What is Xeloda 500mg Tablet?
xeloda 500 mg Tablet is an anticancer medicine which is used in the treatment of colorectal and breast cancer. xeloda uses only under the supervision of a qualified healthcare professional. It may cause severe liver and kidney injury if taken in high quantities. Close monitoring of blood cell count is necessary while receiving this medicine.
Uses of Xeloda 500 mg Tablet
What is it prescribed for?
xeloda 500 mg online in the treatment of Dukes’ stage C colon cancer and metastatic colorectal carcinoma.
buy xeloda 500 mg tablet alone or in combination with other medicines in the treatment of breast cancer.
Major & minor Xeloda 500 mg Tablet side effects
- Abdominal pain
- Hair loss
- Low white blood cell count
- Blurred vision
- Dry mouth
- Increased sensitivity of the skin to sunlight
- Muscle or joint pain
- Loss of appetite
- Bone pain
It is advised that you do not miss any Xeloda 500mg dosage of this medicine. If you miss any dose, you should contact your doctor immediately.
Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
Warnings for special population
Pregnancy – This xeloda 500 mg is not recommended for use in pregnant women.
Breast-feeding – This Xeloda 500mg online is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women except in life-threatening conditions. Your doctor may advise you to discontinue breastfeeding or to discontinue the medicine based on your clinical condition.
Diarrhea and Dehydration – Xeloda 500 mg Tablet may cause severe diarrhea which causes electrolytes loss and increases the risk of dehydration and kidney injury. Close monitoring of kidney function is necessary while receiving this medicine. If symptoms of diarrhea get worse, the treatment should be discontinued and a suitable anti-diarrheal treatment should be initiated.
Skin reactions – This xeloda effectiveness may cause severe skin reactions like Stevens-Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis (TEN). Inform the doctor immediately if any symptoms of skin rashes and itching appear. In patients with severe skin reactions, treatment with this medicine should be discontinued and an alternative medicine should be given.
Effect on blood – Xeloda 500 mg pills may reduce the number of white blood cells (neutrophils) and platelets. This may make the patients more prone to catch an infection. Close monitoring of blood cell count is necessary while receiving this medicine. The baseline of the blood cell count should be obtained before initiation of the treatment. Do not start the treatment if the counts are less than the normal value.
Infections – The chances of infections are more in patients receiving this xeloda reviews. Hold the treatment with this medicine and start with broad-spectrum antibiotics if there are any signs and symptoms of infection like a fever or a sore throat. Close monitoring of the body temperature and the blood cell count is necessary while receiving this medicine.
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