Bosentas 62.5mg Tablet

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Composition for Bosentas 62.5mg Tablet

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₹76.05/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Bosentas Tablet

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Uses of Bosentas Tablet

Bosentas 62.5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of pulmonary hypertension.
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Side effects of Bosentas Tablet

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Headache, Increased liver enzymes, Edema, Allergic reaction, Gastro-esophageal reflux disease, Diarrhoea, Anemia, Decreased blood pressure, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Respiratory tract infection.

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How to use Bosentas Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Bosentas 62.5mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Bosentas Tablet works

Bosentas 62.5mg tablet relaxes the blood vessels of the lungs, which in turn lowers the blood pressure.

In Depth Information on Bosentas Tablet

Expert advice for Bosentas Tablet

  • Bosentan controls the symptoms of pulmonary arterial hypertension but does not cure it. It may take 1-2 months or longer before you experience the full benefit of bosentan.
  • Do not stop taking bosentan suddenly even if you feel well as this may worsen your symptoms.
  • You may have to undergo regular blood test every month during the treatment to check for anemia (low hemoglobin) and liver function.
  • Do not drive or operate any tools or machines while using bosentan, as it may cause dizziness affecting your ability to drive and use machines.
  • While taking bosentan, women must use a highly effective form of birth control or two methods together (example, contraceptive pills plus barrier method) to prevent pregnancy during treatment.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Bosentas 62.5mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
CAUTION
Bosentas 62.5mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Bosentas 62.5mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lacta
tion. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

As Bosentas 62.5mg Tablet can induce hypotension (decrease of your blood pressure) which can make you feel dizzy and this can affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Bosentas 62.5mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidne
y disease. No dose adjustment of Bosentas 62.5mg Tablet is recommended.
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Liver
CAUTION
Bosentas 62.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Bosentas 62.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Bosentas 62.5mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with moderate and severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet, Onitraz 100mg Capsule, AF 150mg Tablet DT

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Bosentan, 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 Bosentas 62.5mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Bosentan

Bosentas is used in adults and children to treat high blood pressure in the vessels that carry blood to the lungs (pulmonary arterial hypertension). It is also used in adults for the treatment of painful and difficult to heal open sores on fingers and toes (digital ulcers)
Bosentas is effective if taken at recommended dosage and duration as advised by your doctor
Yes, Bosentas is an orphan drug
Bosentas is not a cytotoxic drug. However, studies have shown that Bosentas induces liver injury by accumulation of cytotoxic bile salts
Yes, it is available in India.
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