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Octride

Manufactured by: Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Contains / Salt: Octreotide (100 mcg)

Prescription Required

206 people have bought this recently

Octride

Manufactured by: Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Contains / Salt: Octreotide (100 mcg)

Prescription Required

206 people have bought this recently

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

Octride Benefits & Uses

Octride is used to treat the following -

  1. एक्रोमेगली Primary
  2. कैरसिनोइड सिंड्रोम

Octride 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 Octride

Octreotide

Octride Side Effects

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

  1. Diarrhoea
  2. Abdominal Pain Mild
  3. Nausea or vomiting
  4. Constipation Moderate
  5. Flatulence Mild
  6. Headache Mild
  7. Increased Glucose level in the blood
  8. Gallstones Moderate
  9. Injection Site Allergic Reaction
  10. Hypoglycemia (Low blood sugar level)
  11. Hair Loss Mild
  12. Weight gain
  13. Tiredness

Octride Related Warnings

Is the use of Octride safe for pregnant women?

It is not known what effect Octride will have on pregnant women, because no research work has been carried out on this till date.

Unknown

Is the use of Octride safe during breastfeeding?

Information about safety of Octride for women who are breastfeeding is not available since scientific research on this is yet to be done.

Unknown

What is the effect of Octride on the Kidneys?

Octride 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 Octride on the Liver?

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

Moderate

What is the effect of Octride on the Heart?

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

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Octride with Other Drugs

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

Octride Contraindications

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

  1. Gallstones
  2. Allergy
  3. Liver Disease
  4. Heart Disease
  5. Kidney Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Octride

Is this Octride habit forming or addictive?

Octride is not addictive in nature.

No

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

Yes, you can operate a vehicle or heavy machinery after taking Octride since it does not cause drowsiness.

Safe

Is it safe?

Octride should be used only after doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Octride is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

No

Octride Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Octride

Due to the absence of research, it is difficult to say how Octride and food will interact.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Octride

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

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

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References

  1. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 930-931
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 238
  3. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Sandostatin® Lar Depot (octreotide acetate)
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