(Rifampicin, Isoniazid, Pyrazinamide & Ethambutol-HCl)
Rifin Forte® is a WHO-recommended treatment for tuberculosis. It based on the tetra-antibiotic formulation that provides reliable results and patient compliance.
How Rifin Forte Works in Your Body
Mechanism: It kills bacteria by arresting protein synthesis and hence, its growth.
Mechanism: It stops cell wall synthesis in mycobacteria thereby preventing the bacterial growth.
Mechanism: It disrupts mycobacterial bacilli cell membrane making it more acidic and prone to disruption.
· Ethambutol Hydrochloride
Mechanism: It disrupts cell wall synthesis and stops bacterial growth.
- Spinal cord bacterial infection
- Severe diseases of skin, nerves and mucous membranes
Dosage & Instructions
Consult your doctor for dosage. Usually, it is:
- New Tb cases Initial phase 3 months treatment:
- 30-39kg 2 tablets daily
- 40-54kg 3 tablets daily
- 55-79kg 4 tablets daily
- Recurrent Tb Cases Initial phase treatment for Recurrent TB cases is:
Take Rifin® Forte with Streptomycin for 2 months then for the next 1 month take Rifin® Forte alone.