Rifabutin

Rifabutin is an active ingredient that is used in some medicines.

The active ingredient is the chemical in a medicine that makes it work. Medicines can have more than one active ingredient and be available under different brand names. Medicines include both active ingredients and inactive ingredients.

This page about rifabutin automatically lists related information collected from other pages of our website.

The list below also includes links to brands of medicines that contain rifabutin, including their consumer medicine information (CMI) leaflets.

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Related information - rifabutin

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14 May 2015 Mycobutin Capsules is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient rifabutin. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Mycobutin Capsules by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
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30 Nov 2012 Azithromycin can interact with warfarin, disopyramide, and the antibiotic rifabutin. Find out more about the interactions with azithromycin.
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30 Nov 2012 Doxycycline can interact with Oral retinoids (isotretinoin or acitretin, used to treat acne and tretinoin used to treat leukaemia). Find out more about the interactions with doxycycline
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30 Nov 2012 Clarithromycin can interact with atorvastatin and simvastatin (used to treat high cholesterol) and the antibiotics rifabutin. Find out more about the interactions with clarithromycin.
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30 Nov 2012 Erythromycin can interact with atorvastatin and simvastatin (used to treat high cholesterol) and the antibiotics rifabutin. Find out more about the interactions with erythromycin.
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29 Nov 2012 Amoxycillin with clavulanic acid can interact with allopurinol and probenecid (used to treat gout). Find out more about the interactions with amoxycillin, including alcohol and contraceptives.
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27 Nov 2012 Amoxycillin can interact with allopurinol (used to treat gout). Find out more about the interactions with amoxycillin, including alcohol and contraceptives.

Medicine brands that contain rifabutin