Active Ingredient(s): Rifabutin
FDA Approved: * December 23, 1992
Category: Antibiotics

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Mycobutin Overview

Rifabutin (Rfb) is an antibiotic used to treat tuberculosis and prevent and treat Mycobacterium avium complex.[1] It is typically only used in those who cannot tolerate rifampin such as people with HIV/AIDS on antiretrovirals.[1] For active tuberculosis it is used with other antimycobacterial medications.[1] For latent tuberculosis it may be used by itself when the exposure was with drug-resistant TB.[1] Common side effects inclu...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Capsule: 150mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Mycobutin: (3 results)

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  • 0013-5301 Mycobutin 150 mg Oral Capsule by Pharmacia and Upjohn Company
  • 54868-2841 Mycobutin 150 mg Oral Capsule by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 55695-010 Mycobutin 150 mg Oral Capsule by Department of State Health Services, Pharmacy Branch

Other drugs which contain Rifabutin or a similar ingredient: (3 results)