What is Jakavi 5mg Tablet?
jakavi 5mg Tablet is a type of kinase inhibitor used to treat bone marrow problems like myelofibriosis and polycythemia vera in case there is an inadequate response or intolerance towards hydroxyurea. Its mechanism involves blocking substances involved in myelofibriosis, like JAK1 and JAK2.
It is advised that you should not use jakavi 5mg Tablet if you have allergy to it or any other ingredient used in it, or have any serious infection. You should also first consult a doctor before taking it if you are pregnant, plan on becoming pregnant, or breastfeeding, on dialysis, taking any supplements, medication or herbal preparations, or have low white blood cells or low blood platelet count, anemia, or a history of liver problems, kidney problems, or skin cancer.
In adition to its intended effect, Jakavi 5Mg Tablet side effects too. In such cases, you must seek medical attention immediately. This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.
- Reduced blood platelets
Pregnancy: Jakavi novartis should not be used during pregnancy. If you become pregnant while taking this medication, contact your doctor immediately. Men and women taking ruxolitinib should use an effective method of birth control (e.g., birth control pill, condoms) during treatment.
Breast-feeding: Jakavi 5mg is not known if ruxolitinib passes into breast milk. Women taking ruxolitinib should not breast-feed.
Children: The safety and effectiveness of jakavi tablets have not been clearly established for children less than 18 years of age.
Key highlights of Jakavi 5Mg Tablet
Is It safe with alcohol?
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
Jakavi 20mg tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?
jakavi 20mg online is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
Does this affect kidney function?
Caution should be used in patients with renal impairment.