PULVANCE 125 MG TABLET


Overview

Uses of Pulvance Tablet

PULVANCE 125 MG TABLET is used in the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH).

Pulvance Tablet side effects

Common
  • Respiratory tract infection
  • Anemia (low number of red blood cells)

How to use Pulvance 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. PULVANCE 125 MG TABLET may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Pulvance Tablet works

PULVANCE 125 MG TABLET is an endothelin receptor blocker. It blocks the action of endothelin (a natural substance) that causes blood vessels to narrow (constrict). This narrowing increases the pressure in the blood vessels of the lungs. PULVANCE 125 MG TABLET helps relax these blood vessels and increases the supply of blood to the lungs.

Pulvance Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CAUTION
PULVANCE 125 MG TABLET is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
PULVANCE 125 MG TABLET is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
As PULVANCE 125 MG TABLET can induce hypotension (decrease of your blood pressure) which can make you feel dizzy and this can affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE
PULVANCE 125 MG TABLET is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of PULVANCE 125 MG TABLET is recommended.
Liver
CAUTION
PULVANCE 125 MG TABLET should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of PULVANCE 125 MG TABLET may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of PULVANCE 125 MG TABLET is not recommended in patients with moderate and severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Pulvance Tablet?

If you miss a dose of PULVANCE 125 MG TABLET, 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.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
PULVANCE 125 MG TABLET
₹114/Tablet
₹125.68/Tablet
10% costlier
₹190/Tablet
67% costlier
Bosenat 125 Tablet
Natco Pharma Ltd
₹125.69/Tablet
10% costlier
₹121.6/Tablet
7% costlier

Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed PULVANCE 125 MG TABLET to treat high pressure in the blood vessels that carry blood from the heart to the lungs (the pulmonary arteries).
  • It helps improve your quality of life, exercising ability, and delay disease progression.
  • Notify your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Your doctor may ask you to get routine blood tests done to check for anemia and to assess the functioning of your liver.
  • Do not drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how PULVANCE 125 MG TABLET affects you.
  • Inform your doctor if you notice weight gain, swelling of your arms and legs, or difficulty breathing.
  • Inform your doctor if you notice yellowing of skin/eye, dark urine, or stomach pain.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Pulvance with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Indizole, Itracip, Itraspan
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Fungis, EF Z, Rocflu
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Rosidoc, Rosustin, Rosucad
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Suvida Force
SERIOUS

FAQs

Q. What if I miss my dose?

Take Pulvance as soon you as remember it. However, do not take it if it is almost time for your next dose. Also, do not take an extra dose to make up for your missed dose.

Q. Can the use of Pulvance damage my liver?

Yes, Pulvance may cause liver damage. which is a rare side effect. Make sure that you don't miss any appointments to your doctor. Your doctor will order tests to make sure that your liver is working normally.

Q. I am a woman, what should I do if I am planning to become pregnant while taking Pulvance?

Talk to your doctor if you are planning to become pregnant while taking Pulvance. You should not get pregnant while taking Pulvance as this medicine can harm your baby. Call your doctor immediately and do not wait for your next appointment if you get pregnant while taking Pulvance.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 16th Aug 2018.
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