Dizone - 250mg (Antabuse)

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Disulfiram

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Dizone - 250mg $4.2800New
US Brand Name Antabuse
Strength 250mg
Generic Name Disulfiram
Manufacturer No
Pharmaceutical Form Tablet/s

Description

Dizone-250 Mg

It has a generic name Disulfiram, which is used to treat chronic and deep rooted alcoholism problem. Disulfiram starts its functioning by interfering with alcohol metabolism in the body which leads to undesirable and unpleasant effects when addicted person is consumed alcohol. It is sold under various trade names including Antabuse and Dizone worldwide. This medicine may also be given for other treatments which are not listed here.


Important information about Disulfiram

Notify your doctor, if you have following conditions before taking Disulfiram: liver or kidney disease, thyroid problems, diabetes, brain or mental disorders, epilepsy or other seizure problems. You may not be able to intake Disulfiram altogether perhaps you may need dose adjustments and close monitoring in case of above mentioned conditions. 

It belongs to the class of FDA pregnancy category C drug. It may be harmful to your unborn baby while taking during the pregnancy stage. This medication can pass into the breast milk and can cause harmful effects. You must consult your doctor before using the tablets in case of pregnancy and breast feeding.


Before taking Disulfiram

Before taking Disulfiram, take care of all the above mentioned precautions. Discuss all the conditions with your doctor and clear all the benefits and side effects pertaining to this drug.


Dosage information

You should take the dosage of Disulfiram medication (Antabuse, Dizone), exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Follow all the direction listed on the leaflet of your medicine. Take the medicine with the full glass of water. Store all the medicine in a cool and dry place, far away from the reach of children. 


Note: Disulfiram dosage may depend on certain factors including age, sex, drug allergies, or seriousness of the condition among several other factors. Your dosage may determined by your physician after examining you properly.  


What if I miss a dose?

For effective results, you should take all medicines on the same time as prescribed. Missing even a single dose of Disulfiram can be harmful to your health. However, if you miss a dose of Disulfiram, then take it instantly, but avoid the use when next scheduled dose is near.          


What if I overdose?

In case of an overdose of Disulfiram, seek emergency medication because it can cause severe side effects. Overdose may results into nausea, vomiting, dizziness, loss of co-ordination, numbness, tingling, or seizures.


Things and activities to avoid

Avoid drinking alcoholic beverages while taking Disulfiram, because it can results in nausea, fast heartbeats, flushing, thirst, chest pain, vertigo, or low blood pressure. You should not take this medicine for at least 12 hours after consuming alcohol. Even after you have stopped the use of Disulfiram for several weeks, you may still see its impact if you drink alcohol. While being treated with this medicine, you should be very careful and aware of some common medications and products that contain alcohol in small amounts like cough syrups, mouth wash, tonics, sauces, vinegars, and several other food products. Go through the product labels carefully, as alcohol contents in these products may interact with Disulfiram and yields harmful effects. Some alcoholic fumes from the products like paints, thinner, solvents may also cause reactions. Be aware of all these products.


Side Effects

Sometimes, severe liver problems have been encountered which may convert into death in people taking Disulfiram even without a prior problem of liver in them. You should consult a doctor as quickly as possible if you experience some allergic reactions to Disulfiram (Antabuse, Dizone) such as skin hives, breathing difficulty, swelling in face, lips, tongue, or throat. Some serious side effects of Disulfiram are severe lethargy, dark urine, seizures, yellowing of the skin or eyes, drastic changes in appetite, severe diarrhea or vomiting. While, some common or less serious side effects are skin rash, acne, mild headache, mild drowsiness or tiredness, impotence, unpleasant metallic taste, swollen or sore tongue. These are not all the side effects mentioned above. There may be others as well.


Interaction with other drugs

Inform your doctor well in advance, if you are taking any kind of medications (prescription, OTC, herbal), before he/she prescribes you Disulfiram medicine. Tell your doctor about any of these medicines to avoid harmful effects as these drug may interact with Disulfiram- a monoamine oxidase inhibitor like isocarboxazid, phenelzine, or others; isoniazid; a benzodiazepine such as diazepam, chlordiazepoxide, clorazepate, or others; a tricyclic antidepressant such as amitriptyline, imipramine, doxepin, or others; warfarin; metronidazole; lithium; phenytoin; or theophylline.  Always consult your doctor about starting a new medication.

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