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Composition for HEADON

Somatostatin(4 iu)

food interaction for HEADON

alcohol interaction for HEADON

pregnancy interaction for HEADON

lactation interaction for HEADON

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Headon 4 iu injection at a fixed time.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Headon 4 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
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

SALT INFORMATION for HEADON

Somatostatin(4 iu)

Uses

Headon 4 iu injection is used in the treatment of bleeding esophageal varices (dilated blood vessels in food pipe) and acromegaly.

How it works

Headon 4 iu injection works by blocking the action of growth hormone. It also decreases bleeding from food pipe by constricting (narrowing) the blood vessels.

Common side effects

Acute toxicity, Nausea, Rash, Stomach upset

SUBSTITUTES for HEADON

No substitutes found

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Content on this page was last updated on 30 January, 2015, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)