Aprepit Kit

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Composition for Aprepit NA Kit

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Primarily used for

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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. Aprepit Kit may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Aprepit Kit works

Aprepit kit 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 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
Alcohol
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Pregnancy
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Lactation
CAUTION
Aprepit Kit is probably usafe to use during lactation. Limi
ted human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Aprepit Kit may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decre
ase alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Aprepit Kit is safe to use in patients with kidney disease.
No dose adjustment of Aprepit Kit is recommended.
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Liver
Aprepit Kit is probably safe to use in patients with liver d
isease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Aprepit Kit 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, Dexadran 4mg Injection, Itragreat 200mg Capsule, Itragreat 100mg Capsule

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.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Aprepit NA Kit

Frequently asked questions for Aprepitant

Aprepit 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
Aprepit is an antiemetic that works by blocking the action of neurokinin, a natural substance in the brain that causes nausea and vomiting.

Substitutes for Aprepit

No substitutes found for this medicine
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