Aprecap 150mg Injection

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Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Aprecap 150mg Injection

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Medicine Overview of Aprecap Injection

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Uses of Aprecap Injection

Aprecap 150mg Injection is used in vomiting.
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Side effects of Aprecap Injection

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Headache, Dyspepsia, Fatigue, Increased liver enzymes, Decreased appetite, Constipation.

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How to use Aprecap Injection

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

How Aprecap Injection works

Aprecap 150mg injection is an antiemetic medication. It inhibits the action of a chemical messenger in the brain that may cause vomiting, during the administration of cancer treatment drugs.

In Depth Information on Aprecap Injection

Expert advice for Aprecap Injection

  • Aprepitant can only prevent nausea and vomiting and is not used for its treatment. Do not start aprepitant if you are already having nausea or vomiting.
  • If you have liver disease, you may be monitored with liver function test regularly, as it may affect the breakdown of this medicine in your body.
  • You are advised to use another or additional non-hormonal form of birth control method during and after up to 2 months of using aprepitant, as certain hormonal birth control [e.g. birth control pills, skin patches, implants, and certain intrauterine devices (IUDs)] may not work adequately when taken along with aprepitant. 
  • Do not drive or use machinery while taking Aprepitant as it may make you feel dizzy and sleepy.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Aprecap 150mg Injection
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Alcohol
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Pregnancy
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Aprecap 150mg Injection is probably usafe to use during lact
ation. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Aprecap 150mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tir
ed, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Aprecap 150mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidn
ey disease. No dose adjustment of Aprecap 150mg Injection is recommended.
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Liver
Aprecap 150mg Injection is probably safe to use in patients
with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Aprecap 150mg Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Azivent 500mg Tablet, Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Decamycin 4mg Injection

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Aprepitant, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Aprecap 150mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Aprepitant

Aprecap is used in adults in combination with other medicines to prevent nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy (cancer treatment) or in some cases after a surgery
Aprecap is an antiemetic that works by blocking the action of neurokinin, a natural substance in the brain that causes nausea and vomiting.

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