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Neukine

Manufactured by: Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Filgrastim (300 mcg)

Prescription Required

353 people have bought this recently

Neukine

Manufactured by: Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Filgrastim (300 mcg)

Prescription Required

353 people have bought this recently

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Neukine Information

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

Neukine Benefits & Uses

Neukine is used to treat the following -

  1. Neutropenia Primary

Neukine 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 Neukine

Filgrastim

Neukine Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Neukine 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

Neukine Related Warnings

Is the use of Neukine safe for pregnant women?

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

Moderate

Is the use of Neukine safe during breastfeeding?

Neukine can cause moderate side effects on breastfeeding women. If you feel its side effects, then stop taking this drug and consult your doctor. Take this medicine again only if your doctor advises to do so.

Moderate

What is the effect of Neukine on the Kidneys?

Neukine has very mild side effects on the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Neukine on the Liver?

Neukine may have mild side effects on the liver. Most people will never see any effect on the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Neukine on the Heart?

There may be an adverse effect on the heart after taking Neukine. If you observe any side effects on your body then stop taking this drug. Restart this medicine only if your doctor advises you to do so.

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Neukine with Other Drugs

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

Neukine Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Neukine 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 Neukine

Is this Neukine habit forming or addictive?

Neukine 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 Neukine since it will not make you feel sleepy.

Safe

Is it safe?

Yes, Neukine is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Neukine for mental disorders.

No

Neukine Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Neukine

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

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Neukine

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

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

Neukine Price and Pack Size

Neukine 300 Injection

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Neukine 150 Injection

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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Neupogen® (Filgrastim)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 876
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 567-560