Venetoclax



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Venetoclax Information



Venetoclax Benefits & Uses

Venetoclax is used to treat the following -

Venetoclax 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.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage
Adult
  • Disease: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Before or After Meal: Either
  • Single Maximum Dose: 20 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 1 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: dose should be given as 1st week 20 mg daily, 2nd week 50 mg daily, 3rd week 100 mg, 4th week 200 mg and 5th week 400 mg
Geriatric
  • Disease: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Before or After Meal: Either
  • Single Maximum Dose: 20 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 1 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: dose should be given as 1st week 20 mg daily, 2nd week 50 mg daily, 3rd week 100 mg, 4th week 200 mg and 5th week 400 mg


Venetoclax Side Effects

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

Severe

Moderate

Mild

Venetoclax Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Venetoclax safe for pregnant women?


    Side effects of Venetoclax during pregnancy are not known because scientific research on this topic hasn't been done.

    Unknown
  • Is the use of Venetoclax safe during breastfeeding?


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

    Unknown
  • What is the effect of Venetoclax on the Kidneys?


    Venetoclax rarely harms the kidneys.

    Mild
  • What is the effect of Venetoclax on the Liver?


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

    Mild
  • What is the effect of Venetoclax on the Heart?


    You can take Venetoclax without any fear of damage to the heart.

    Safe


Severe Interaction of Venetoclax with Other Drugs

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

Severe



Venetoclax Contraindications

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



Frequently asked Questions about Venetoclax

  • Is this Venetoclax habit forming or addictive?


    Venetoclax is not addictive in nature.

    No
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


    No, you should do not do anything that requires concentration and attention as the Venetoclax can make you feel drowsy.

    Dangerous
  • Is it safe?


    Venetoclax is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


    No, the use of Venetoclax in mental disorders is not effective.

    No

Venetoclax Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Venetoclax


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

    Unknown
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Venetoclax


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

    Unknown


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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience


References

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Venclexta® (venetoclax)

April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 1258-1260



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