 0 answers
I have been on 5 months isoniazid without drinking but consumed about 10 alcoholic beverages in a 8 hour time frame this past weekend... Will I be okay?
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
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 ...
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 25 Apr 2014 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 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 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 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 ...
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?