Forecox Tablet is a combination medicine used to treat and prevent tuberculosis. Tuberculosis is a severe infectious bacterial disease that mainly affects the lungs caused by Mycobacterium Tuberculosis. The Forecox Tablet belongs to a group of medicines called anti-tuberculosis medicine. Forecox Tablet is composed of Isoniazid, Rifampicin, Ethambutol and pyrazinamide.
Forecox Tablet is a prescription medicine, and it is to be taken as suggested by the physician. Do not take in more than prescribed amounts as it may cause harmful side effects. Consult your physician immediately if you experience any side effects or worsening of your condition. Also, if you find any allergic side effects, you should contact your doctor immediately. Do not stop taking the medicine even if you feel better....
Q: Is Forecox Tablet a habit-forming medicine?
A: No habit forming tendencies were reported with Forecox Tablets.
Q: Is Forecox Tablet safe for the paediatric and elderly population?
A: Safety and efficiency of Forecox Tablets are not established in children below 15 years of age.
Forecox Tablet should be used with caution in elderly patients. Since they are more prone to hepatic and renal impairment, dose adjustment and review is necessary.
Q: What are the special precautions to be taken during treatment?
A: Stay away from work, school or college until your doctor advises you it's safe to return. Always cover your mouth, preferably with a disposable tissue, whether sneezing, coughing, or laughing. Place any used tissues in a sealed plastic bag with care. When feasible, open windows to ensure that the locations are well-ventilated.