TRAMETINIB 0.5MG TABLET (MEKINIST) UP TO 49% OFF

TRAMETINIB 0.5MG TABLET (MEKINIST) UP TO 49% OFF

DESCRIPTION

  • Composition : Trametinib
  • Manufacturer: Novartis
  • Indication: Skin Cancer
  • Packaging: Bottle
  • Dosage Form: Tablet

PACKAGE

  • 0.5mg

Brand Name:- Mekinist

Generic Name:- Trametinib

Manufacturer:- Novartis

Dosage Form:- Tablet

Strength:- 0.5mg

Composition:- Trametinib

Packaging:- 30 tablets

Indication:- Skin Cancer

Storage:- Store at room temperature

Overview
Mekinist (Trametinib) is used in the treatment of metastatic melanoma (skin cancer that has spread to other areas of the body). This medicine comes in the form of tablets. This medicine has to be taken orally. This medication works by slowing the growth of cancer cells. Do not take this medicine in the wrong way as it may lead to some severe side effects. Take this medicine according to your doctor’s dosing schedule. It is advisable not to change or stop the dose without taking suggestions from the doctor. If you experience any symptoms while receiving this medicine, inform your doctor immediately. Protect this medicine from heat and light.

Pharmacodynamics Of Mekinist (Trametinib Tablet)
Trametinib is a reversible inhibitor of the mitogen-activated extracellular signal-regulated kinase 1 (MEK1) and MEK2 activation and MEK1 and MEK2 kinase activity. After the oral administration of Trametinib, the effect of this medicine can be absorbed in 1.5 hours.

Side Effects Of Mekinist (Trametinib Tablet)

This medication may cause some unwanted side effects. Immediate medical attention is required otherwise it can also lead to higher risk. Discuss the risks and benefits of this medication with your medical advisor before starting the treatment.

Common Side Effects

  • Diarrhea
  • Bleeding
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Bloating
  • Coughing up blood
  • Dizziness
  • Lightheadedness
  • High blood pressure.
  • Abdominal pain
  • Shortness of breath
  • Allergic reaction
  • Swelling
  • Itching
  • Chest pain
  • Dry skin
  • Weakness
  • Weight gain
  • Nose bleeds
  • Constipation
  • Dry mouth
  • Dehydration
  • Anemia
  • Irregular heartbeat
  • Back pain
  • Fever
  • Blurred vision
  • Hair loss
  • Cough
  • Pounding in the ears

Note- contact your doctor, if any side effects occur

Take this medicine as prescribed by your doctor. Do not crush or chew. Take this medicine on an empty stomach. Take this medicine one hour before or two hours after the meals.

Missed Dose
It is advisable not to miss a dose. If you miss a scheduled dose of this medicine, contact your doctor immediately.

Overdose
In case of an overdose, the doctor will provide emergency medical treatment.

Usage Of Mekinist (Trametinib)
Mekinist (Trametinib) is a cancer medicine. This medicine interferes with the growth and spread and cancer cells in the body. It is also used in combination with other medicines to treat thyroid cancer and non-small cell lung cancer. Take this medicine on an empty stomach one hour before or two hours after the meals. Take this medication at the same time of the day to get the most benefits from it. Your doctor will set your dosing schedule according to your medical conditions and response to the treatment. Do not stop the use of this medicine without taking permission from your doctor. Take this medicine as prescribed by your medical advisor. Try not to miss your regular dosing schedule. Do not use this medicine if you are pregnant.

Before starting treatment with the Mekinist tablet, do not forget to discuss your previous medical history with your doctor.

Contraception

Use effective methods of contraception to prevent pregnancy while taking this medicine.

Children and adolescents

This medicine is not advisable for use in children and adolescents.

 

Warnings For Female

  • Pregnancy

Mekinist tablets shouldn’t be used by women who are pregnant. It is recommended that this medication should be avoided during pregnancy.

  • Breastfeeding

This medicine is not recommended for breastfeeding unless it is necessary. Please consult your medical advisor before starting treatment with this medication.

General Warning And Instructions

  • This medicine may increase the risk of bleeding.
  • Trametinib medication increases the risk of developing blood clots.
  • Skin problems can occur such as rash, irritation, and skin ulcers that may become infected
  • Regular monitoring of blood pressure is required while receiving treatment with Mekinist.
  • If you have a history of heart disease. Do not take this medicine without obtaining permission from your doctor
  • This medicine may increase blood sugar levels.
  • This medication increases the risk of eye problems like- vision change and pain in the eyes.

Cautions

  • Do not crush, chew, or break the tablet.
  • Not safe for pregnant women
  • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery.
  • Do not breastfeed while receiving this medication.

DESCRIPTION

  • Composition : Trametinib
  • Manufacturer: Novartis
  • Indication: Skin Cancer
  • Packaging: Bottle
  • Dosage Form: Tablet

PACKAGE

  • 0.5mg
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