Imatib 400 mg
Imatib 400 mg Tablet is used to treat and prevent the growth of certain types of cancers of the blood cells, stomach, intestine, bone marrow, and skin.
Description Of Imatib 400mg
Imatib 400mg Tablet is used to treat and prevent the growth of certain types of cancers of the blood cells, stomach, intestine, bone marrow, and skin.
Imatib 400mg Chemical Name
- Imatinib Mesylate
Imatib 400mg Manufacturer
- Cipla Ltd.
Uses of Imatib 400mg
Imatib 400mg Tablet is used in the treatment of blood cancer (Chronic myeloid leukaemia) and gastrointestinal stromal tumour.
What is Imatib 400mg?
Imatib 400mg Tablet is used for Blood cancer, Bone marrow cancer, Gastrointestinal stromal tumors, Blood cells disorder, Hypereosinophilic syndrome, Mast cell disease, Dermis layer skin cancer and other conditions. Imatinib Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
How Imatib 400mg working?
Imatib 400mg Tablet is an anti-cancer medication. It works by blocking the action of the abnormal protein that signals cancer cells to multiply. This helps to stop or slow the spread of cancer cells.
How is Imatib 400mg used?
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Imatib 400mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
Imatib 400mg Indications
Take Imatib 400mg Tablet exactly as prescribed by the doctor. Do not take in larger or smaller quantities than recommended. Do not take this medicine on an empty stomach. You may require frequent blood tests and liver function tests while taking this medicine. You may also require frequent followups with your doctor to check the progress of treatment. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.
Imatib 400mg Dosage
- Imatib 400mg
- Imatib 100mg
- Imatib A 100mg
Contraindication Of Imatib 400mg
Hypersensitivity to Imatib 400mg Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Imatib 400mg Tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Liver, kidney or heart problems
- Weight gain
Adverse effects Of Imatib 400mg
- Nausea and Vomiting
- Mouth sores
- Loss of appetite
- Altered sense of taste
- Heartburn and indigestion
- Joint pain, stiffness, and swelling
- Burning or tingling sensation of skin
- Difficulty in falling or staying asleep
- Skin rash, hives, or itching
- Hair loss or thinning of the hair
- Swelling around the eyes
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Imatib 400mg
Imatib 400mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy. There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Imatib 400mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
After taking Imatib 400mg Tablet avoid breastfeeding for 8 to 9 hours to reduce the exposure to the baby.
Imatib 400mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Imatib 400mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Imatib 400mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Imatib 400mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Storage Conditions for Imatib 400mg
Store Imatib 400mg Tablets in a cool, dry place, away from direct heat and light.
Keep this cancer medicine away from the reach of children or pets. A locked cupboard at least one-and-a-half meters above the ground is a good place to store medicines.
Keep your Tablets in the original container until it is time to take them.