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Pegheal Injection

Manufactured by: Biochem Pharmaceutical Industries

Contains / Salt: Pegfilgrastim (6 mg)

Prescription Required

152 people have bought this recently

Pegheal Injection

Manufactured by: Biochem Pharmaceutical Industries

Contains / Salt: Pegfilgrastim (6 mg)

Prescription Required

152 people have bought this recently

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1 ml Prefilled in 1 Packet

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

Pegheal Benefits & Uses

Pegheal is used to treat the following -

  1. Neutropenia Primary

Pegheal 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 Pegheal

Filgrastim

Pegheal Side Effects

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

Pegheal Related Warnings

Is the use of Pegheal safe for pregnant women?

Pegheal may cause moderate side effects during pregnancy. If you feel its harmful effects, then stop taking this drug immediately, and do not take Pegheal again without your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Is the use of Pegheal safe during breastfeeding?

If you are breastfeeding, you may experience some harmful effects of Pegheal. In case you experience any of these, discontinue its use until you consult your doctor.

Moderate

What is the effect of Pegheal on the Kidneys?

Pegheal may have mild side effects on the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Pegheal on the Liver?

Very few cases of side effects of Pegheal on the liver have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Pegheal on the Heart?

There may be an adverse effect on the heart after taking Pegheal. 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 Pegheal with Other Drugs

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

Pegheal Contraindications

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

Is this Pegheal habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Pegheal has not been reported.

No

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

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

Safe

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Pegheal only as per medical advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Pegheal cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

No

Pegheal Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Pegheal

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

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Pegheal

Due to lack of research, nothing can be said about side effects of consuming alcohol while taking Pegheal.

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

Pegheal Price and Pack Size

Pegheal 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