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Clofazimine

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Clofazimine - Dosage and How to Use

How should Clofazimine be used?

  • ​Do not stop taking your medication without checking with your healthcare professional.
  • It is important to complete the entire course of medication, even when you start feeling better during the treatment. This ensures that the bacteria in your body is fully killed.
  • This medication should be taken after food.
  • Swallow the capsule whole. Do not open the capsule.
    • Inform your doctor or pharmacist if you have difficulty swallowing or if the dose required is less than the contents of an entire capsule.

What should I do if I miss a dose?

​If you forget to take a dose, take it as soon as you remember. Then take your next dose at the usual time. Do not take two doses to make up for the missed dose.

What should I do if I overdose?

Clofazimine - Additional Information

  • Updated on Tuesday, September 21, 2021
  • Article contributed by Pharmacy Department KK Women's and Children's Hospital

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