Procarb 50mg Tablet

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Composition for Procarb 50mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Lactation
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Medicine Overview of Procarb Tablet

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Uses of Procarb Tablet

Procarb 50mg Tablet is used in the treatment of Hodgkin’s disease.
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Side effects of Procarb Tablet

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Decreased appetite.

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How to use Procarb 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 Procarb 50mg Tablet at a fixed time.
Avoid Procarb 50mg Tablet with tyramine-rich food such as cheese, smoked fish, meats and some types of beer.

How Procarb Tablet works

Procarbazine belongs to a group of medicines called antineoplastic alkylating agents. It works by inhibiting protein, RNA, and DNA synthesis, which helps to stop the growth of cancer cells in the body..

In Depth Information on Procarb Tablet

Expert advice for Procarb Tablet

  • Inform your doctor if you are suffering from severe hepatic or kidney disease, any disorder of the heart or circulation, have a tumor on the adrenal gland, causing high blood pressure, epilepsy (fits) or had stroke.
  • Inform your doctor if you have severe leucopenia or thrombocytopenia from any cause.
  • Take precautions as Procarbazine may lower the ability of your body to fight infections making you susceptible to infections.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery as Procarbazine may cause drowsiness.
  • You may need to regularly check and monitor blood counts due to the possibility of bone-marrow suppression with Procarbazine therapy. 
  • Do not take any live vaccines during or within at least 6 months of treatment with Procarbazine.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Procarb 50mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Procarb 50mg Tablet may cause symptoms such as flushing, inc
reased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Procarb 50mg 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
UNSAFE
Procarb 50mg Tablet 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.
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Driving
Procarb 50mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Procarb 50mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Procarb 50mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Procarb 50mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Procarb 50mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Procarb 50mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Procarb 50mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
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