What is Actorise 25mcg?
Actorise 25mcg Injection is used for Anemia due to chronic kidney disease, Anemia associated with chronic kidney failure, Symptomatic anemia in adult cancer patients receiving chemotherapy, Anemia due to chemotherapy and other conditions.Actorise 25mcg Injection may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Actorise 25mcg Injection contains Darbepoetin Alfa as an active ingredient.
Actorise 25mcg Injection works by stimulating bone marrow to produce more red blood cells.
Uses of Actorise 25mcg
darbepoetin alfa uses in the treatment of anemia due to chronic kidney disease and anemia due to chemotherapy.
How to use Actorise Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Actorise 25mcg Injection works
Actorise 25 Injection is an erythropoiesis-stimulating agent (ESA). how does darbepoetin alfa work It works by stimulating the bone marrow (soft tissue inside the bones which produces red blood cells) to produce more red blood cells.
this all are darbepoetin alfa side effects here
- Myocardial infarction
- Increased mortality
- Peripheral edema
If you suspect that you could be suffering from an overdose with darbepoetin alfa dosage , you are probably in need of medical attention as soon as possible. Contact your local poison control center immediately. Alert your personal doctor as soon as you can. In case of Actorise 25mcg overdose you might experience some of the following symptoms: dizziness, headache, itching, upper stomach fullness, face redness, vision problems, shortness of breath, etc.
- Missed Dose
In order to get the best results from you treatment with Actorise, you should to take Actorise on a regular basis. If you happen to forget to take one of your doses of Actorise, you must ask your physician for further instructions.
Actorise Injection – Precautions & How to Use
Before using Actorise Injection, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
Consult your doctor if you have sickle cell anemia, fits, liver disease
Contact doctor if experiencing change in frequency of seizures
If you have not responded to medicines used to treat anemia, allergy to latex, hepatitis C
If you have unusual tiredness or lack of energy, or suffering from cancer of breast, lung, lymph nodes or cervix
If you suffer from severe headache, confusion, drowsiness, problems with your eyesight, high blood pressure, nausea, vomiting or fits after taking drug
Incresaed risk of mortality, cardiovascular reactions, stroke, and tumor progression
Monitor blood pressure and hemoglobin regularly
Monitor hemoglobin levels frequently while on therapy
Proper disposal of needles or sharps
Expert advice for Actorise Injection
Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you have a history of blood disorders, cancer, heart disease, high blood pressure, seizures, or kidney disease.
Inform your doctor if you experience chest pain, breathing problems, sudden/severe headache, or difficulty with vision, speech, or walking. Requires regular BP monitoring.
Requires weekly haemoglobin(Hb) level monitoring when treatment starts and monthly thereafter.
Hb level should not exceed 1 g/dL in any 14-day span. Do not discontinue treatment without consulting your doctor, even if you feel better.