Buy Tykerb 250mg
Tykerb 250mg Tablet is used for Advanced or metastatic breast cancer and other conditions. Tykerb 250mg Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Tykerb 250mg Tablet contains Lapatinib as an active ingredient.
Tykerb 250mg Tablet works by blocking the multiplication or slowing the spread of cancer cells.
GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals manufactures Tykerb 250mg Tablet.
Tykerb 250mg Composition
Tykerb 250mg Company Name
- GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals
Tykerb 250mg How To Work
Tykerb 250mg Tablet belongs to the class of drugs called anti-cancer drugs. It works by inhibiting the intracellular tyrosine kinase domains of certain growth factor receptors in the cancer cell. Thus, it inhibits the growth of the tumor cell.
What Is Tykerb 250mg
Tykerb 250mg is a medicine that targets proteins in cancer cells and stops the cancer cells from growing. It is used to treat some advanced breast cancers. It is often used along with other cancer treatments. Compare kinase inhibitors.
Tykerb 250mg How To Take
The dosage and the drug form depend on the age, weight and medical condition of an individual. Take Tykerb 250mg Tablet as prescribed by your doctor.
Swallow the tablet whole. Do not crush or chew the tablet.
If you miss a dose of Tykerb 250mg Tablet, please take it immediately once you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Do not take a double dose to make up for the missed dose.
Tykerb 250mg Drug Interactions
Tykerb 250mg Side Effects
The following are the most common side effects of Tykerb 250mg Tablet:
- Stomach pain
- Hair loss
The following are the severe side effects and you may require immediate medical attention:
- Breathing problem
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Please consult your doctor to know more about other possible side effects.
Tykerb 250mg Warning
Before taking Tykerb 250mg, tell your doctor, if you have heart disease such as heart failure or had a heart attack. You may need to undergo cardiac function tests prior to initiation of treatment and during treatment with Lapatinib to monitor your condition.
Tykerb 250mg may cause liver damage which can be severe or life-threatening. Tell your doctor if you have or ever had liver disease.
Take precautions as Tykerb 250mg often causes diarrhea, which can be severe.
You should be monitored for symptoms of pulmonary toxicity (dyspnea, cough, fever) and treatment should be discontinued if you experience severe symptoms.
You must use a reliable method of contraception to avoid becoming pregnant while on Lapatinib.
Do not drive or operate machinery as Tykerb 250mg may cause extreme tiredness/weakness.
Tykerb 250mg Precaution
Avoid using the medicine if you are allergic to Tykerb 250mg Tablet or similar drugs.
Seek doctor’s advice before taking any other drug or herbal products while on Tykerb 250mg Tablet.
Avoid consumption of alcohol as it may alter the absorption of Tykerb 250mg Tablet.
Do not exceed the dose more than what is prescribed.
Do not stop using the medication abruptly unless instructed by the doctor.
Avoid Tykerb 250mg Tablet during pregnancy or breastfeeding because the safe use of the drug is not yet established.
Be cautious while taking Tykerb 250mg Tablet if you have any kidney impairment.
You are advised not to take Tykerb 250mg Tablet if it has passed the expiry date of the medicine printed on the pack. And the foil or packaging is torn or shows signs of tampering or there is discoloration.
Tykerb 250mg Dosage
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Tykerb 250mg Uses
Tykerb 250mg Tablet is an anti-cancer drug, which is used in the treatment of breast cancer.
Tykerb 250mg Tablet may also be prescribed for other conditions as determined by the doctor.
Tykerb 250mg Storage
Store at room temperature of 25°C (77°F); excursions permitted between 15°C to 30°C (59°F to 86°F).
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