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Filgrastim Price and Pack Size

Filgrastim Information

Filgrastim Benefits & Uses

Filgrastim is used to treat the following -

  1. Neutropenia Primary

Filgrastim 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 Filgrastim


Filgrastim Side Effects

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

  1. Bone Pain
  2. Weakness
  3. Headache Mild
  4. Rash
  5. Nausea or vomiting
  6. Increased Blood Uric Acid
  7. Oropharyngeal pain
  8. Hair Loss Mild
  9. Fatigue Mild
  10. Diarrhoea
  11. Constipation
  12. Decreased appetite
  13. Cough Mild
  14. Difficulty breathing
  15. Chest Pain Moderate
  16. Shortness of Breath Moderate
  17. Fever Mild
  18. Dizziness Mild
  19. Back Pain Mild
  20. Loss of appetite

Filgrastim Related Warnings

Is the use of Filgrastim safe for pregnant women?

Filgrastim can cause unwanted effects on pregnant women. If you experience any such side effects, stop taking Filgrastim right away. Take your doctor's advice before taking it again.


Is the use of Filgrastim safe during breastfeeding?

If you are breastfeeding, you may experience some harmful effects of Filgrastim. In case you experience any of these, discontinue its use until you have consulted your doctor. Do as your doctor suggests.


What is the effect of Filgrastim on the Kidneys?

Filgrastim may have mild side effects on the kidney. Most people will never see any effect on the kidney.


What is the effect of Filgrastim on the Liver?

Very few cases of side effects of Filgrastim on liver have been reported.


What is the effect of Filgrastim on the Heart?

You may experience side effects on your heart after taking Filgrastim. If this happens, then discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.


Severe Interaction of Filgrastim with Other Drugs

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

Filgrastim Contraindications

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

  1. Drug Allergy
  2. Heart Disease
  3. Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  4. Sickle Cell Disease
  5. Blood Cancer
  6. Sideroblastic Anemia

Frequently asked Questions about Filgrastim

Is this Filgrastim habit forming or addictive?

No, Filgrastim is not habit forming.

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

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


Is it safe?

Yes, but it is important to consult a doctor before taking Filgrastim.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Filgrastim is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

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Filgrastim Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Filgrastim

Due to a lack of research, nothing can be said about the consequences of taking Filgrastim together with food.


Interaction between Alcohol and Filgrastim

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


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