NEORAL 25MG CAPSULE

icon
Novartis India Ltd

Composition for Neoral 25mg Capsule

iconPrescription Required

Primarily used for

Organ transplantation, Bone marrow transplantation, Rheumatoid arthritis
Potentiallyunsafewith
icon
Lactation
DISCONTINUED
We do not sell this product at present

Medicine Overview of Neoral Capsule

uses

Uses of Neoral Capsule

NEORAL 25MG CAPSULE is used for organ transplantation, bone marrow transplantation, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis, nephrotic syndrome, uveitis and atopic dermatitis.
uses

Side effects of Neoral Capsule

Common

Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Increased hair growth, Increased blood pressure, Renal dysfunction, Loss of appetite, Diarrhoea, Tremor.

uses

How to use Neoral Capsule

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. NEORAL 25MG CAPSULE may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Neoral Capsule works

NEORAL 25MG CAPSULE is an immunosuppressant that works by decreasing the activity of body's immune system.

In Depth Information on Neoral Capsule

Expert advice for Neoral Capsule

  • Neoral, like all immunosuppressants, increases the risk of infection and certain cancers. Avoid being close to people with cold, flu or other contagious illness.
  • Do not receive a "live vaccine" while you are using Neoral. The live vaccine may not work well and may not fully protect you.
  • It may cause unwanted side effects like kidney damage, tremor, hirsutism, hypertension, and gum hyperplasia.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • Your doctor may ask to get Neoral blood concentration level, to avoid side effect due to high concentrations.
  • Your doctor may ask to get kidney function test done regularly to avoid kidney damage.
video imgplay img
Warnings
Special precautions for NEORAL 25MG CAPSULE
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
NEORAL 25MG CAPSULE 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.
...
+more
Lactation
UNSAFE
NEORAL 25MG CAPSULE is usafe to use during lactation. Data
suggests that the drug may cause toxicity to the baby, or the mother is suffering from a condition in which breast feeding is not advisable.
...
+more
Driving
It is not known whether NEORAL 25MG CAPSULE alters the abili
ty to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
...
+more
Kidney
CAUTION
NEORAL 25MG CAPSULE should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of NEORAL 25MG CAPSULE may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Regular monitoring of kidney function test is advised while you are taking this medicine.
...
+more
Liver
CAUTION
NEORAL 25MG CAPSULE should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of NEORAL 25MG CAPSULE may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Regular monitoring of kidney function test is advised while you are taking this medicine.
...
+more
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Gero 80mg/2ml Injection, Itragreat 100mg Capsule, Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Azibey 200mg Suspension

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Cyclosporine, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Related Articles

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Neoral 25mg Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Cyclosporine

No, Neoral is not cytotoxic.
No, Neoral is not a steroid or sulfa drug, but a cyclic peptide isolated from fungal source
No, Neoral is not known to impair fertility and has no known effects on birth contro
No, Neoral has no known effects on weight gain, constipation or hair loss.
+more

User Submitted Feedback For NEORAL 25MG CAPSULE

Survey Participants: 1
Disclaimer
“The following are the results of on-going survey on 1mg.com for NEORAL 25MG CAPSULE. These results only indicate the perceptions of the website users. Please base your medical decisions only on the advice of a doctor or a registered medical professional.”

Substitutes for Neoral Capsule

Grafotas 25mg Capsule
Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹24.96/Capsule
save 57%
Iminoral 25mg Capsule
Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹25.7/Capsule
save 55%
₹26.21/Soft Gelatin Capsule
save 54%
₹26.21/Capsule
save 54%
₹27.58/Soft Gelatin Capsule
save 52%
Top Ophthalmologists
Dr. Anita Sethi
MBBS, MD, DNB, Fellowship
4.8
4.9
Dr. Shishir Agrawal
MBBS, MS, Fellowship, Fellowship
4.9
4.4
4.9
cross img