Pomalid 2 mg Capsules
Pomalid 2 mg Capsules affects the immune system. It promotes immune responses to help slow tumor growth. Pomalid 2mg Capsules is used to treat multiple.
Pomalid 2mg Capsules
Description Of Pomalid 2mg Capsules
Pomalid 2mg Capsules affects the immune system. It promotes immune responses to help slow tumor growth. Pomalid 2mg Capsules is used to treat multiple myeloma (cancer resulting from a progressive blood disease). Pomalid 2mg Capsules is available only from a certified pharmacy under a special program called Pomalyst REMS.
Pomalid 2mg Capsules Chemical Name
Pomalid 2mg Capsules Manufacturer
- Natco Pharma Ltd
Uses of Pomalid 2mg Capsules
Pomalid 2mg Capsules is used in the treatment of multiple myeloma. It is used along with another medicine called ‘dexamethasone’ (an anti-inflammatory medicine).
What is Pomalid 2mg Capsules?
Pomalid 2mg Capsules is the 1st generic version of the drug Pomalidomide. Pomalidomide is classified as an "immunomodulatory agent with antineoplastic activity," and an "anti-angiogenic agent." It is manufactured by Natco Pharma Limited that is one of the most reputed Indian pharmaceutical companies. Pomalid 2mg Capsules is a prescription oncology medicine that can be purchased by a patient only against a valid prescription of a healthcare professional like hematologist or oncologist.
How Pomalid 2mg Capsules working?
Pomalid 2mg Capsule is in a class of medications called immunomodulatory agents. It works by helping the bone marrow to produce normal blood cells and by killing abnormal cells in the bone marrow.
How is Pomalid 2mg Capsules 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.
Pomalid 2mg Capsules Indications
Take this medicine with or without food. Do not take in larger or smaller 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. Ensure that the treatment course is completed. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.
Pomalid 2mg Capsules Dosage
- Pomalid 1mg
- Pomalid 2mg
- Pomalid 4mg
Contraindication Of Pomalid 2mg Capsules
Hypersensitivity to Pomalid 2mg Capsules is a contraindication. In addition, Pomalid 2mg Capsules should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Liver problems
- Planning to become pregnant
- Severe kidney problems
Adverse effects Of Pomalid 2mg Capsules
- Bone pain
- Muscle cramp
- Breathing difficulty
- Decreased appetite
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Pomalid 2mg Capsules
Before taking Pomalid 2mg Capsules, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it or to thalidomide or lenalidomide or if you have any other allergies.
Talk to your pharmacist for more details. Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: kidney disease, liver disease, cigarette smoking, heart disease (such as heart attack), blood clots, stroke.
Consult your doctor if you have been exposed to an infection or for more details. Do not have immunizations/vaccinations without the consent of your doctor.
Consult your doctor if you have been exposed to an infection or for more details.
To lower the chance of getting cut, bruised, or injured, use caution with sharp objects like razors and nail cutters, and avoid activities such as contact sports.
Storage Conditions for Pomalid 2mg Capsules
Store Pomalid 2mg Capsules at 20°C-25°C (68°F-77°F); excursions permitted to 15°C-30°C (59°F-86°F)
Keep your capsules in a cool dry place. Some medicines require refrigerator, so check the information on the medicine bottle or label.
Keep this medicine in its original bottle. Prescription and manufacturer bottles are created to protect the medication from light and moisture.