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Dapsone dosage for pcp prophylaxis

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Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney MD

Hi, I take Dapsone 100mg daily for skin lesions. Can I take 200mg for a day? Is Dapsone 200mg fine for a day? I am 76kgs in weight. My CBC is fine with 100mg daily dose. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney ( Dermatologist)
Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

been taking a medicine called Dapsone (had to go find correct name) for probably 8 to 10 years ... gradually been able to reduce the dosage to 25 mg daily. (I also use the prescribed Triamcinolone Acetonide ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mohammed Taher Ali ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Rahul Kumar MD

Hi dr.. My wife aged 33 has recently had an episode of Dapsone reaction. She has a history ... allergy for which Dapsone was suggested. Kindly suggest.she is recovering from dapsone episode ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Chobufo Ditah MD

what is your thoughts on dapsone for rosacea ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kakkar S. MD

of Prednisone . She also taking Dapsone . She had no new flare up of blisters. I would really like to see her off these medications. She says predinisone and dapsone is making her real tired, aches mainly in... View answer

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Dr. Aseem MD

Hi doctor whats the antidote to dapsone poisoning ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aseem ( Pediatrician)
Dr.  Nikul Patel MD

i am suffering from lichen planus pigmentosus since last 8 months. I have been prescibed tab. dapsone for the same by my dematologist.However, i have come across severe drug raction for dapsone ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nikul Patel ( Ayurveda Specialist)
Dr.  Dhanwant Rai Sood MD

not have insurance. Is Dapsone the same as Dapsoderm a mexican drug, ? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dhanwant Rai Sood ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ornela Ademovi MD

I have been taking dapsone for 3 days...50 mg per day. Am experiencing muscular type pain on right side, under armpit along side of breast. Goes through from front to back. Also my teeth have become ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ornela Ademovi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Dipti Singh MD

Dapsone Tablets for a couple of years. He stopped taking them around a year ago, but now the problem has started to emerge. The Dapsone Tablets kept the problem at bay a little but it never really cleared up ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dipti Singh ( Dentist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Hi Tom Clofazimine is a good alternative. Reply with thanks.

Dr.  Shahid Hassan MD

hi, G6PD deficient people suffer from haemolytic anemia ehile on dapsone. thanks

Dr. Kathy Robinson MD

Hello, the joint pains are not likely related to the dapsone. Joint pain is not listed in the adverse effects of this medication. Regards