Description Of Jakavi 20mg
Jakavi 20mg Tablet is a type of kinase inhibitor used to treat bone marrow problems like myelofibriosis and polycythemia vera in case there is an inadequate response or intolerance towards hydroxyurea. Its mechanism involves blocking substances involved in myelofibriosis, like JAK1 and JAK2.
Jakavi 20mg Chemical Name
Jakavi 20mg Manufacturer
Novartis India Ltd
Uses of Jakavi 20mg
Jakavi 20mg medicine is used in the treatment of chronic idiopathic myelofibrosis.
What is Jakavi 20mg?
Jakavi 20mg medicine belongs to the group of medications called antineoplastics, or anti-cancer medications. Jakavi 20mg pills, an oral medication, contains Ruxolitinib as an active ingredient. It is a prescription drug that should be used under proper medical guidance and advice. Do not share the pills with others, since they may be hurting from a problem that is not heavily treated by this medicine.
How Jakavi 20mg working?
Jakavi 20mg Tablet is an anti-cancer medication. It works by blocking the action of the abnormal protein that signals cancer cells to grow. This helps to stop or slow the expanse of cancer cells.
How is Jakavi 20mg used?
Take this pills in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Jakavi 20mg pills may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Jakavi 20mg Indications
Take this medicine with or without food. Do not take in larger or small amounts than advised/prescribed. Your dose is likely to change during the duration of the therapy based on your clinical condition and therapeutic response. Consult the doctor if you experience any undesirable side effects.
Jakavi 20mg Dosage
- Jakavi 5mg
- Jakavi 15mg
- Jakavi 20mg
Contraindication Of Jakavi 20mg
- Hypersensitivity to Jakavi 20mg Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Jakavi 20mg Tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Serious infection
Adverse effects Of Jakavi 20mg
- Stomach pain
- Weight gain
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Jakavi 20mg
Jakavi 20mg Tablet may be insecure to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited persone studies. The benefits from use in pregnant female may be acceptable despite the risk.
Jakavi 20mg pills is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the medicine could represent a significant risk to the kid.
Jakavi 20mg pills should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Jakavi 20mg pills may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Storage Conditions for Jakavi 20mg
Store Jakavi 20mg Tablet in a cool and dry place (Not in refrigerator).Keep this cancer medicine away from the reach of children or pets.