Hansepran 50mg 100 Capsule

$92.80 $77.20

100 capsules (10 capsules in 1 strip, 10 strips)
Manufacturer: Abbott


CompositionClofazimine (50mg)
SubstitutesClofaz (50mg)-Genetic Pharma, lamprene 50mg-Novartis, discontinued
Primary UseLeprosy
Shipping classStore at room temperature (10-30°C)

Medicine Overview of Hansepran 50mg 100 Capsule


Uses of Hansepran 50mg 100 Capsule

In Leprosy
Hansepran 100 Capsule is an antibiotic medicine that is used in combination with few other medicines to treat leprosy, an infectious disease that mainly affects the skin, eyes, nose and peripheral nerves. It may take time to reach the effective dose as the medication is started at a low dose and increased slowly over time to avoid side effects. However, once the effective dose is reached, it starts showing improvement in your condition within a few days. Follow your doctor’s instructions carefully and avoid missing any dose to get maximum benefit.

Hansepran 50mg 100 Capsule side effects

Vomiting; Nausea; Diarrhea; Loss of appetite; Rash; Itching; Skin peeling; Skin discoloration; Eye discoloration

How to use Hansepran 50mg 100 Capsule

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Do not chew, crush or break it. Hansepran 100 Capsule is to be taken with food.

How Hansepran 50mg 100 Capsule works

Hansepran 100 Capsule stops the growth of bacteria in the body.

In Depth Information on Hansepran 50mg 100 Capsule

Expert advice for Hansepran 50mg 100 Capsule

  • Hansepran 100 Capsule belongs to a class of drugs known as antileprotic medicines. It is used in combination with other medicines for the treatment of leprosy. It works by stopping the growth of disease causing organisms in the body.
  • Hansepran 100 Capsule should be used in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. It should be taken with food, preferably at a fixed time. Avoid skipping any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Do not take a double dose to make up for a missed dose. Simply take the next dose as planned.
  • Some people may experience nausea, stomach upset and vomiting as the side effects of this medicine. It may also discolor your skin, urine, saliva, tears and other body fluids. This is normally temporary and resolves once the treatment is completed. Please consult your doctor if these side effects bother you or persist for a longer duration.

Hansepran 50mg 100 Capsule related warnings

Special precautions for Hansepran 50mg 100 Capsule

Consuming alcohol with Hansepran 100 Capsule does not cause any harmful side effects.
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Hansepran 100 Capsule may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
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Hansepran 100 Capsule is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
Hansepran 100 Capsule may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
safe if prescribed
Hansepran 100 Capsule is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Hansepran 100 Capsule may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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There is limited information available on the use of Hansepran 100 Capsule in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.