Pamidro 60 mg Injection


Overview

Uses of Pamidro Injection
Pamidro 60 mg Injection is used in the treatment of high calcium levels in the blood.
Pamidro Injection side effects
Common
  • Headache
  • Back pain
  • Musculoskeletal (bone, muscle or joint) pain
  • Indigestion
  • Heartburn
  • Diarrhoea
How to use Pamidro Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Pamidro Injection works
Pamidro 60 mg Injection is a bisphosphonate. It acts by suppressing the activity of osteoclasts, cells that cause the destruction of bone, thereby strengthening the bones and minimizing the risk of fractures.
Pamidro Injection related warnings
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Pamidro 60 mg Injection is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Pamidro 60 mg Injection is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
If you are taking Pamidro 60 mg Injection during breastfeeding, monitor baby's blood calcium levels during the first two months.
Driving
Pamidro 60 mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Pamidro 60 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Pamidro 60 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
Pamidro 60 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Pamidro 60 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of Pamidro 60 mg Injection in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.
What if you miss a dose of Pamidro Injection?
If you miss a dose of Pamidro 60 mg Injection, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Pamidro 60 mg Injection for the treatment of high blood calcium levels (hypercalcemia) or bone damage and pain that may occur with cancer.
  • It is given by injection into a vein, usually over at least 15 minutes or as directed by your doctor.
  • Drink plenty of fluids to prevent dehydration and kidney damage.
  • It can lower the level of calcium in the blood. Take calcium and vitamin D supplements as suggested by your doctor.
  • You may develop fever or flu like symptoms, such as chills, tiredness and weakness. These are usually temporary and should go away after a few days. You may take a pain reliever/fever reducer to prevent or treat these symptoms.
  • Pamidro 60 mg Injection may cause a rare condition called osteonecrosis of the jaw. Have regular dental check-ups and inform your doctor if you develop sudden pain in your jaw.
  • Your doctor will monitor your response to Pamidro 60 mg Injection by testing your bone mineral density (BMD). This is usually done every 1-3 years.
  • Do not take Pamidro 60 mg Injection if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Pamidro with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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FAQs

Q. How does Pamidro work?
Pamidro works by decreasing the level of calcium released into the blood by bones, thereby preventing calcium excess in the body
Q. Is Pamidro safe?
Yes. Pamidro is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor. In case of any side-effects, please consult your doctor.
Related Lab Tests
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 11th Jun 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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