SIROMUS 1MG TABLET

SKU: AH_NEP_8257 Category:

Generic : Sirolimus (1mg)

Treatment : Prevention of kidney transplant rejection

Pack size  : 6.0 (Tablet)

Manufacturer : Zydus Cadila

Made In : INDIA

UNIT PRICE

$20.47

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PRODUCT INTRODUCTION

Siromus 1mg Tablet is used for prevention of organ rejection in transplant patients. It regulates the body’s immune response, so the body can accept the new organ.

Siromus 1mg Tablet must be taken in a dose and duration as per the prescription. It can be taken with or without food but make sure to take it at about the same time every day. An overdose of this medicine may have serious side effects on the body.

Common side effects of this medicine include edema, increased blood lipid level, high blood pressure, increased level of creatinine, abdominal pain, diarrhea, headache, fever, urinary tract infection, anemia, nausea, joint pain, and thrombocytopenia. If any of the side effects persist or bother you, consult the doctor immediately. Inform the doctor immediately if you experience any allergic reactions such as rash, shortness of breath, coughing, swelling, etc.

Before taking this medicine, it is important to consult your doctor if you have any ongoing medication for any underlying disease. Pregnant and breastfeeding women must inform the doctor prior to the initiation of this treatment. During the treatment, your doctor may advise you for some laboratory tests to know the effects of the medicine in the body. If you notice signs of infection, any changes in the appearance or size of a mole, unusual growths or lumps, or unusual tiredness or weakness during the treatment, you must consult the doctor immediately.

 

BENEFITS OF SIROMUS TABLET

In Prevention of kidney transplant rejection

Siromus 1mg Tablet is used with other medications to prevent kidney transplant rejection. Rejection usually happens due to attack by the immune system of the person receiving the transplanted organ on the transplant itself, in people who are receiving kidney transplants. This medicine reduces the activity of a person’s own immune system and prevents any such rejection.

 

HOW TO USE SIROMUS TABLET

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. Siromus 1mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

 

HOW SIROMUS TABLET WORKS

Siromus 1mg Tablet is an immunosuppressant. It works by suppressing your body’s immune response following transplant of an organ (eg. liver, kidney, heart). This helps your body to accept the new organ as if it were your own.

 

SAFETY ADVICE

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Alcohol

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Siromus 1mg Tablet. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Siromus 1mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
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Breast feeding

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Siromus 1mg Tablet 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

SAFE
Siromus 1mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney

SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Siromus 1mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Siromus 1mg Tablet is recommended.
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Liver

CAUTION
Siromus 1mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Siromus 1mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Dose adjustment is not recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.

 

INTERACTION WITH DRUGS

  • MYCOPHENOLATE MOFETIL
  • MYCOPHENOLIC ACID
  • LORATADINE
  • LOSARTAN
  • INSULIN ASPART
  • INSULIN GLARGINE

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 Siromus

  • Nausea
  • Increased blood lipid level
  • Low blood platelets
  • Headache
  • Abdominal pain
  • Fever
  • Anemia (low number of red blood cells)
  • Urinary tract infection
  • Diarrhea
  • High blood pressure
  • Increased creatinine level in blood
  • Joint pain
  • Edema (swelling)

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

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Pack size  –  6.0 

pack form  – Tablet

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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