Gemtide – Teriparatide 250mg Injection
International Name :
Gemtide 250mg Injection
Active Ingredient :
Alkem Laboratories Limited
Fedelty Health Care operates companies in Venezuela, Saudi Arabia, Cambodia, Oman, Brazil, Lebanon, Chile, Peru, Cuba, and Fiji as Gemtide Injection 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.
Gemtide Injection is a man-made version of parathyroid hormone used to treat men and postmenopausal women who have severe osteoporosis with a high risk of fractures. It works by stimulating new bone formation, which improves bone density and decreases the risk of spinal fractures.
Gemtide contains Teriparatide is a synthetic form of the human parathyroid hormone, which helps to regulate calcium metabolism. It works by causing the body to build new bone and by increasing bone strength and bone mass density (BMD) (thickness) and reduce the risk of fractures by stimulating bone formation. It also increases the thickness of bone and rebuilds bones which reduces the risk of spine and hip fractures.
Gemtide Injection should be injected under the skin or given by a healthcare professional. You should use it regularly and at the same time each day to get the maximum benefit from it. Usually, it is recommended to take it for a maximum period of 2 years. However, follow the doctor’s advice and complete the course even if you feel better. It should be stored in the refrigerator at a temperature of 2°C to 8°C.
Uses of Gemtide Injection:
Benefits of Gemtide Injection:
Osteoporosis is a common condition that weakens bones, making them fragile and more likely to break. Gemtide Injection helps treat osteoporosis in men as well as in women after menopause. It slows down the rate at which bone is broken down in your body. This maintains bone density and reduces your risk of breaking a bone. The injection is given by a doctor or nurse and should not be self-administered. You can help improve the strength of your bones by doing regular exercise (especially weight-bearing exercise), eating healthy foods containing calcium and Vitamin D and reducing your consumption of alcohol and tobacco. Supplements of calcium and Vitamin D3 are also effective.
Side Effects of Gemtide Injection:
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 Gemtide: –
- Joint pain.
- Injection site reactions (pain, swelling, redness).
- Leg cramps.
How to use Gemtide Injection:
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Caution is advised when consuming alcohol with Gemtide Injection. Please consult your doctor.
Gemtide Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Information regarding the use of Gemtide Injection during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Gemtide Injection may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Gemtide Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Gemtide Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Use of Gemtide Injection is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
There is limited information available on the use of Gemtide Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
What if you forget to take Gemtide Injection:
If you miss a dose of Gemtide Injection, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.