What is Hodpro 500mg?
Hodpro 500mg is used for Hodgkin’s disease, Non-hodgkin lymphomas, Small cell carcinoma of lung and other conditions. Hodpro 500mg may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Hodpro 500mg Capsule contains Procarbazine as an active ingredient.
Hodpro 500mg Capsule works by inhibiting protein, RNA and DNA synthesis.
Uses of Hodpro Capsule
How to use Hodpro Capsule
Avoid Hodpro 500 mg Capsule with tyramine-rich food such as cheese, smoked fish, meats and some types of beer.
How To Hodpro 500mg Work?
Procarbazine belongs to a group of medicines called antineoplastic alkylating agents.how does procarbazine work It works by inhibiting protein, RNA, and DNA synthesis, which helps to stop the growth of cancer cells in the body.
Side Effects of Hodpro 500mg
- mild nausea,
- loss of appetite,
- stomach pain;
- dry mouth,
- mild diarrhea;
- mild itching or rash,
- temporary hair loss;
- muscle of joint pain;
- feeling tired;
- urinating more than usual;
- changes in your menstrual periods.
Warning of Hodpro 500mg Capsule
Hodpro 500mg Capsule may cause symptoms such as flushing, increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
Hodpro 500mg Capsule is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Hodpro 500mg Capsule is unsafe to use during lactation. Data suggests that the drug may cause toxicity to the baby, or the mother is suffering from a condition in which breastfeeding is not advisable.
procarbazine usual dosage may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Hodpro 500mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Hodpro 500mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Hodpro 500mg Capsule is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Buy Hodpro 500mg should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Hodpro 500mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
What happens if I miss a dose?
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next scheduled dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose?
Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.