What is Disulfiram?
Disulfiram Tablet is a medicine that is used for the treatment of De-Addiction Of Alcoholism and other conditions.
Disulfiram Tablet contains Disulfiram as an active ingredient.
Disulfiram Tablet works by inhibiting the enzyme aldehyde dehydrogenase that increases the blood levels of aldehydes.
Detailed information related to Disulfiram Tablet's uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Disulfiram Tablet Uses
Disulfiram Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
· De-Addiction Of Alcoholism
Disulfiram Tablet Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Disulfiram Tablet improves the patient's condition by performing the following functions:
· Inhibiting the enzyme aldehyde dehydrogenase that increases the blood levels of aldehydes.
Disulfiram Tablet - Composition and Active Ingredients
Disulfiram Tablet is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
· Disulfiram (250 MG)
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Disulfiram Tablet - Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Disulfiram Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side effects, especially if they do not go away.
· Respiratory Depression
· Itching Of Skin
· Psychotic Disorders
· Bad Breath
Disulfiram Tablet - Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
· Alcohol-containing preparations
· Cough syrups
· Diabetes mellitus
· Do not consume alcohol during the treatment and for up to 14 days after discontinuation
· Do not drive or operate machinery