Review: taking Dilantin and Isoniazid together
Summary: drug interactions are reported only by a few people who take Dilantin and Isoniazid together.
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Dilantin and Isoniazid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Dilantin has active ingredients of phenytoin sodium. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from 960 Dilantin users) Isoniazid has active ingredients of isoniazid. It is often used in tuberculosis. (latest outcomes from 7,571 Isoniazid users)
What are the drugs
Dilantin has active ingredients of phenytoin sodium. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from 960 Dilantin users)
Isoniazid has active ingredients of isoniazid. It is often used in tuberculosis. (latest outcomes from 7,571 Isoniazid users)
On Jan, 15, 2015: 1 people who takes Dilantin, Isoniazid is studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Dilantin (phenytoin sodium)
- Isoniazid (isoniazid)
Drug effectiveness over time :
Most common drug interactions over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
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|Septic Shock||Septic Shock|
Drug effectiveness by gender :
Most common drug interactions by gender * :
Drug effectiveness by age :
Most common drug interactions by age * :
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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- If a person runs out out of his seizure med dilantin & is unable to get it refilled today, can he take another seizure med, neurotin? (1 answer)
Can my boyfriend take my Neurotin, just for today to prevent seizures, until he gets his Dilantin refill tomorrow?? Or will it be better to just hold out til he gets his refill?
- Can aperson be treated for hep c when they have an avm
I just wanted to know if it was safe to receive treatment for hep c while still having a portion of my avm still existing
- Is it safe to take garcinia cambogia when taking dilantin?
I'm just concern with my Dilantin levels when taking garcinia haven't being able to find concrete info on this .
- How to cure isoniazid c dif colitis (1 answer)
Developed c dif colitis 4.5 mos into inh tx also have cvid as well as systemic lupus and ankylosing spondylitis... What can they give me?
- Could isoniazid cause a normal people epilepsy? (1 answer)
I got TB in 2011，I have took isoniazid and rifampin for 9 months. Last month, I found I became epilepsy.
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- Isoniazid: the downside continued
I also have extreme fatigue. I can sleep 8 hours and then take a 4 hour nap. I have dizziness which seems to be increasing in the last few weeks. I have nausea on and off. I have diarrhea in the morning 45 minutes after taking it. Then I am mostly constipated for the rest of the day. It seems like my hair is thinning. My skin is drying out or becoming considerably less elastic.
- Isoniazid--the downside
Started taking Isonizaid approximately June 10. I am having fairly severe memory loss. I am having mental confusion. I am having depression. I have weight gain. I have liver pain, but it has lessened in the last month though it was severe in the first 3 months. I have digestive issues such as heartburn and constipation since I started it. I have very slow healing taking me nearly twice as long to heal. There's something else, but I can't remember it right now.
- Dilantin and interactions
I've taken Dilantin for over 40 years..seizure free for over 30 years..became hypothyroid 10 years ago..B12 deficient approximately 3 years ago and have had a benign arrhythmia for over 30 years. I take magnesium because it seems to hep the arrhythmia and vitamin d because mine is low normal.
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Dilantin (phenytoin sodium) is often used to treat epilepsy. Isoniazid (isoniazid) is often used to treat tuberculosis. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
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- Isoniazid is used in:
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