Fasturtec 1.5mg Injection

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Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Fasturtec 1.5mg Injection

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Primarily used for

high blood levels of uric acid
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
43269.2
₹14423.07/Injection
3 injections in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Fasturtec Injection

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Uses of Fasturtec Injection

Fasturtec 1.5mg Injection is used in the treatment and prevention of high blood levels of uric acid.
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Side effects of Fasturtec Injection

Common

Nausea, Headache, Vomiting, Rash, Urticaria, Fever, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Fasturtec Injection

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

How Fasturtec Injection works

Fasturtec 1.5mg injection works by removing excess uric acid from the body, which is produced when cancer cells are destroyed during chemotherapy.

In Depth Information on Fasturtec Injection

Expert advice for Fasturtec Injection

  • Seek immediate medical attention if you develop severe allergic reaction: swelling of the face, lips, tongue or other part of your body; shortness of breath, wheezing or breathing problems; rash, itching or hives.
  • Discontinue taking rasburicase if you develop hemolysis (abnormal break down of blood) or methemoglobinemia (abnormal blood pigment levels).
  • You may be monitored for uric acid level to decide the duration of treatment.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Fasturtec 1.5mg Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Fasturtec 1.5mg 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Fasturtec 1.5mg Injection should be used with caution during
lactation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
It is not known whether Fasturtec 1.5mg Injection alters the
ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
SAFE
Fasturtec 1.5mg Injection is safe to use in patients with ki
dney disease. No dose adjustment of Fasturtec 1.5mg Injection is recommended.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Fasturtec 1.5mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Rasburicase

No. Fasturtec is not a chemo or cytotoxic drug.

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