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Geftinat Tablet

Manufactured by: Natco Pharma Ltd

Contains / Salt: Gefitinib (250 mg)

Prescription Required

262 people have bought this recently

Geftinat Tablet

Manufactured by: Natco Pharma Ltd

Contains / Salt: Gefitinib (250 mg)

Prescription Required

262 people have bought this recently

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30 Tablet in 1 Bottle

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Prescription Required

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

Geftinat Benefits & Uses

Geftinat is used to treat the following -

  1. लंग कैंसर
  2. नॉन स्मॉल सेल लंग कैंसर Primary

Geftinat 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 Geftinat

Gefitinib

Geftinat Side Effects

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

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Rash
  3. Weakness
  4. Loss of appetite
  5. Dry Skin
  6. Diarrhoea
  7. Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth)
  8. Fever Mild
  9. Cough Mild
  10. Bleeding Moderate
  11. Dehydration Moderate
  12. Erythema
  13. Hair Loss Mild
  14. Dry Mouth Mild
  15. Shortness of Breath Moderate
  16. Increased Liver Enzymes
  17. Pancreatic inflammation
  18. Dark colored (brown) urine
  19. Yellow eyes
  20. Yellow skin

Geftinat Related Warnings

Is the use of Geftinat safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may get severe side effects after taking Geftinat. If you are pregnant, do not take Geftinat without a doctor's advice.

Severe

Is the use of Geftinat safe during breastfeeding?

Geftinat should not be taken without taking your doctor's advice, as it may have severe side effects on breastfeeding women.

Severe

What is the effect of Geftinat on the Kidneys?

Geftinat may have mild side effects on the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Geftinat on the Liver?

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

Mild

What is the effect of Geftinat on the Heart?

You can take Geftinat without any fear of damage to the heart.

Safe

Severe Interaction of Geftinat with Other Drugs

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

Geftinat Contraindications

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

  1. Asthma
  2. COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  3. Pneumonitis
  4. Liver Disease
  5. Diarrhea (Loose Motions)
  6. Infertility
  7. Drug Allergy
  8. Gastritis
  9. Kidney Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Geftinat

Is this Geftinat habit forming or addictive?

Geftinat 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 Geftinat. So it is best to avoid driving.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Geftinat 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?

No, the use of Geftinat in mental disorders is not effective.

No

Geftinat Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Geftinat

Taking Geftinat with food does not harm your health.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Geftinat

Due to lack of research, there is no information about the side effects of taking Geftinat with alcohol.

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

Geftinat Price and Pack Size

Geftinat Tablet

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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Iressa (gefitinib tablets)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 870
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 610-612
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