Description of Cellcept 500 mg
cellcept 500 mg is a powerful immunosuppressive agent. It is used along with other tablet to avoid the body from rejecting an organ transplant.
cellcept 500 mg uses in combination with other treatment to keep your body from attacking and refuse your transplanted organ (such as kidney, liver, heart). It belongs to a class of treatment called immunosuppressants. It works by weakening your body’s defense system (immune system) to help your body agree the new organ as if it were your own.
How it works
cellcept 500 mg tablet works by suppressing the immune system which is especially responsible for organ rebound after a transplant has been completed.
Major & minor cellcept 500 mg side effects
- Stomach pain or swelling
- Nausea and Vomiting
- Trouble with sleeping
- Pain in the arms, legs and the back
- Uncontrolled shaking of arms or legs
- Persistent diarrhea
- puffiness of face, lips, eyelids, tongue, hands and feet
- Severe difficulty in breathing
- Chest pain
- Dizziness and fainting
- Black or tarry stools
The likelihood of missing an injectable cellcept 500 mg dosage is less since it is normally administered in a clinical setup. Take the missed oral dosage as soon as you remind it. If it is almost time for the next fixed dosage, then it is advisable to skip the missed dosage. Do not double the dosage to make up for the missed one.
Contact your physician if an overdose of this tablet is suspected.
Pregnancy – cellcept 500 mg price is not remind for use in pregnant women unless absolutely needed and the powerful advantages heavily outweigh the danger involved. The danger are significantly higher in the first trimester. Your physician will determine the best course of medication based on your clinical requirement.
Breast-feeding – This tablet is not remind for use in breastfeeding female. If the use of this tablet is absolutely needed, then your physician may ask you to discontinue breastfeeding.
Lesch-Nyhan/Kelley-Seegmiller syndrome – cellcept 500 mg is not remind for use in patients suffering from this rare genetic disorder precaused by the deficiency of hypoxanthine-guanine phosphoribosyl transferase (HGPRT) enzyme.
Women of childbearing age – Women of childbearing age should take suitable precautionary measures to prevent pregnancy while taking this tablet. It is suggest to undergo a serum/urine pregnancy test prior to taking this tablet.
Live vaccine – Vaccination with live and attenuated strains of microorganisms should be prevent while taking this tablet since the danger of severe infections is significantly high.
Intravenous injection – Intravenous route of administration should be uses for patients unable to take the oral form. The intravenous form should be administered as a slow infusion over a time of 2 hours.
Skin Cancer – Patients should prevent direct exposure to sunlight or sunlamps while taking this tablet due to the increased danger of skin cancer. suitable precautionary measures such as protective clothing, sunglasses, and sunscreen should be taken while stepping out.