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Altretamine

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

Altretamine Benefits & Uses

Altretamine is used to treat the following -

  1. Ovarian Cancer Primary

Altretamine 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 Altretamine

Altretamine

Altretamine Side Effects

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

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Seizures (uncontrollable jerking of limbs)
  3. Anemia Moderate
  4. Peripheral Neuropathy Moderate
  5. Increased Liver Enzymes
  6. Loss of appetite
  7. Fatigue Mild
  8. Itching or burning
  9. Hair Loss Mild

Altretamine Related Warnings

Is the use of Altretamine safe for pregnant women?

Altretamine shows severe side effect on pregnant women. For this reason, pregnant women should only take it after taking medical advice.

Severe

Is the use of Altretamine safe during breastfeeding?

Due to lack of research work on this topic, the side effects of Altretamine for breastfeeding women are not known.

Unknown

What is the effect of Altretamine on the Kidneys?

There may be some severe side effects of Altretamine on your kidney. Do not take it unless a doctor says so.

Severe

What is the effect of Altretamine on the Liver?

Altretamine can cause side effects that could harm the liver. So medical advice before taking it is necessary.

Severe

What is the effect of Altretamine on the Heart?

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

Severe

Severe Interaction of Altretamine with Other Drugs

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

Cimetidine

Doxepin

Altretamine Contraindications

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

  1. Liver Disease
  2. Neutropenia

Frequently asked Questions about Altretamine

Is this Altretamine habit forming or addictive?

Altretamine is not addictive in nature.

No

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

You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Altretamine. So it is best to avoid driving.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Altretamine is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Altretamine is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

No

Altretamine Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Altretamine

When consumed with certain foods, Altretamine may take longer to have an effect. Contact your doctor about this.

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and Altretamine

Chances of side effects of drinking alcohol while taking Altretamine are low. If you feel any adverse effects, please seek medical advice as soon as possible.

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