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Buy Clofazimine

Buy Clofazimine

Clofazimine, is a medication used in combination with rifampicin and dapsone to treat Leprosy. This medication is indicated for treatment of lepromatous leprosy including dapsone-resistant leprosy complicated by erythema nodosum leprosum. A combination drug therapy is generally used to prevent the emergence of drug resistance.

Clofazimine, is a medication which is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to Clofazimine or any of the excipients of Clofazimine. You must tell your doctor about all medications that you may be taking so that the doctor could fix the dosage accordingly.

Clofazimine, is an oral medicine to be taken with meals. This medicine is given at a dosage of 100 mg daily in combination with one or more other anti-leprosy drugs for three years, followed by monotherapy. The medicine should not be stopped suddenly or else it would cause a relapse.

Clofazimine, is also not devoid of side effects. There may be skin pigmentation, ichthyosis, dryness, rash, and pruritus. There could be gastro intestinal issues like abdominal or epigastric pain, diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, elevated blood sugars, elevated ESR or discoloration of urine, faeces.

Clofazimine Side Effects

Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

Rare

  • Bloody or black, tarry stools
  • colicky or burning abdominal or stomach pain
  • mental depression
  • yellow eyes or skin—may be an orange color if already have a pink to brownish-black skin or eye discoloration

Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

More common

  • Diarrhea
  • dry, rough, or scaly skin
  • loss of appetite
  • nausea or vomiting
  • pink or red to brownish-black discoloration of skin and eyes
  • skin rash and itching

Less common or rare

  • Changes in taste
  • dryness, burning, itching, or irritation of the eyes
  • increased sensitivity of skin to sunlight

Clofazimine commonly causes discoloration of the feces, lining of the eyelids, sputum, sweat, tears, and urine. Usually this side effect does not require medical attention, but the discoloration may not go away. However, clofazimine may also cause bloody or black, tarry stools. This side effect may be a symptom of serious bleeding problems that do require medical attention.

Uses For clofazimine

Clofazimine is taken to treat leprosy (Hansen's disease). It is sometimes given with other medicines for leprosy. When clofazimine is used to treat ``flare-ups'' of leprosy, it may be given with a cortisone-like medicine. Clofazimine may also be used for other problems as determined by your doctor.

Clofazimine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

Storage

Store the medicine in a closed container at room temperature, away from heat, moisture, and direct light. Keep from freezing.

Keep out of the reach of children.

Do not keep outdated medicine or medicine no longer needed.

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