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dad has end stage pancreatic cancer..urine now turned orange. he is on rifampin fro itching (bilirubin), but has been on it for weeks. Is the urine...

doctor1 MD

Hi, dear
I have gone through your question. I can understand your concern.
Orange colour of urine is due to chronic use of rifampicin. Bile duct...

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Dear XXXXXXX Romic,

This is XXXXXXX again following up regarding my MIL's visit to the leprosarium.

Is there any harm if my mom takes a...

doctor1 MD

O hi again XXXXXXX

Well, I ll try to explain. A single dose of rifampin is used for prophylaxis. It means that tourists which goes to suspect areas...

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i gave a gap of 1 month having r-cinex 600 wch is treating TB.again iam startd nw...it vl gv any side effects..how i vl cope up this situation

doctor1 MD

Rifampin should be taken on empty stomach.

This drug may cause upset stomach, heartburn, nausea, menstrual changes,...

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