Capreo 500 Mg Injection

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Capreo Information

Capreo is a prescription medicine that is available as a Injection. Primarily, it is used for the treatment of Tuberculosis.

Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of Capreo. The condition it has been prescribed for, and the route of administration also determine the right dosage. This information has been provided in detail in the dosage section.

Common side effects of Capreo include Rash. Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Capreo as well, which are listed below. Usually, these side effects of Capreo go away soon, and do not persist beyond the duration of the treatment. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

In addition, Capreo's effect is Moderate during pregnancy and Safe for lactating mothers. Warnings related to Capreo's effects on the liver, heart and kidney, if any, have been listed below.

Other conditions have been mentioned below in the Capreo contraindications section.

Drug interactions for Capreo have been reported in the medical literature. See below for a complete list.

In addition to the above precautions for Capreo, it is important to know that it is safe while driving, and is habit-forming.



Capreo Benefits & Uses

Capreo is used to treat the following -

Other Benefits

Capreo Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage
Adult
  • Disease: Tuberculosis
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 15 mg/kg
  • Dosage Route: Parenteral
  • Frequency: 5 Weekly
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
Geriatric
  • Disease: Tuberculosis
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 15 mg/kg
  • Dosage Route: Parenteral
  • Frequency: 5 Weekly
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
  • Disease: Tuberculosis
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 15 mg/kg
  • Dosage Route: Parenteral
  • Frequency: 5 Weekly
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
2 - 12 years (Child)
  • Disease: Tuberculosis
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 30 mg/kg
  • Dosage Route: Parenteral
  • Frequency: 5 Weekly
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor

Capreo Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Capreo safe for pregnant women?


    Capreo can cause unwanted side effects in pregnant women. If you experience any side effects, stop taking Capreo right away. Take your doctor's advice before taking it again.

    Moderate
  • Is the use of Capreo safe during breastfeeding?


    Capreo does not show any side effects in breastfeeding women.

    Safe
  • What is the effect of Capreo on the Kidneys?


    Capreo rarely affects the kidneys.

    Mild
  • What is the effect of Capreo on the Liver?


    Capreo may have mild side effects on the liver. Most people will never see any effect on the liver.

    Mild
  • What is the effect of Capreo on the Heart?


    Using Capreo does not have any harmful effects on the heart.

    Safe


Severe Interaction of Capreo with Other Drugs

Capreo should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Severe

Moderate



Capreo Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Capreo unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about Capreo

  • Is this Capreo habit forming or addictive?


    No, you will not get addicted to Capreo.

    No
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


    Yes, you can comfortably use machinery or drive after taking Capreo since it will not make you feel sleepy.

    Safe
  • Is it safe?


    Capreo should be used only after doctor's advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


    There is no benefit of taking Capreo for mental disorders.

    No

Capreo Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Capreo


    Taking Capreo with food does not harm your health.

    Safe
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Capreo


    Due to lack of research, nothing can be said about side effects of consuming alcohol while taking Capreo.

    Unknown


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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience


References

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 770



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