Buy Temoside 250mg
Temozolomide interferes with the development of cancer cells, slowing their growth and spread in the body. Temozolomide is an anti-cancer (“antineoplastic” or “cytotoxic”) chemotherapy drug. This medication is classified as an “alkylating agent.”
Temoside 250mg Capsule is an anticancer agent used in the treatment of certain types of brain cancers. This medicine should be used with caution in patients with a known history of hepatic and renal impairment. It is not recommended for use in children under 3 years of age.
Temoside 250mg Composition
Temoside 250mg Company Name
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Temoside 250mg How To Work
Temoside 250mg Capsule is an anti-cancer medication. It enters the brain tissues and works by damaging the genetic material (DNA and RNA) of the cancer cells. This stops their growth and multiplication.
What Is Temoside 250mg
Temoside 250mg Capsule is an anti-cancer oral drug. It is used in chemotherapy. It is categorized as an alkylating agent. Temoside 250mg Capsule is used in the treatment of anaplastic and glioblastoma multiforme.
On using Temoside 250mg Capsule you may experience side effects such as nausea, constipation, headache, weakness, paleness, reduced appetite, hair loss, low cognitive and memory skills and vomiting. Seek the help of your health care provider if your reactions persist and keep worsening over time.
As a precautionary measure, inform your doctor if: you are taking any prescription or non-prescription medications, you are allergic to this drug or any other medicines, or foods or substances, you are planning to take any vaccines, you are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant, or are nursing a baby.
The dosage for Temoside 250mg Capsule will be determined by your doctor taking into consideration your requirements. It comes in a capsule form of 5 mg, 20 mg, 100 mg and 250mg. Usually, the daily dosage for adults ranges somewhere between 150-200 mg. Take the medicine on an empty stomach either two hours or one hour prior to your meals or at bedtime.
Temoside 250mg How To Take
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. Temoside 250mg Capsule is to be taken empty stomach.
Mechanism Action Of Temoside 250mg
Temozolomide is an antineoplastic agent ( other alkylating agents ) .Temozolomide is not directly active but undergoes rapid non-enzymatic conversion at physiologic pH to the reactive compound 5- ( 3-methyltriazen-1-yl)imidazole-4-carboxamide (MTIC ) . The cytotoxicity of MTIC is thought to be primarily due to alkylation of DNA. Alkylation ( methylation ) occurs mainly at the O6 and N7positions of guanine.
Temoside 250mg Instructions
This medicine is given in multiple cycles. It is important to receive every scheduled dose and make a note of the next scheduled dose. Carefully follow all the instructions given by your doctor. Ensure that the treatment course is completed. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor. Report any unusual symptoms to your doctor immediately. Close monitoring of blood cells counts is necessary during treatment with this medicine.
Temoside 250mg Drug Interactions
Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, think you might be or are planning to get pregnant. You must not be treated with Temozolomide during pregnancy unless clearly indicated by your doctor. Effective contraceptive precautions must be taken by both male and female patients who are taking Temozolomide. You should stop breast-feeding while receiving treatment with Temozolomide. Temozolomide may make you feel tired or sleepy. In this case, do not drive or use any tools or machines.
Temoside 250mg Side Effects
- Loss of appetite
- Hair loss
- Viral infection
- Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
Temoside 250mg Warning
Swallow full tablets on an empty stomach, one hour before your meal.
Avoid being near people who are sick or have infections. Consult your doctor if you develop symptoms of opportunistic infections (such as Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia) and reactivation of infections (such as hepatitis B virus) Using temozolomide may increase your risk of developing certain types of bone marrow cancer. Be aware about your specific risk.
You may be given medication to prevent nausea or other side effects while you are receiving temozolomide.
Your blood will be tested frequently during treatment to monitor the side effects of temozolomide on your blood cells as you may have a small risk of other changes in blood cells, including leukemia.
Avoid activities that may increase your risk of bleeding or injury. Use extra care to prevent bleeding while shaving or brushing your teeth.
Do not drink alcohol while taking temozolomide.
Do not drive or operate machinery while using temozolomide as it may make you tired or sleepy.
Both male and female patients should take effective contraceptive precautions during and after 6 months of treatment. Male patients should seek advice on conservation of sperm prior to treatment as temozolomide treatment may cause infertility.
Temoside 250mg Precaution
Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have:
- seizure (convulsions); fever, chills, dry cough, feeling short of breath;
- easy bruising, unusual bleeding (nose, mouth, vagina, or rectum), purple or red pinpoint spots under your skin;
- low white blood cell counts–fever, swollen gums, painful mouth sores, pain when swallowing, skin sores, cold or flu symptoms, cough, trouble breathing; or
- liver problems–nausea, upper stomach pain, itching, tired feeling, loss of appetite, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes).
Temoside 250mg Dosage
- Temoside 20mg
- Temoside 100mg
- Temoside 250mg
Temoside 250mg Uses
Temoside 250mg Capsule is used in the treatment of brain tumor.
Temoside 250mg Storage
Store at 15-30°C. Store it at room temperature and away from excess heat and moisture.
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