Priftin

Active Ingredient(s): Rifapentine
FDA Approved: * June 22, 1998
Pharm Company: * SANOFI AVENTIS US
Category: Tuberculosis

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



Priftin Overview

Rifapentine (RPT), sold under the brand name Priftin, is an antibiotic used in the treatment of tuberculosis.[1] In active tuberculosis it is used together with other antituberculosis medications.[1] In latent tuberculosis it is typically used with isoniazid.[2] It is taken by mouth.[1] Common side effects include low neutrophil counts in the blood, elevated liver enzymes, and white blood cells in the urine.[1] Se...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

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

NDC Database Records for Priftin: (2 results)

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  • 0088-2100 Priftin 150 mg Oral Tablet by Sanofi-aventis U.S. LLC
  • 0088-2102 Priftin 150 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Sanofi-aventis U.S. LLC

Other drugs which contain Rifapentine or a similar ingredient: (1 result)






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