ALECENSA 150 MG CAPSULE

SKU: AH_ONC_7315 Category:

Generic : Alectinib (150mg)

Treatment : Non-small Cell Lung Cancer

Pack size : 7 (Capsule)

Manufacturer : Roche Products India Pvt Ltd

Made In : INDIA

UNIT PRICE

$2,395.00

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PRODUCT INTRODUCTION

Alecensa 150mg Capsule is used in the treatment of non-small cell lung cancer. It blocks certain receptors found on the cancer cells that cause the cancer cells to grow and multiply very fast. This way it helps to slow or stop the tumor growth.

Alecensa 150mg Capsule should be taken in a dose as recommended by the doctor. You should continue to take it as long as your doctor advises for it. The duration of treatment varies according to your need and response to treatment. Your doctor may advice for regular monitoring of liver and kidney function while your taking this medicine.

Women who are undergoing treatment should use effective contraception method and avoid pregnancy. This medicine may make your skin more sensitive to sun, so it is better to use sunscreen and protective clothing when outdoors. Remember to inform doctor if you develop breathing difficulties, stomach pain, or yellowing of skin after taking Alecensa 150mg Capsule.

 

HOW TO USE ALECENSA CAPSULE

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label before use. Alecensa 150mg Capsule is to be taken with food.

 

HOW WORKS ALECENSA CAPSULE

Alecensa 150mg Capsule is an anticancer medication. It works by blocking certain receptors found on the cancer cells. These receptors cause the cancer cells to grow and multiply very fast. Hence, blocking them helps to slow or stop tumor growth.

 

SAFETY ADVICE

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Alcohol

UNSAFE
Alecensa 150mg Capsule may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy

UNSAFE
Alecensa 150mg Capsule is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy. Seek your doctor’s advice as studies on pregnant women and animals have shown significant harmful effects to the developing baby.
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Breast feeding

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Alecensa 150mg Capsule is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
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Driving

CAUTION
Alecensa 150mg Capsule may cause dizziness or weakness due to low blood pressure. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
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Kidney

There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Liver

There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

SIDE EFFECTS

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Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Alecensa

  • Tiredness
  • Constipation
  • Peripheral edema
  • Muscle pain
  • Muscle weakness
  • Decreased red blood cell count

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

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Pack size  – 7

pack form  –  capsule

 

MORE INFORMATION

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Information Leaflet

Always read the patient information leaflet before commencing treatment.

Important: We advise you to always read the patient information leaflet inside the medication box, as the generic medication may not always entirely match the patient information leaflet listed. Please contact us if you have any questions.

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