Raparen 1mg Tablet

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La Renon Healthcare Pvt Ltd

Composition for Raparen 1mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Transplant rejection of kidney
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Pregnancy
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₹157.4/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Raparen Tablet

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Uses of Raparen Tablet

Raparen 1mg Tablet is used in Transplant rejection of kidney.
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Side effects of Raparen Tablet

Common

Nausea, Headache, Abdominal pain, Viral infection, Pneumonia, Reduced blood platelets, Increased heart rate, Decreased white blood cell count, Anemia, Urinary tract infection, Diarrhoea, Increased blood pressure, Bacterial infection, Fungal infection, Constipation, Herpes virus infection.

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How to use Raparen 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 Raparen 1mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Raparen Tablet works

Raparen 1mg tablet suppresses the activity of body's immune system and prevents rejection of the transplanted organ.

In Depth Information on Raparen Tablet

Expert advice for Raparen Tablet

  • You may be frequently monitored for renal function during concomitant administration of sirolimus and ciclosporin.
  • Sirolimus increase risk of infection and the risk of developing certain types of cancer (e.g., lymphoma, skin cancer). Seek immediate medical attention if you notice signs of infection (e.g., persistent sore throat, chills, and fever), any changes in the appearance or size of a mole, night sweats, unusual growths or lumps, or unusual tiredness or weakness.
  • Avoid use of live vaccines during treatment as the vaccination may be less effective when taking sirolimus.
  • Use effective methods of contraception during sirolimus therapy and for 12 weeks after sirolimus has been stopped.
  • Consult your doctor if you develop any liver problems, kidney problems, high cholesterol or triglycerides, low blood platelet levels, diabetes or high blood sugar, or lung or breathing problems or if you are considered to be at high risk for rejection, such as if you had a previous transplant that was lost to rejection.
  • Limit the exposure to sunlight and UV light by covering your skin with clothing and using a sunscreen with a high protection factor because of the increased risk for skin cancer, when receiving sirolimus.
  • Take sirolimus at the same time in relation to ciclosporin, and consistently with or without food, as its blood levels will be monitored.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Raparen 1mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Raparen 1mg Tablet 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Raparen 1mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactation
. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
It is not known whether Raparen 1mg Tablet alters the abilit
y to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
SAFE
Raparen 1mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney di
sease. No dose adjustment of Raparen 1mg Tablet is recommended.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Zathrin Redimix Suspension, PRATHAM 200MG REDIUSE SUSPENSION, Azibig 200mg Suspension, Azifine 200mg Suspension

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Raparen 1mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Sirolimus

Raparen is not dialyzable to significant extent. i.e. it will not be eliminated after dialysis.
Raparen is not a calcineurin inhibitor, but it has a similar suppressive effect on the immune system
Raparen is a cytotoxic agent
The Raparen-eluting stent is a metal stent coated with 140 µg/cm2 of Raparen blended with synthetic polymers. After stent implantation, Raparen is slowly released causing localized inhibition of growth of smooth muscle cells in the wall of the blood vessel in which it is implanted over a period of about 1 month
Raparen causes hair loss
Raparen alters certain body pathways to increase lipid/fat synthesis by the liver, thereby causing hyperlipidemia.
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