Capeta Nova – Capecitabine 500mg Tablet
International Name :
Capeta Nova 500mg Tablet
Active Ingredient :
Alkem Laboratories Limited
Fedelty Health Care operates companies in Venezuela, Saudi Arabia, Cambodia, Oman, Brazil, Lebanon, Chile, Peru, Cuba, and Fiji as Capeta Nova 500mg Tablet third-party manufacturer, online pharmacy dropshipping, major pharma exporter, and pharmaceutical contract manufacturer. Hospital supply, government supply, named patient supply, cold chain supply, and drop shipment are some of the other services they offer.
Capeta Nova 500mg Tablet is used in the treatment of cancer of breast, colon, and rectum. It may be also used to treat other conditions, as determined by the doctor. It is used alone or in combination with some other medicine as a part of chemotherapy.
Capeta Nova 500mg Tablet contains Capecitabine, which is an anti-cancer medication and is cytotoxic (causes cell death). When taken, it gets converted into 5-fluorouracil (chemical), which hampers the synthesis of genetic materials (DNA) in the cancer cells, thereby interferes with their growth. As a result, cancer cells’ growth is slowed down and eventually and they are killed.
Capeta Nova 500mg Tablet should be taken with food within 30 minutes after eating a meal. Your doctor will decide what dose is necessary and how often you need to take it. This will depend on what you are being treated for and may change from time to time. You should take it exactly as your doctor has advised. Taking it in the wrong way or taking too much can cause very serious side effects. It may take several weeks or months for you to see or feel the benefits but do not stop taking it unless your doctor tells you to.
Uses of Capeta Nova Tablet:
- Breast cancer
- Cancer of colon and rectum
Benefits of Capeta Nova Tablet:
In Breast cancer
Capeta Nova 500mg Tablet helps to treat breast cancer and it may be used alone or in combination with other medicines or treatment modalities like chemotherapy. It relieves the symptoms of breast cancer such as breast lumps, bloody discharge from nipples or changes in the shape or texture of the breast. Capeta Nova 500mg Tablet kills or stops the growth of cancer cells and also prevents the multiplication of cancer cells. Discuss with your doctor if any of the side effects bother you.
In Cancer of colon and rectum
Cancer of the colon and rectum, also known as colorectal cancer (CRC) or bowel cancer, is the development of cancer from two parts of the large intestine, namely, the colon or rectum. In this type of cancer, the person may notice symptoms such as blood in the stool, a change in bowel movements, weight loss, and fatigue. Capeta Nova 500mg Tablet treats and also lowers the risk of developing further cancerous growths (polyps) and bowel cancer. It kills or stops the growth of cancer cells and also prevents the multiplication of cancer cells. It is an effective, yet very toxic medicine and you should discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor. Avoid drinking alcohol or smoking while having this treatment and drink plenty of water to stay hydrated.
Side effects of Capeta Nova Tablet:
Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them.
Common side effects of Capeta Nova: –
- Abdominal pain.
- Blisters on fingers/feet.
How to use Capeta Nova Tablet:
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Capeta Nova 500mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Capeta Nova 500mg Tablet. Please consult your doctor.
Capeta Nova 500mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy as there is definite evidence of risk to the developing baby. However, the doctor may rarely prescribe it in some life-threatening situations if the benefits are more than the potential risks. Please consult your doctor.
Capeta Nova 500mg Tablet is unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Data suggests that the drug may cause toxicity to the baby.
Capeta Nova 500mg Tablet may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Capeta Nova 500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Capeta Nova 500mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Capeta Nova 500mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Capeta Nova 500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Capeta Nova 500mg Tablet may be needed. Use of Capeta Nova 500mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.