Amiphos 500 Mg Injection

Manufactured by: Dabur India Ltd

Contains / Salt: Amifostine

182 people have bought this recently

Amiphos 500 Mg Injection

Manufactured by: Dabur India Ltd

Contains / Salt: Amifostine

182 people have bought this recently

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Amiphos Information

 

सिर और गर्दन के कैंसर के रेडियो थेरेपी के बाद मुंह में सूखापन को रोकने के लिए Amifostine का उपयोग किया जाता है। इसका उपयोग सीस्प्लाटिन(cisplatin) के उपचार के दौरान किडनी पर कीमोथेरेपी के हानिकारक प्रभाव को कम करने के लिए भी किया जाता है।

 

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

Amiphos Benefits & Uses

Amiphos is used to treat the following -

  1. Dry Mouth Primary
  2. Chronic Kidney Disease

Amiphos Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Amiphos

Amifostine

Amiphos Side Effects

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

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Chills
  3. Tremor
  4. Drowsiness
  5. Fever Mild
  6. Flushing
  7. Fatigue Mild
  8. Headache Mild
  9. Hiccup
  10. Sneezing

Amiphos Related Warnings

Is the use of Amiphos safe for pregnant women?

No research has not been done till date on the safety of Amiphos for pregnant women. So its effects on pregnant women are unknown.

Unknown

Is the use of Amiphos safe during breastfeeding?

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

Unknown

What is the effect of Amiphos on the Kidneys?

Amiphos has very mild side effects on the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Amiphos on the Liver?

Amiphos does not damage the liver.

Safe

What is the effect of Amiphos on the Heart?

Amiphos may have mild side effects on the heart. Most people will never see any effect on the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Amiphos with Other Drugs

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

Amiphos Contraindications

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

  1. Calcium Deficiency
  2. Low Blood Pressure (Hypotension)
  3. Heart Failure
  4. Stroke
  5. Dehydration

Frequently asked Questions about Amiphos

Is this Amiphos habit forming or addictive?

Amiphos does not cause addiction.

No

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

After taking Amiphos, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine, as Amiphos can make you drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Amiphos should be used only after doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Amiphos for mental disorders.

No

Amiphos Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Amiphos

Taking Amiphos with some specific foods may delay its effect. Talk to your doctor about this.

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and Amiphos

Taking Amiphos and alcohol together may cause some problems. If you notice any of these side effects, it is best to go to your doctor.

Mild
This medicine data has been created by -
Dr. Braj Bhushan Ojha
BAMS, Gastroenterology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Ayurveda, Sexology, Diabetology
10 Years of Experience

Amiphos Price and Pack Size

Amiphos 500 Mg Injection

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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Ethyol® (amifostine)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 876
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 133-134
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