Myelosafe PG Tablet

S R Pharmaceuticals

Composition for Myelosafe PG NA Tablet

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Primarily used for

Multiple myeloma, Lepra reaction
10 tablets in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Myelosafe PG Tablet


Uses of Myelosafe PG Tablet

Myelosafe PG Tablet is used in the treatment of multiple myeloma and lepra reaction.

Side effects of Myelosafe PG Tablet


Headache, Weakness, Nausea, Rash, Breathlessness, Dizziness, Sleepiness, Edema, Loss of appetite, Decreased white blood cell count, Decreased calcium level in blood, Weight gain, Muscle weakness, Fatigue, Fever, Anxiety, Blood clots , Dry skin, Weight loss, Confusion, Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils), Neuropathy, Constipation, Tremor.


How to use Myelosafe PG 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. Myelosafe PG Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Myelosafe PG Tablet works

Myelosafe PG Tablet modulates the activity of body's immune system and helps indirectly attacking the cancer cells. It also stops the growth of blood vessels in cancer.

In Depth Information on Myelosafe PG Tablet

Expert advice for Myelosafe PG Tablet

  • You may be monitored with regular blood tests before and during the treatment as lenalidomide may cause a fall in the white blood cells and platelets, required to fight infection and blood clotting.
  • Avoid activities that may cause bruising or injury and avoid contact with people who have colds or infections.
  • You should not donate blood, semen or serum during treatment and for 4 week after the end of treatment.
  • You may be at risk of developing acute myelogenous leukemia, Hodgkin lymphoma tumor lysis syndrome, fatal liver problems, severe skin reactions and fatal heart problems during treatment with lenalidomide. You should discuss in advance the benefits and risks of taking lenalidomide.
  • Lenalidomide is not recommended for use in children and adolescents under 18 years.
  • You should use proper contraceptive methods at least 4 weeks before, during and until 4 weeks after stopping treatment. 
  • Woman of childbearing potential will be required to undergo pregnancy tests before, every 4 weeks and after the treatment.
  • You should inform your doctor or dentist that you take lenalidomide before you receive any medical or dental care, emergency care, or surgery.
  • Do not drive or operate machines while taking lenalidomide as it may make you feel dizzy, tired, sleepy or have blurred vision.
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Myelosafe PG Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Myelosafe PG Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Myelosafe PG Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Myelosafe PG Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

You may feel dizzy, tired, sleepy, have vertigo or blurred vision after taking Myelosafe PG Tablet and this may affect your ability to drive.
Myelosafe PG Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Myelosafe PG Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Myelosafe PG Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Myelosafe PG Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Myelosafe PG Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Lenalidomide

Myelosafe pg an immunomodulatory and an antiangiogenic agent andis used to treat multiple myeloma, myelodysplastic syndromes and mantle cell lymphoma in certain patients. It is a chemotherapy-like drug and has the same cytotoxic effects as chemotherapy drugs as in to kill myeloma cells but the mechanism of action is different
Myelosafe pg is administered orally as a capsule
Myelosafe pg works by affecting the body's immune system and directly attacking the cancer cells
Hair loss could be a side effect of using Myelosafe pg. Always consult your doctor before its use.

Substitutes for Myelosafe PG

No substitutes found for this medicine
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