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Myambutol (ethambutol)

Classification: Used to treat TB and to decrease risk of acquiring TB infection.

Form: 100mg and 400mg tablets

Usual Dosage: 400mg once per day

Instructions: Can be taken with or without food. Notify your doctor of all medications being taken prior to starting Myambutol. 

Side effects to report to your doctor

  • Fever
  • Decreased vision
  • Nausea / vomiting
  • Joint pain
  • Headache, dizziness
  • Skin changes
  • Numbness in extremities 

For more information on Myambutol click here.


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