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Acton 60 Injection

Manufactured by: Ferring Pharmaceuticals

Contains / Salt: Corticotropin (60 IU)

Prescription Required

120 people have bought this recently

Acton 60 Injection

Manufactured by: Ferring Pharmaceuticals

Contains / Salt: Corticotropin (60 IU)

Prescription Required

120 people have bought this recently

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Acton Information

  1. Acton Benefits & Uses
  2. Acton Dosage & How to Take
  3. Acton Side Effects
  4. Acton Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Acton with Other Drugs
  6. Acton Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Acton
  8. Acton Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Acton Benefits & Uses

Acton is used to treat the following -

  1. West syndrome Primary
  2. Multiple Sclerosis Primary
  3. Spondylitis
  4. Polymyositis
  5. Keratitis Ichthyosis Deafness Syndrome
  6. Allergy
  7. Erythema Multiforme
  8. Lupus
  9. Rheumatoid Arthritis
  10. Sarcoidosis
  11. Iritis
  12. Uveitis
  13. Johnson-Stevens Disease
  14. Psoriatic arthritis

Acton Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Acton

Corticotropin

Acton Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Acton is used -

  1. Fluid retention
  2. Increased appetite
  3. Glucose Intolerance
  4. Weight gain
  5. Increased blood pressure
  6. Behavioural Changes
  7. Mood swings
  8. Swelling
  9. Constipation Moderate
  10. Fever Mild

Acton Related Warnings

Is the use of Acton safe for pregnant women?

No research has been done to ascertain the safety of Acton in pregnant women. If you are pregnant, it is best to ask a doctor to know if you can take it.

Unknown

Is the use of Acton safe during breastfeeding?

No research work has been carried out till date on effect of Acton on breastfeeding women. So it is not known whether taking Acton will cause side effects or not.

Unknown

What is the effect of Acton on the Kidneys?

Acton rarely affects the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Acton on the Liver?

The liver can be affected by Acton. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it and consult your doctor. You should restart Acton only after medical advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Acton on the Heart?

Acton may have severe effects on your heart, so do not take it without first consulting your doctor.

Severe

Severe Interaction of Acton with Other Drugs

Acton should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Acton Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Acton unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Peptic Ulcer
  2. Infections
  3. Heart Failure
  4. Diabetes
  5. Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
  6. Electrolyte Imbalance

Frequently asked Questions about Acton

Is this Acton habit forming or addictive?

Acton does not cause addiction.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Yes, you can operate a vehicle or heavy machinery after taking Acton since it does not cause drowsiness.

Safe

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Acton only as per medical advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Acton for mental disorders.

No

Acton Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Acton

There isn't any research available on the side effects of taking Acton with food.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Acton

Due to lack of research, nothing can be said about side effects of consuming alcohol while taking Acton.

Unknown
This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

Acton Price and Pack Size

Acton 60 Injection

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References

  1. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 243-244
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