Thaloda – Thalidomide 100mg Capsule
International Name :
Thaloda 100mg Capsule
Active Ingredient :
Alkem Laboratories Limited
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Thaloda 100mg Capsule is used in the treatment of multiple myeloma and lepra reaction. This medicine belongs to a group of medicines which affect how your immune system works. Thaloda 100 Capsule 10’s contains ‘Thalidomide’, which works by helping the body’s immune system and directly attacks cancer. It stops the development of cancer cells, stops the blood vessels growing in cancer, and stimulates the part of the immune system to attack the cancer cells. Thereby, Thaloda 100 Capsule 10’s helps treat multiple myeloma.
Thaloda 100mg Capsule should be taken on empty stomach, but try to have it at the same time every day to get the most benefits. 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 Thaloda Capsule:
- Multiple myeloma
- Lepra reaction
Benefits of Thaloda Capsule:
In Multiple myeloma
If you have multiple myeloma, your body is destroying bone faster than it is being replaced. This makes bones weak and painful and more likely to break. Thaloda 100mg Capsule may be prescribed along with other cancer treatments such as chemotherapy. It is an important part of your treatment and increases the survival rate of people with multiple myeloma. This medicine will kill the cancerous cells and prevent their further growth as well as spread to other parts of the body. Follow your doctor’s instructions carefully to get the most benefit. Supplements of calcium and Vitamin D3 are also effective and may be prescribed if you do not have high blood calcium levels.
In Lepra reaction
Lepra reactions are complicated inflammatory reactions that may occur before, during or after the treatment for leprosy, a serious bacterial skin disease. These reactions increase nerve damage and worsen disability in leprosy patients. Therefore lepra reactions need treatment with medicines such as Thaloda 100mg Capsule in order to stimulate the immune system and aid in recovery. This medicine will also prevent further damage due to lepra reactions. Take it as prescribed by the doctor to get the most benefit.
Side Effects of Thaloda Capsule:
Common side effects of Thaloda: –
- Edema (swelling).
- Loss of appetite.
- Decreased white blood cell count.
- Decreased calcium level in blood.
- Weight gain.
- Muscle weakness.
- Blood clots.
- Dry skin.
- Weight loss.
- Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils).
How to use Thaloda Capsule:
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Thaloda 100mg Capsule is to be taken empty stomach.
Thaloda 100mg Capsule may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol.
Thaloda 100mg Capsule is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy. Seek your doctor’s advice as studies on pregnant women and animals have shown significant harmful effects to the developing baby.
Thaloda 100mg Capsule is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
Thaloda 100mg Capsule may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
You may experience side effects, such as dizziness, tiredness, sleepiness or blurred vision with Thaloda 100mg Capsule and this may affect your ability to drive.
Thaloda 100mg Capsule is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Thaloda 100mg Capsule may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Thaloda 100mg Capsule is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Thaloda 100mg Capsule may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
What if you forget to take Thaloda Capsule:
If you miss a dose of Thaloda 100mg Capsule, 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.