Apriset 150mg Injection

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Alkem Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Apriset 150mg Injection

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Primarily used for

2314.28
₹231.43/Injection
10 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Apriset Injection

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Uses of Apriset Injection

Apriset 150mg Injection is used in Vomiting.
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Side effects of Apriset Injection

Common

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

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How to use Apriset Injection

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

How Apriset Injection works

Apriset 150mg injection 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 Apriset Injection

Expert advice for Apriset 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 Apriset 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
Apriset 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
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 Apriset 150mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Aprepitant

Apriset 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
Apriset 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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