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Thycad

Manufactured by: Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Thalidomide

Prescription Required

106 people have bought this recently

Thycad

Manufactured by: Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Thalidomide

Prescription Required

106 people have bought this recently

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Thycad Information

Thycad Benefits & Uses

Thycad is used to treat the following -

Thycad 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 Thycad

Thalidomide

Thycad Side Effects

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

  1. Headache Mild
  2. Sleepiness
  3. Nausea or vomiting
  4. Rash
  5. Shortness of Breath
  6. Weakness
  7. Dizziness Mild
  8. Edema Severe
  9. Loss of appetite
  10. Decreased Calcium Level
  11. Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils)
  12. Weight gain
  13. Fatigue
  14. Muscle twitching (painless)
  15. Fever Mild
  16. Anxiety Mild
  17. Dry Skin
  18. Weight Loss
  19. Confusion
  20. Constipation Severe
  21. Tremor
  22. Peripheral Neuropathy Severe

Thycad Related Warnings

Is the use of Thycad safe for pregnant women?

Thycad can cause severe side effects if taken during pregnancy, so, pregnant women should talk to their doctor before taking it.

Severe

Is the use of Thycad safe during breastfeeding?

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

Unknown

What is the effect of Thycad on the Kidneys?

Thycad rarely affects the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Thycad on the Liver?

Thycad has very mild side effects on the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Thycad on the Heart?

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

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Thycad with Other Drugs

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

Thycad Contraindications

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

  1. Drug Allergy
  2. Bradycardia (Slow Heart Rate)
  3. Epilepsy
  4. Bleeding
  5. Gastrointestinal Bleeding

Frequently asked Questions about Thycad

Is this Thycad habit forming or addictive?

Thycad does not cause addiction.

No

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

No, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery after taking Thycad as you may feel sleepy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but consume Thycad only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Thycad cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

No

Thycad Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Thycad

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

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Thycad

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

Unknown

Details

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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Thalomid® (thalidomide)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 786
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 1195-1198
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