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Desirox

Manufactured by: Cipla Ltd

Contains / Salt: Deferasirox (500 mg)

Prescription Required

200 people have bought this recently

Desirox

Manufactured by: Cipla Ltd

Contains / Salt: Deferasirox (500 mg)

Prescription Required

200 people have bought this recently

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

Desirox Benefits & Uses

Desirox is used to treat the following -

  1. Thalassemia
  2. Iron Poisoning Primary

Desirox 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 Desirox

Deferasirox

Desirox Side Effects

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

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Headache Common
  3. Rash
  4. Dyspepsia
  5. Abdominal Pain Common
  6. Constipation Common
  7. Itching or burning
  8. Increased Liver Enzymes
  9. Abdominal distension
  10. Diarrhoea
  11. Bleeding Rare
  12. Fever Mild
  13. Insomnia Mild
  14. Fatigue Mild
  15. Anxiety Mild
  16. Dizziness Mild

Desirox Related Warnings

Is the use of Desirox safe for pregnant women?

Desirox may cause moderate side effects during pregnancy. If you feel its harmful effects, then stop taking this drug immediately, and do not take Desirox again without your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Is the use of Desirox safe during breastfeeding?

Desirox can cause moderate side effects on breastfeeding women. If you feel its side effects, then stop taking this drug and consult your doctor. Take this medicine again only if your doctor advises to do so.

Moderate

What is the effect of Desirox on the Kidneys?

Desirox rarely affects the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Desirox on the Liver?

Desirox has very mild side effects on the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Desirox on the Heart?

Desirox has very mild side effects on the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Desirox with Other Drugs

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

Desirox Contraindications

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

  1. Kidney Disease
  2. Liver Disease
  3. Anemia
  4. Gastrointestinal Bleeding

Frequently asked Questions about Desirox

Is this Desirox habit forming or addictive?

No, you will not get addicted to Desirox.

No

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

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

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but consume Desirox only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Desirox for mental disorders.

No

Desirox Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Desirox

Some foods when eaten with Desirox can alter the onset of actions. Discuss this with your doctor.

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and Desirox

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

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

Desirox Price and Pack Size

Desirox 500 Mg Tablet

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Desirox 250 Mg Tablet

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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Deferasirox