PICEPT 180MG TABLET

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Lupin Ltd

Composition for PICEPT 180MG TABLET

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
399
₹39.9/tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of PICEPT TABLET

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Uses of PICEPT TABLET

Picept 180mg tablet is used in organ transplantation.
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Side effects of PICEPT TABLET

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea, Abdominal pain, Headache, Increased blood pressure, Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils).

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How to use PICEPT 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Picept 180mg tablet at a fixed time.

How PICEPT TABLET works

Picept 180mg tablet suppresses the activity of body's immune system and prevents rejection of the transplanted organ.

In Depth Information on PICEPT TABLET

Expert advice for PICEPT TABLET


  • Do not take the medicine if you are allergic to it or to any other content in the medicine.
  • Avoid using mycophenolate mofetil if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breast-feeding.
  • Take special precautions while taking mycophenolate mofetil if you have signs of infection (fever or sore throat), bleeding or bruising problems, or problems with the digestive system (ulcers).
  • Use an effective method of contraception before, during, and 6 weeks after taking this drug.
  • Exercise caution when stepping out in the sun while taking the medicine. Wear protective clothing and use sunscreen lotion to protect yourself from skin cancer.
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Warnings
Special precautions for PICEPT 180MG TABLET
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Picept 180mg tablet 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.
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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
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
GENEVAC B 20MCG INJECTION, ZUVIFLU PFS VACCINE, HEPAGLOB 100IU INJECTION, M VAC INJECTION

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for PICEPT 180MG TABLET

Frequently asked questions for Mycophenolate Mofetil

Q. Is mycophenolate mofetil a steroid drug?
No. Mycophenolate mofetil is not a steroid drug
Q. Is mycophenolate mofetil safe?
Mycophenolate mofetil is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
Q. Is mycophenolate mofetil cytotoxic?
Yes. Mycophenolate mofetil may cause death of immune cells and it also causes certain types of skin cancers. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

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