APREPIT KIT

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Composition for APREPIT NA KIT

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Lactation
1000
₹1000.0/kit
1 kit in 1 packet
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Substitutes for APREPIT

No substitutes found for this medicine

Medicine Overview of APREPIT KIT

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Uses of APREPIT KIT

Aprepit kit is used in vomiting.
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Side effects of APREPIT KIT

Common

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

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How to use APREPIT KIT

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label before use. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Aprepit kit at a fixed time.

How APREPIT KIT works

Aprepit kit 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 APREPIT KIT

Expert advice for APREPIT KIT

  • 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 APREPIT KIT
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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
Aprepit kit is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Kidney
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
LEVOCET SYRUP, DECMAX 4MG TABLET, DECAMYCIN 4MG INJECTION, ZATHRIN REDIMIX SUSPENSION

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 APREPIT NA KIT

Frequently asked questions for Aprepitant

Q. What are aprepitant capsules/ what is aprepitant used for?
Aprepitant 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
Q. How does aprepitant work?
Aprepitant 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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