Rebif 44mcg Injection

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Composition for Rebif 44mcg Injection

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Primarily used for

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Alcohol
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1 Injection in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Rebif Injection

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Uses of Rebif Injection

Rebif 44mcg Injection is used in the treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS).
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Side effects of Rebif Injection

Common

Headache, Sweating, Fever, Chills, Flu-like symptoms.

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How to use Rebif Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Rebif Injection works

Rebif 44mcg injection modulates the body's immune system.

In Depth Information on Rebif Injection

Expert advice for Rebif Injection

• You will be regularly monitored with lab tests for liver function, thyroid function and blood cell count. • Inform your doctor if you have history of liver related issues, blood problem (anaemia, bleeding or blood clots), bone marrow depression, heart disease, seizures (fits/convulsions), alcohol addiction, depression or suicidal thoughts. • Seek medical attention if you notice symptoms of depression or have suicidal behaviour. • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. • Interferon beta 1A should not be given to patients who are allergic to Interferon Beta 1A or any of other Interferon Beta products or to human albumin.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Rebif 44mcg Injection
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Interferon beta-1a with alcohol can cause liver problems.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Rebif 44mcg Injection 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
Rebif 44mcg Injection is probably safe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Rebif 44mcg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired
, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Rebif 44mcg Injection should be used with caution in patient
s with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Rebif 44mcg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Rebif 44mcg Injection should be used with caution in patient
s with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Rebif 44mcg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Interferon Beta-1A, 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.
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Substitutes for Rebif

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