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Rifabutin: Oral capsule

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Rifabutin 150mg Cap
Greenstone Ltd
Pill Identification: MYCOBUTIN PHARMACIA & UPJOHN 
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Rifabutin 150mg Capsule
Lupin Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: LU R01 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Rifabutin: Oral capsule

What is this medicine?

RIFABUTIN (RIF a byoo tin) is an antibiotic. It is used to prevent mycobacterium avium complex (MAC) in people with HIV infection. This medicine does not cure or prevent HIV. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Mycobutin: Oral capsule

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Rifabutin: Oral capsule
Usage by Gender
60.94%
39.06%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
3.2%
20.36%
31.44%
45.01%
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