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Imatinib Mesylate Price and Pack Size

Imatinib Mesylate Information

Imatinib Mesylate Benefits & Uses

Imatinib Mesylate is used to treat the following -

Imatinib Mesylate 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 Imatinib Mesylate

Imatinib Mesylate

Imatinib Mesylate Side Effects

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

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Rash
  3. Edema Severe
  4. Musculoskeletal Pain (Bone, Muscle or Joint)
  5. Abdominal Pain Severe
  6. Diarrhoea
  7. Fatigue Severe
  8. Gastritis Moderate
  9. Peripheral Neuropathy Moderate
  10. Dehydration Moderate
  11. Erythema
  12. Jaundice Moderate
  13. Confusion
  14. Flushing
  15. Angina Pectoris
  16. Rhinitis
  17. Weakness
  18. Urticaria
  19. Breast Enlargement
  20. Constipation Severe

Imatinib Mesylate Related Warnings

Is the use of Imatinib Mesylate safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant womens are facing so much difficulty, after taking Imatinib Mesylate. So strictly do not take without doctor advice.


Is the use of Imatinib Mesylate safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding can experience some moderate side effects of Imatinib Mesylate. Immediately discontinue Imatinib Mesylate if you observe any side effects. Contact your doctor, and restart using it only if your doctor says it is safe for you.


What is the effect of Imatinib Mesylate on the Kidneys?

Imatinib Mesylate may cause harmful effects on kidney. if you feel its having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.


What is the effect of Imatinib Mesylate on the Liver?

Side effects of Imatinib Mesylate rarely affect the liver.


What is the effect of Imatinib Mesylate on the Heart?

Heart can be affected by Imatinib Mesylate. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it. You should take it again only after medical advice.


Severe Interaction of Imatinib Mesylate with Other Drugs

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

Imatinib Mesylate Contraindications

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

  1. Diabetes
  2. Heart Disease
  3. Kidney Disease
  4. Liver Disease
  5. Jaundice
  6. Bleeding
  7. Gastrointestinal Bleeding

Frequently asked Questions about Imatinib Mesylate

Is this Imatinib Mesylate habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Imatinib Mesylate is addictive.

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

After taking Imatinib Mesylate you may feel sleepy. So it is not safe to undertake these activities.

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Is it safe?

Yes, but you should take Imatinib Mesylate only as per your doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

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

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Imatinib Mesylate Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Imatinib Mesylate

Taking Imatinib Mesylate with food does not harm your health.


Interaction between Alcohol and Imatinib Mesylate

No research has been done on this till date. Therefore, it is not known what the effect of taking Imatinib Mesylate with alcohol will be.


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