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Tuberclosis Meningtis

My father is diabetic had urine infection in August 2013. And he continuously had fever with a span of 15 days. Now after 1.5 years he got a paralysis attack on his left side. He was diagnosed for tubercolsis meningitis. Doctors have prescribed the following medicines- 1. R Cinex 600 2. Pantoprazole Gastro Resistant 3. Brandon 40mg 4. Janumet 1000mg 5. Levipil 500 6. Febutaz 40 7. Urimax 0.4mg 8. Combitol 800P-Zide 1000 9. Streptomycin Due to these medicines he has got a lot of itching problem and current type thing in his legs all night. We give him Allegra 120 but even that only effects for 3-4 hours. What should we do? Are we on the right track?
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Dr. M. Kodeeswaran Chennai | Neurosurgeon
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Anti tuberculous drugs sometimes will have side effects related to Liver function..that may be the reason for itching..so it should be monitored properly...if it is elevated get a medical gastro opinion and follow his advice
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