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Somastat

Manufactured by: Sun Pharma Laboratories Ltd

Contains / Salt: Somatostatin

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Somastat

Manufactured by: Sun Pharma Laboratories Ltd

Contains / Salt: Somatostatin

Prescription Required

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Somastat Information

Somastat Benefits & Uses

Somastat is used to treat the following -

Somastat 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 Somastat

Somatostatin

Somastat Side Effects

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

  1. Upset stomach
  2. Nausea or vomiting
  3. Rash
  4. Acute toxicity
  5. Loss of appetite
  6. Fatigue दुर्लभ
  7. Diarrhoea
  8. Stomach ache Mild
  9. Slow heart rate (pulse)

Somastat Related Warnings

Is the use of Somastat safe for pregnant women?

The effect of Somastat on pregnant women is unknown because research on this has not been done yet.

Unknown

Is the use of Somastat safe during breastfeeding?

No research work has been carried out till date on effect of Somastat on breastfeeding women. So it is not known whether taking Somastat will cause side effects or not.

Unknown

What is the effect of Somastat on the Kidneys?

[Organ] can be affected by Somastat. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it. You should take it again only after medical advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Somastat on the Liver?

Somastat can have moderate side effects on the [Organ]. If you notice any harmful effects then stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.

Moderate

What is the effect of Somastat on the Heart?

Somastat can have moderate side effects on the [Organ]. If you notice any harmful effects then stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Somastat with Other Drugs

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

Somastat Contraindications

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

  1. Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar)
  2. Heart Disease
  3. Kidney Disease
  4. Liver Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Somastat

Is this Somastat habit forming or addictive?

No, Somastat is not habit forming.

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

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

Safe

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Somastat only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Somastat for mental disorders.

नहीं

Somastat Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Somastat

Due to a lack of research, nothing can be said about the consequences of taking Somastat together with food.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Somastat

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

Unknown
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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Somatuline® (lanreotide)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 237-238