1,049.72

Content Details
Information on this page was last modified on : 2021/10/25 9:01:45 PM

Thalido capsule 100 mg 10's

(2 customer reviews)
Belongs to Category,

Thalido capsule contains Thalidomide | belongs to Immunomodulator, anti-inflammatory

Alternate brands of Thalido capsule 100 mg 10’s

Brand Name Price Savings
Thalido capsule 50 mg 10’s  525.00 You can save 524.72
List of alternate brands

How it works

Thalido capsule 100 mg 10’s treats multiple myeloma by strengthening the immune system to fight cancer cells. It treats ENL by blocking the action of certain natural substances that cause swelling.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Thalido capsule 100 mg 10’s

  • Decrease in white blood cells and platelets severe
  • Dizziness and Drowsiness
  • Anxiety
  • Chest pain
  • Cough
  • Muscle weakness
  • Difficulty in breathing
  • Skin rash
  • Decreased heartbeat

Uses of Thalido capsule 100 mg 10’s

What is it prescribed for?

  • Multiple Myeloma

    This medicine is used in the treatment of multiple myeloma, a type of blood cancer.

  • Erythema Nodosum Leprosum

    This medicine is used to treat a complication of leprosy called erythema nodosum leprosum; it is characterized by symptoms such as painful nodules or plaques on the skin, fever, tiredness, arthritis, etc.

Concerns

Frequently asked questions

  • Onset of action

    The amount of time required for this medicine to show its action is not clinically established.

  • Duration of Effect

    The amount of time for which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically established.

  • Safe with Alchohol?

    Consumption of alcohol is not recommended during treatment with this medicine due to the increased risk of side effects such as dizziness, drowsiness, difficulty in concentrating, etc. It is advised that you do not perform any activities that require high mental alertness such as driving a vehicle or operating machinery if you consume alcohol during treatment with this medicine.

  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit-forming tendencies were reported.

  • Usage in pregnancy?

    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women due to the increased risk of serious adverse effects on the unborn baby including the absence of arms and legs.

  • Usage while breast-feeding?

    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine. Your doctor may advise you to discontinue breastfeeding for a specific period of time or prescribe an alternative medicine based on your clinical condition.

When not to use?

  • Allergy

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to Thalido capsule 100 mg 10’s or any other inactive ingredients present along with it.

  • Pregnancy

    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women due to the increased risk of harmful effects on the unborn baby.

Warnings

Warnings for special population
  • Pregnancy

    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women due to the increased risk of serious adverse effects on the unborn baby including the absence of arms and legs.

  • Breast-feeding

    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine. Your doctor may advise you to discontinue breastfeeding for a specific period of time or prescribe an alternative medicine based on your clinical condition.

General Warnings
  • Driving or operating machinery

    This medicine may cause symptoms such as drowsiness, dizziness, tiredness, muscle weakness, etc. in some patients. It is advised that you do not perform any activities such as driving a vehicle or operating machinery if you experience any of these symptoms during treatment with this medicine.

  • Heart Attack

    This medicine should be used with extreme caution due to an increase in the risk of a heart attack. This risk is especially higher in patients with known risk factors of a heart attack. Close monitoring of heart function and vital signs is recommended for such patients. Replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition of the patient.

  • Peripheral neuropathy

    This medicine should be used with extreme caution due to the increased risk of peripheral neuropathy, a condition associated with symptoms such as tingling, numbness, unusual sensations, weakness, burning pain, etc. Close monitoring for signs/symptoms of neuropathy monthly for the first 3 months of therapy and regularly thereafter is recommended during treatment with this medicine. Appropriate patient/caregiver counseling, corrective measures, dose adjustments, or replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition of the patient.

  • Contraception and sexual intercourse

    Female patients of child-bearing potential should always use at least 2 methods of reliable birth control to avoid pregnancy during treatment with this medicine. Contraception must begin at least 4 weeks prior to beginning therapy and continue for at least 4 weeks after discontinuation of therapy. Male patients receiving this medicine should always use a latex or synthetic condom during any sexual contact with females of child-bearing potential while taking this medicine and for up to 28 days after discontinuation of therapy.

  • Use in children

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients less than 18 years of age since the safety and efficacy of use are not clinically established. However, your doctor may prescribe this medicine if the benefits significantly outweigh the risks.

Dosage

  • Missed Dose

    Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed one.

  • Overdose

    Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.

Interactions

Interaction with Medicines
  • Live attenuated vaccines and related products severe
  • Clozapine severe
  • Ethinyl Estradiol severe
  • Cyclophosphamide severe

General Instructions

Take this medicine exactly as instructed by the doctor. Do not take in larger or smaller amounts than prescribed. Your dose is likely to change during the course of treatment based on your clinical condition and therapeutic response. Report any unusual symptoms to the doctor immediately. Ensure that the treatment course is completed. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.

Other details

  • To be taken after food
  • To be taken at bedtime only
  • May cause sleepiness

References

Additional Information:

what are the adverse effects of Thalido capsule 100 mg 10’s?

Somnolence, headache, rash, impotency, dizziness, diarrhoea, leukopenia, anaemia.

What happens if I miss a dose of Thalido capsule 100 mg 10’s?

Adults: Over 18 yr, 200 mg every day for 6 wk cycle. Max: 12 cycles. See literature.

One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location will deliver Thalido capsule 100 mg 10’s. The details of the licensed pharmacy shall be shared once you request the drugs and the respective pharmacy accepts your request based on valid prescription and availability.

Want to share this information?
Facebook
Twitter
LinkedIn
Something doesn't feel right ?

Questions and Answers

There are no questions yet. Be the first to ask a question about this product.

Only registered users are eligible to enter questions

2 reviews for Thalido capsule 100 mg 10’s

  1. Ayaz Afridi

    the quality of the application depend on the delivery time. once I received the parcel then I would select the rating.

  2. muhammad afzal

    muhammad afzal submitted 5 stars.

Add a review
Shopping Cart