What is Temoside 250mg ?
Temoside 250mg Capsule is an anticancer agent used in the treatment of certain types of brain cancers. Temoside 250mg should be used with caution in patients with a known history of hepatic and renal impairment. It is not recommended for use in children under 3 years of age.
Uses of Temoside 250 mg Capsule
Anaplastic Astrocytomatemozolomide uses in the treatment of Anaplastic Astrocytoma (a type of brain cancer).
Glioblastoma MultiformeTemoside 250 mg Capsule is used in the treatment of glioblastoma multiforme (a type of brain cancer).
How to use Temoside Capsule
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. temozolomide how to take Do not chew, crush or break it. Temoside 250 mg Capsule is to be taken empty stomach.
How Temoside Capsule works
Temoside 250 mg Capsule is an anti-cancer medication. It enters the brain tissues and works by damaging the genetic material (DNA and RNA) of the cancer cells. This stops their growth and multiplication.
Major & minor stemozolomide side effects are here
- Loss of appetite
- Hair loss
- Viral infection
- Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils)
- Decreased white blood cell count (lymphocytes)
- Hemiparesis (weakness on one side of the body)
- Memory loss.
If you miss a dose of Temoside 250 mg Capsule or a scheduled appointment for a dose of Temoside 250 mg Capsule, call your doctor immediately for further instructions. Do not use extra medicine to make up for a missed dose.
Oral: Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor immediately in case of a suspected overdose. Injection: Since this medicine is administered by a qualified healthcare professional in the clinical or hospital setting, the likelihood of an overdose is very low. However, emergency medical Treatment Will Be Initiated By The Doctor If An Overdose With This Medicine Is Suspected.
Warning & Precautions
Talk to your doctor before taking this medicine, if you:
are allergic to temozolomide or any of the other ingredients of this medicine
have had an allergic reaction to dacarbazine (an anticancer medicine sometimes called DTIC)
have severely reduced blood cells (myelosuppression), such as your white blood, red blood and platelet count
have serious form of chest infection called Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia (PCP)
have ever had or might now have a hepatitis B infection
may have a small risk of other changes in blood cells, including leukaemia
more prone to infections, bruising or bleeding
have liver or kidney problems
Effective contraceptive precautions must be taken by patients who are taking Temoside
temoside 250mg price may make you feel tired or sleepy. In this case, do not drive or use any tools or machines or cycle until you see how this medicine affects you
You should stop breast-feeding while receiving treatment with Temoside
If you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor for advice before taking this medicine