Intacept

Manufactured by: Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Etanercept (25 mg)

Prescription Required

126 people have bought this recently

Intacept

Manufactured by: Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Etanercept (25 mg)

Prescription Required

126 people have bought this recently

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Intacept Information

Intacept is a commercial drug that is prescribed in the form of Injection. Rheumatoid Arthritis are some of its major therapeutic uses. Intacept also has some secondary and off-label uses. These are listed below.

The right dosage of Intacept depends on the age, gender, and medical history of the patient. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. This information has been provided in detail in the dosage section.

The side effects typically associated with Intacept include Nausea or vomiting, Cough, Headache. Some other side effects of Intacept have been listed ahead. These side effects of Intacept are usually temporary and subside with the completion of treatment. Consult your doctor if these side effects become worse or stay for a longer duration.

In addition, Intacept's effect is Severe during pregnancy and Severe for lactating mothers. Further, the section on Intacept related warnings talks about Intacept's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

Intacept is not recommended if you suffer from certain medical conditions as it can have adverse effects. Infections are examples of such conditions. Other contraindications of Intacept have been discussed in the sections ahead.

Drug interactions for Intacept have been reported in the medical literature. A complete list of these interactions is given below.

In addition to these precautions, you may also note that Intacept is safe while driving, and is is addictive in nature.

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

Intacept Benefits & Uses

Intacept is used to treat the following -

  1. Rheumatoid Arthritis Primary
  2. Spondylitis
  3. Psoriasis
  4. Psoriatic arthritis

Intacept Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Intacept

Etanercept

Intacept Side Effects

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

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Cough Common
  3. Headache Common
  4. Heartburn Unknown
  5. Itching or burning
  6. Skin Rash Mild
  7. Stomach ache Common
  8. Weakness
  9. Depression Unknown
  10. Diarrhoea
  11. Fever Common
  12. Urticaria
  13. Pharyngitis
  14. Sinus inflammation

Intacept Related Warnings

Is the use of Intacept safe for pregnant women?

Intacept should not be taken during pregnancy, or should only be taken on the advice of a doctor as it may have severe side effects.

Severe

Is the use of Intacept safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding, may experience serious side effects after taking Intacept. So it is adviced to consult the doctor before using it.

Severe

What is the effect of Intacept on the Kidneys?

Intacept can have moderate side effects on the kidney. If you notice any harmful effects, stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.

Moderate

What is the effect of Intacept on the Liver?

The liver can be affected by Intacept. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it and consult your doctor. You should restart Intacept only after medical advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Intacept on the Heart?

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

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Intacept with Other Drugs

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

Intacept Contraindications

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

  1. Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar)
  2. Tuberculosis (TB)
  3. Heart Failure
  4. Liver Disease
  5. Infections

Frequently asked Questions about Intacept

Is this Intacept habit forming or addictive?

Intacept does not cause addiction.

No

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

Yes, you can comfortably use machinery or drive after taking Intacept since it will not make you feel sleepy.

Safe

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Intacept only as per medical advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

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

No

Intacept Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Intacept

There is no information on the effects of taking Intacept with food, because this topic has not been scientifically researched yet.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Intacept

Information about the interaction of Intacept and alcohol is not currently available because this topic has not been researched yet.

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

Intacept Price and Pack Size

Intacept 25 Solution for Injection

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Intacept 50 Injection

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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Enbrel® (etanercept)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 883-884
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 533-534
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