KIVICORT 6MG SUSPENSION

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Kivi Labs Ltd

Composition for KIVICORT 6MG SUSPENSION

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Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
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Food
42.42
5 ML in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of KIVICORT SUSPENSION

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Uses of KIVICORT SUSPENSION

Kivicort 6mg suspension is used in the treatment of severe allergic reaction, allergic disorders, asthma, cancer, rheumatic disorder, skin disorders and eye disorders.
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Side effects of KIVICORT SUSPENSION

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Electrolyte imbalance, Redistribution/accumulation of body fat, Bone degradation, Increased risk of infection, Muscle disorders, Increased blood pressure, Altered bone growth, Behavioural changes, Increased glucose level in blood, Cataract, Skin scar.

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How to use KIVICORT SUSPENSION

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Kivicort 6mg suspension at a fixed time.
Avoid Kivicort 6mg suspension with salad and vegetable diet.

How KIVICORT SUSPENSION works

Deflazacort is a corticosteroid drug. It increases the level of glucocorticoid in the body and works by decreasing the formation of substances that cause inflammation and suppresses immunity to stops self damage to body by immune system (auto-immune reactions occurring in organ transplants or cancer)..

In Depth Information on KIVICORT SUSPENSION

Expert advice for KIVICORT SUSPENSION

  • Do not take the medicine if  you are allergic to it or to any other content in the medicine.
  • Inform your doctor before taking this medicine If  you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breast-feeding a baby.
  • Stay away from people who are sick to prevent chances of infection as your immune system will be weak while taking this drug.
Warnings
Special precautions for KIVICORT 6MG SUSPENSION
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Kivicort 6mg suspension 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
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
SAFE
There is no interaction between driving and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
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Kidney
SAFE
There is no interaction between renal impairment and consumi
ng this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
ONABET POWDER, GLI 2MG TABLET, CYBLEX 60MG XR TABLET, CYBLEX 30MG TABLET XR

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for KIVICORT 6MG SUSPENSION

Frequently asked questions for Deflazacort

Q. Is deflazacort a steroid?
Yes, deflazacort is a steroid medicine also known as glucocorticoids which occur naturally in the body and help to maintain health and wellbeing.
Q. What is deflazacort used for?
Deflazacort has anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressant properties and is used for treating many conditions like allergy diseases, anaphylaxis, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, inflammatory skin diseases, autoimmune diseases (these diseases happen when your body’s immune system attacks the body itself and causes damage), and suppress the immune system in transplant patients.
Q. How does deflazacort work?
Deflazacort is a steroid medicine also known as glucocorticoids which occur naturally in the body. Taking steroids from outside will help in treating many illnesses involving inflammation by reducing the inflammation. Also, it stops the reactions known as autoimmune reactions which occur when your body's immune system attack the body itself and cause damage.
Q. Is deflazacort safe in pregnancy?
Deflazacort can cross the placenta and has the potential to produce developmental problems in the fetus (unborn child) like other steroids. It should only be used in pregnancy if the benefits of therapy are more than the risk to the unborn child. Always consult your doctor before taking this medicine during pregnancy.
Q. Is deflazacort approved in the United States?
Deflazacort has been approved in the United States by US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) for use in a condition called Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
Q. Is deflazacort better than prednisone?
Clinical studies have shown that deflazacort has a similar potency to prednisone and is better tolerated when used in the treatment of inflammatory conditions. However, consult your doctor for the right treatment of your condition with either of these medicines.
Q. Is deflazacort a painkiller?
Deflazacort is not a painkiller. It is a steroid medicine.
Q. Can I take Deflazacort with Tamsulosin?
Yes, Deflazacort can be taken with Tamsulosin. No harmful effects or any other interactions have been reported when they are used together.
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