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Alkeran

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Alkeran

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Alkeran Information

Alkeran Benefits & Uses

Alkeran is used to treat the following -

Alkeran 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 Alkeran

Melphalan

Alkeran Side Effects

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

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth)
  3. Anemia Moderate
  4. Hair Loss Unknown
  5. Reduced blood platelets
  6. Diarrhoea
  7. Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils)
  8. Infection
  9. Abdominal cramp
  10. Dyspepsia
  11. Loss of appetite
  12. Dizziness Mild
  13. Abdominal Pain Mild
  14. Constipation Moderate
  15. Peripheral Edema

Alkeran Related Warnings

Is the use of Alkeran safe for pregnant women?

Those pregnant women want to take Alkeran, before that take doctor advice regarding how to use. If you don't do same then it will cause harmful effects on your health.

Severe

Is the use of Alkeran safe during breastfeeding?

Alkeran should not be taken without first taking your doctor's advice, as it may severe side effects for breastfeeding women.

Severe

What is the effect of Alkeran on the Kidneys?

Side effects of Alkeran rarely affect the [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Alkeran on the Liver?

Side effects of Alkeran rarely affect the [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Alkeran on the Heart?

Alkeran is rarely harmful for [Organ].

Mild

Severe Interaction of Alkeran with Other Drugs

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

Alkeran Contraindications

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

  1. Anemia
  2. Neutropenia
  3. Blood Cancer
  4. Kidney Disease
  5. Liver Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Alkeran

Is this Alkeran habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Alkeran is addictive.

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

After taking Alkeran, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine. It can be dangerous, as Alkeran can make you drowsy.

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Is it safe?

Yes, but take Alkeran only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of [medicine] in mental disorders is not effective.

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Alkeran Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Alkeran

Taking Alkeran with food is safe.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Alkeran

It is difficult to say anything about the effect of Alkeran and alcohol. No research has been done on this.

Unknown

Details

सामग्री 25 Tablets(S)
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Md Saadullah
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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Evomela (melphalan)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 861
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 810-812