Review: Dilantin and Isoniazid drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Dilantin and Isoniazid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Dilantin (latest outcomes from 937 users) has active ingredients of phenytoin sodium. It is often used in epilepsy.
Isoniazid (latest outcomes from 7,166 users) has active ingredients of isoniazid. It is often used in tuberculosis.
On Feb, 8, 2014: 1 people who reported to have interactions when taking Dilantin, Isoniazid is studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Dilantin (phenytoin sodium)
- Isoniazid (isoniazid)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Dilantin, Isoniazid:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Stevens-johnson Syndrome (an immune-complex-mediated hypersensitivity disorder. it ranges from mild skin and mucous membrane lesions to a severe)||1|
|Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)||1|
|Septic Shock (shock due to blood infection)||1|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Dilantin, Isoniazid:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
How effective are the drugs:
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Septic shock
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Clindamycin hydrochloride
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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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:
- Dilantin is used in:
- Isoniazid is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Dilantin alternatives:
- Isoniazid alternatives:
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By Lee: 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 .
- By Badbelly: How to cure isoniazid c dif colitis
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?
- By isoniad epilepsy: Could isoniazid cause a normal people epilepsy?
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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