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Visudyne Powder for Injection

Manufactured by: Novartis India Ltd

Contains / Salt: Verteporfin

Prescription Required

215 people have bought this recently

Visudyne Powder for Injection

Manufactured by: Novartis India Ltd

Contains / Salt: Verteporfin

Prescription Required

215 people have bought this recently

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INJECTION Pack Size: 1 NOS

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Visudyne Information

Visudyne Benefits & Uses

Visudyne is used to treat the following -

Visudyne 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 Visudyne

Verteporfin

Visudyne Side Effects

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

  1. Edema Moderate
  2. Visual Disturbance
  3. Headache Mild
  4. Conjunctivitis Moderate
  5. Fever Mild
  6. Nausea or vomiting
  7. Vertigo Mild
  8. Injection Site Allergic Reaction
  9. Back Pain Mild
  10. Flu-like Symptoms

Visudyne Related Warnings

Is the use of Visudyne safe for pregnant women?

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

Moderate

Is the use of Visudyne safe during breastfeeding?

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

Unknown

What is the effect of Visudyne on the Kidneys?

Very few cases of side effects of Visudyne on kidney have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Visudyne on the Liver?

Visudyne can have moderate side effects on the liver. 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 Visudyne on the Heart?

Visudyne is rarely harmful for the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Visudyne with Other Drugs

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

Visudyne Contraindications

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

  1. Drug Allergy
  2. Liver Disease
  3. Porphyria
  4. Radiation Sickness

Frequently asked Questions about Visudyne

Is this Visudyne habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Visudyne is addictive.

No

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

Visudyne does not cause dizziness or sleep, so you can drive a vehicle or operate machinery also.

Safe

Is it safe?

Visudyne 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?

There is no benefit of taking Visudyne for mental disorders.

No

Visudyne Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Visudyne

There isn't any research available on the side effects of taking Visudyne with food.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Visudyne

Information about the interaction of Visudyne and alcohol is not currently 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; Visudyne® (verteporfin)