The drugs in AKT4 kit( Rifampicin
, Isonoazide , pyrazinamide
) can slightly upset stomach. Patients may feel nausea ( urge to vomit ) fatigue
and weakness after taking these tablet.
If your mothers TB is confirmed continue medication by easing these difficulties by drugs for acidity.
Ensure that your mother is getting dosage as per her body weight . AKT 4 will be overdose if she is below45 Kg weight.
Also AKT4 is designed for daily administarion. If you mother requires intermittent ( pulse therapy) treatment the dosage for 45kg to 60 Kg is Isonazid 600mg Rifampicin 450mg Pyrazinamide 1500mg Ethambutol 1200mg.
Discuss with your doctor about giving these drugs as separate tablets at different times so that she can tolerate it.
Sometimes these drugs can affect your liver. Measure the SGPT,ALP and Bilirubin
to ensure there is no liver damage