Rimactane


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Related to Rimactane: rifampicin, Rifadin

Rimactane

A brand name for RIFAMPICIN.
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Patients taking either boosted or unboosted Invirase (saquinavir, hard gel capsules) or Fortavase (saquinavir, soft-gel capsules) should not take rifampin (brand names include Rifadin and Rimactane), a med used to treat bacterial infections like tuberculosis.
In one reported case, a 10-month-old treated with cefotaxime (Claforan) and vancomycin proved to have a vancomycintolerant stain but responded well at the time of recurrence to a second course of antibiotics that included cefotaxime, vancomycin, and rifampin (Rifadin, Rimactane).
In one reported case, a 10-month-old treated with cefotaxime (Claforan) and vancomycin proved to have a vancomycin-tolerant strain but responded well at the time of recurrence to a second course of antibiotics that included cefotaxime, vancomycin, and rifampin (Rifadin, Rimactane).