About the drug:
The medicine is an immunosuppressant drug which is mainly used to prevent rejection in organ transplantation. The main ingredient of the drug is Mycophenolate Mofetil. The medicine can be used for several other purposes as well.
Uses of the drug:
The drug is used in the treatment, prevention, control and improvement of the following diseases, symptoms and conditions such as:
- Anti transplant rejection
Working of the drug:
The medicine works by inhibiting DNA synthesis in immunity cells and thus helping in avoiding organ transplant rejection.
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Dosage form and strengths:
The drug is available in the form of Capsule under the following brand name and strength on our website:
Before you take the drug:
Do not take the drug if you are:
Are allergic to the main ingredient Mycophenolate Mofetil or to any other ingredient of the drug.
- Are hypersensitive
- Have Lesch-Nyhan syndrome
- Have Kelley-Seegmiller
- Have Hypoxanthine-guanine phosphoribosyltransferase
- Are suffering from gastrointestinal diseases
Tell your doctor if you:
- Have peptic ulcer disease
- Have severe renal impairment
- Are allergic to any medicine
- Are taking any other medicine
- Have any other ailments
How much to take the drug?
The recommended dose of the medicine is decided by your doctor after examining you thoroughly. It mainly depends on age, severity of condition, drug interaction and several other factors.
How to take the drug?
The drug should be taken by mouth with the help of water. It should be taken as a whole and should not be broken or crushed.
For how long to take it?
You must take the medicine for the entire prescribed period of time and it should not stopped mid way as that may do harm to the body. You must consult your doctor before discontinuing.
The medicine must be taken only in the prescribed quantity. Any overdose of the medicine can lead to side effects.
In case of missed dose you must take the medicine as soon as you remember. However, double dose to compensate the missed dose should be avoided at any cost.
Side effects of the drug:
Some of the common side effects of the medicine include:
- Abdominal pain
- Abnormal blood counts
This is not an exhaustive list of side effects and there may be other side effects as well. In case the side effects persist for long then you must visit your doctor immediately.
Common drug interactions:
Drug interaction may increase or decrease the working of the medicines to a large extent when taken along with other medicines. Hence, discuss with your doctor about the drugs that you take presently so that drug interaction can be avoided.
Things to remember
- Store the medicine at room temperature away from heat, light and moisture.
- Use the medicine only for the purpose specified and not for any other purpose.
- Do not share your medicine with anyone even if the person is suffering from the same symptom.
- If the symptoms continue after taking the full dose then you must visit your doctor again.