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ESPOGEN 2000 IU INJECTION

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Rs.1020for 1 vial(s) (1 injection each)
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Composition FOR ESPOGEN

Epoetin Alfa(2000 iu)

food interaction for ESPOGEN

alcohol interaction for ESPOGEN

pregnancy interaction for ESPOGEN

lactation interaction for ESPOGEN

medicine interaction for ESPOGEN

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alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
medicine
It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Espogen 2000 iu injection at a fixed time.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Espogen 2000 iu injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Espogen 2000 iu injection is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
SAFE
  • MODERATE INTERACTION
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  • SALT INFORMATION FOR ESPOGEN

    Epoetin Alfa(2000 iu)

    Uses

    Espogen 2000 iu injection is used in the treatment of anemia, anemia due to chemotherapy and anemia due to chronic kidney disease.

    How it works

    Espogen 2000 iu injection is a growth factor that stimulates the bone marrow to produce more red blood cells

    Common side effects

    Rash, Injection site pain, Pain in extremity, Pulmonary thromboembolism, Arterial thromboembolism (blood clot in artery), Edema, Increased blood pressure, Hypersensitivity

    SUBSTITUTES FOR ESPOGEN

    21 Substitutes
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    • RENOCEL 2000 IU INJECTION
      (1 injection in vial)
      Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
      Rs. 712.37/injection
      Injection
      Rs. 712.37
      save 30% more per injection
    • ZYROP 2000 IU INJECTION
      (2 ML injection in vial)
      Zydus Cadila
      Rs. 347.50/ML of injection
      generic_icon
      Rs. 695
      save 66% more per ML of injection
    • REPOITIN 2000 IU INJECTION
      (1 ML injection in vial)
      Serum Institute Of India Ltd
      Rs. 366.88/ML of injection
      generic_icon
      Rs. 366.88
      save 64% more per ML of injection
    • EPOCEPT 2000 IU INJECTION
      (1 ML injection in vial)
      Lupin Ltd
      Rs. 650/ML of injection
      generic_icon
      Rs. 650
      save 36% more per ML of injection
    • VINTOR 2000 IU INJECTION
      (1 ML injection in vial)
      Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd
      Rs. 625.40/ML of injection
      generic_icon
      Rs. 625.40
      save 39% more per ML of injection

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    Expert advice FOR ESPOGEN

    • Take advice from doctor if you suffer or have suffered from fits (epilepsy), high blood pressure, severe liver failure or anemia from other causes.
    • Epoetin alfa should be used with caution in patients with a rare blood pigment disorder that affects skin and other organs (porphyria).
    • Ask your doctor for advice if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breast-feeding.

    Frequently asked questions FOR ESPOGEN

    Epoetin Alfa

    Q.

    What is epoetin alfa/ epoetin alfa injection used for?
    Epoetin alfa is used for treatment of anemia (low hemoglobin or abnormally reduced number of red blood cells) related to severe kidney disease, cancer chemotherapy for certain tumors or due to zidovudine treatment for HIV (Human immunodeficiency virus) infection. Epoetin alfa is also used in moderately anemic patients scheduled to have major bone surgery (hip or knee replacement surgery) to reduce the need for blood transfusion

    Q.

    How does epoetin alfa work?
    Epoetin alfa works by stimulating red blood cell production.

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    Content on this page was last updated on 08 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)