Faximab

Manufactured by: Lupin Ltd

Contains / Salt: Abciximab

Prescription Required

203 people have bought this recently

Faximab

Manufactured by: Lupin Ltd

Contains / Salt: Abciximab

Prescription Required

203 people have bought this recently

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FAXIMAB Information

FAXIMAB is a prescription drug, available for use as Injection. It is primarily used for the treatment of Angina, Coronary Artery Disease. The alternative uses of FAXIMAB have also been explained below.

Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of FAXIMAB. Dosage also depends on the route of administration and your chief complaint for which the drug is prescribed. Detailed information has been provided in the dosage section.

The most common side effects of FAXIMAB are Bleeding, Reduced blood platelets, Blurred vision. Some other side effects of FAXIMAB have been listed ahead. Usually, these side effects of FAXIMAB go away soon, and do not persist beyond the duration of the treatment. Please speak with your doctor if these side effects worsen or persist for a longer duration.

It is also important to note that FAXIMAB has a Unknown effect for pregnant women and Unknown effect on lactating mothers. It is important to know if FAXIMAB has any effect on the kidney, liver and heart. Information on such adverse effects, if any, has been given in the FAXIMAB related warnings section.

FAXIMAB can cause adverse effects in certain medical conditions. It is strongly recommended to avoid FAXIMAB in conditions like Bleeding, Hemorrhagic Cystitis, Thrombocytopenia and ITP.

Additionally, FAXIMAB may also adversely react with other medicines. See below for a complete list.

Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking FAXIMAB is considered safe while driving, and is addictive.

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

FAXIMAB Benefits & Uses

FAXIMAB is used to treat the following -

  1. Heart Attack
  2. Angina Primary
  3. Blood Clotting Disorders
  4. Coronary Artery Disease Primary

FAXIMAB Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of FAXIMAB

Abciximab

FAXIMAB Side Effects

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

  1. Bleeding Common
  2. Reduced blood platelets
  3. Blurred vision
  4. Cough Rare
  5. Wheezing Rare
  6. Sore throat
  7. Headache Rare
  8. Tachycardia
  9. Palpitations (fluttering in chest)
  10. Peripheral Edema

FAXIMAB Related Warnings

Is the use of FAXIMAB safe for pregnant women?

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

Unknown

Is the use of FAXIMAB safe during breastfeeding?

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

Unknown

What is the effect of FAXIMAB on the Kidneys?

Faximab rarely affects the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of FAXIMAB on the Liver?

Faximab is rarely harmful for the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of FAXIMAB on the Heart?

Very few cases of side effects of Faximab on the heart have been reported.

Mild

Severe Interaction of FAXIMAB with Other Drugs

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

FAXIMAB Contraindications

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

  1. Bleeding
  2. Hemorrhagic Cystitis
  3. Thrombocytopenia and ITP

Frequently asked Questions about FAXIMAB

Is this FAXIMAB habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Faximab has not been reported.

No

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

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

Safe

Is it safe?

Faximab is safe as it does not bear any side effects.

Safe

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Faximab cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

No

FAXIMAB Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and FAXIMAB

Eating certain foods may increase the time it takes Faximab to have an effect. You should consult your doctor about it.

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and FAXIMAB

Taking Faximab 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 -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Abciximab
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 631
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