What is Revolade 50mg?
Revolade 50mg Tablet belongs to a class of drugs called thrombopoietin (TPO) receptor agonists, and is used to treat patients who have low platelet counts as a result of chronic immune thrombocytopenia or chronic hepatitis C virus infection. Revolade 50mg Tablet is also used in combination with other drugs to treat conditions such as severe aplastic anemia. Generally, this medicine is administered to those patients who have not responded very well to other medicines, or surgery.
Revolade 50mg Tablet is administered in the form of oral tablets, or via suspension, both of which are taken by the mouth, according to the dosage prescribed by the doctor.
What is Revolade 50mg Tablet used for?
REVOLADE 50mg Tablet is used to treat low blood platelet counts in adults with chronic (long-term) idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP), also called immune thrombocytopenic purpura. ITP is a blood disorder that may cause bleeding due to an abnormally low number of platelets in the blood.
revolade 50mg uses in ITP patients only when other treatments, including medications or surgery to remove the spleen, have not been successful enough in increasing the platelet levels. Revolade 50mg Tablet is used to increase the platelet levels enough to decrease the risk of bleeding, but it is not used to normalize platelet counts. Revolade 50mg Tablet belongs to a group of medications called thrombopoietin receptor agonists.
How to use Revolade Tablet
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor.eltrombopag how to take – Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Revolade 50 mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.
How Revolade Tablet works
Revolade 50 mg Tablet is a thrombopoietin agonist eltrombopag works by stimulating the formation of new platelets in the blood. Platelets help to reduce or prevent bleeding.
common possible revolade 50mg side effects
- Running nose
- Back pain
- Mouth ulcer
- Musculoskeletal (bone
- muscle or joint) pain
- Oropharyngeal pain
- Upper respiratory tract infection
- Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation)
- Hair loss
- Dry eye
Are there any missed dose instructions?
If you miss a dose of Eltrombopag, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
Expert advice for Revolade Tablet
Take Revolade 50mg Tablet on an empty stomach, either 1 hour before or 2 hours after meals.
Take Revolade 50mg Tablet at least 2 hours before or 4 hours after eating dairy products and calcium-fortified juices.
Storage of Revolade 50mg
Store this medication at room temperature, protect it from light and moisture, and keep it out of the reach of children.