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Adlumab 40mg Injection

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Overview

Introduction

Adlumab 40mg Injection is a medicine used to treat a variety of conditions such as ankylosing spondylitis, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis, ulcerative colitis, and Crohn’s disease. It provides relief from swelling, pain, and redness associated with various disorders and improves physical function.

Adlumab 40mg Injection is given by a healthcare professional and should not be self-administered. You should use it regularly and at the same time each day to get the maximum benefit from it. Continue using it as recommended by your doctor and complete the dose even if you feel better.

Some of the common side effects of this medicine include headache, sinus inflammation, rash upper respiratory tract infection, and injection site reactions such as pain, redness, and swelling. Talk to your doctor if any of these side effects do not go away with time or get worse. Your doctor may help with ways to reduce or prevent these symptoms.

To make sure the medicine is safe for you, before taking it, let your doctor know if you have any problems with your heart, kidneys, or liver. You should also tell your doctor about all the other medicines you are taking. It is important for pregnant and breastfeeding women to ask the advice of their doctors before taking this medicine.

Side effects of Adlumab Injection

Common
  • Headache
  • Sinus inflammation
  • Rash
  • Upper respiratory tract infection
  • Injection site reaction

How to use Adlumab Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Adlumab Injection works

Adlumab 40mg Injection blocks the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, swelling and redness associated with certain joint diseases.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
SAFE
Consuming alcohol with Adlumab 40mg Injection does not cause any harmful side effects.
Pregnancy
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Adlumab 40mg Injection is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, there are limited human studies.
Breastfeeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Adlumab 40mg Injection is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
UNSAFE
Adlumab 40mg Injection may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Adlumab 40mg Injection may cause room spinning sensation and vision disturbances. This may affect your driving ability.
Kidney
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Adlumab 40mg Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Adlumab 40mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you forget to take Adlumab Injection?

If you miss a dose of Adlumab 40mg Injection, please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Quick Tips

  • It is given by injection under the skin (via subcutaneous).
  • Take it as per the dose and duration suggested by the doctor.
  • Inform your doctor immediately if you notice severe rash, hives, swelling of hands or face and shortness of breath.
  • Store the pen in the refrigerator. When refrigeration is not possible, you can also keep your pen at room temperature (less than 30°C) for up to 2 weeks. Do not freeze it.
  • Do not stop taking the medication suddenly without talking to your doctor first. 

Patient Concerns

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Suffering from ulcerative colitis in large intestine bleeding in stool, acute acidity
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Physician
for acidity take Neksium 40mg once daily in empty stomach for 10 daysfor rest problem consult surgeon or Gastroentrologist
Suffering from ultratics colitis i have done colonoscopy test 04 months back From 05 months how many months I have to take medicines is it cure completely
Dr. Kunal Parasar
Surgical Gastroenterology
Ulcerative colitis is a lifelong disease with remission and exacerbations. Durations of remission cant b predicted all d time
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FAQs

Q. Is adalimumab a steroid/ causes weight gain?

Adalimumab is not a steroid but it may cause weight gain

Q. Can I take adalimumab in shingles?

You will be recommended to take herpes zoster (shingles) vaccination before starting adalimumab treatment. Seek immediate medical attention in case if you come into contact with someone who has chickenpox or shingles

Q. Can I take adalimumab with ibuprofen/tylenol/naproxen/antibiotics/probiotics?

Patients should follow doctor's advice before taking antibiotics with adalimumab as few may cause interaction.

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