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Imatinib Mesylate

Imatinib Mesylate Information

Imatinib Mesylate Benefits & Uses - Imatinib Mesylate Benefits & Uses in English

Imatinib Mesylate is used to treat the following -

Imatinib Mesylate Dosage & How to Take - Imatinib Mesylate Dosage & How to Take in English

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 Active Ingredients in English

Imatinib Mesylate

Imatinib Mesylate Side Effects - Imatinib Mesylate Side Effects in English

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

  1. मतली या उलटी
  2. लाल चकत्ते
  3. एडिमा Severe
  4. हड्डियों या मांसपेशियों या जोड़ों में दर्द
  5. पेट दर्द Severe
  6. दस्त
  7. थकान Severe
  8. पेट में सूजन Moderate
  9. न्यूरोपैथी Moderate
  10. निर्जलीकरण Moderate
  11. एरिथमा (चमड़ी पर लाल-लाल दाने)
  12. पीलिया Moderate (और पढ़ें - पीलिया के घरेलू उपाय)
  13. उलझन
  14. फ्लशिंग (चेहरे, कान और गर्दन में गर्मी की भावना)
  15. एंजाइना पेक्टोरिस
  16. राइनाइटिस
  17. दुर्बलता
  18. उरटिकारिअ
  19. स्तन वर्धन
  20. कब्ज Severe (और पढ़ें - कब्ज के घरेलू उपाय)

Imatinib Mesylate Related Warnings - Imatinib Mesylate Related Warnings in English

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.

Severe

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.

Moderate

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.

Moderate

What is the effect of Imatinib Mesylate on the Liver?

Side effects of Imatinib Mesylate rarely affect the liver.

Mild

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.

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Imatinib Mesylate with Other Drugs - Severe Interaction of Imatinib Mesylate with Other Drugs in English

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

Imatinib Mesylate Contraindications - Imatinib Mesylate Contraindications in English

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

Frequently asked Questions about Imatinib Mesylate - Frequently asked Questions about Imatinib Mesylate in English

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.

Dangerous

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.

नहीं

Imatinib Mesylate Interactions with Food and Alcohol - Imatinib Mesylate Interactions with Food and Alcohol in English

Interaction between Food and Imatinib Mesylate

Taking Imatinib Mesylate with food does not harm your health.

Safe

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.

Unknown
This medicine data has been created by -
Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
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Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Gleevec (imatinib mesylate)
  2. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 674-676
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