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Rokfos 5mg Infusion

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Composition for Rokfos 5mg Infusion

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Primary uses of Rokfos 5mg Infusion

MRP
2950
₹29.5/Infusion
100 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Rokfos Infusion

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Uses of Rokfos Infusion

Rokfos 5mg Infusion is used in the treatment of osteoporosis. It treats osteoporosis in postmenopausal women and men at high risk of fractures.
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Rokfos Infusion side effects

Common

Musculoskeletal (bone, muscle or joint) pain, Headache, Heartburn, Difficulty in swallowing.

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How to use Rokfos Infusion

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

How Rokfos Infusion works

Rokfos 5mg Infusion is a bisphosphonate. It acts by suppressing the activity of osteoclasts, cells that cause the destruction of bone, thereby strengthening the bones and minimizing the risk of fractures.

In Depth Information on Rokfos Infusion

Expert advice for Rokfos Infusion

  • Taken once a year by a 15-minute infusion.
  • Take calcium and vitamin D to help build your bones when taking Rokfos 5mg Infusion.
  • Do not take during pregnancy or breastfeeding. Tell your doctor if you become pregnant while taking Rokfos 5mg Infusion.
  • Inform your doctor if you experience pain in jaw. This problem may be seen after dental work.
  • Your doctor will monitor your response to Rokfos 5mg Infusion by testing your bone mineral density (BMD). This is usually done every 1-3 years.
  • Some patients develop fever or flu-like symptoms, such as chills, tiredness and weakness. These symptoms are usually mild-moderate and should go away after a few days.
  • May cause nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, headache, and pain in bones, joints and muscles.
  • May cause atrial fibrillation (abnormal heart rhythm). Tell your doctor if you have a heart rhythm problem.
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Rokfos Infusion related warnings
Special precautions for Rokfos Infusion
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Rokfos 5mg Infusion 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.
Lactation
Rokfos 5mg Infusion is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Rokfos 5mg Infusion may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Rokfos 5mg Infusion in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Rokfos 5mg Infusion in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Rokfos Infusion?uses

If you miss a dose of Rokfos 5mg Infusion, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Frequently asked questions about Rokfos Infusion

Frequently asked questions about Zoledronic acid

Q. Is zoledronic acid safe?
Zoledronic acid is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. What is Zobone injection used for?
Zobone is a trade name for active drug zoledronic acid. It is used to treat thinning and weakening of the bone (osteoporosis) and osteoporosis associated with long-term systemic glucocorticoid therapy in post-menopausal women and adult men at increased risk of fracture. It is also used to treat Paget's disease of the bone (disease causing enlarged and misshapen bones due to abnormal bone destruction and growth) in adults, to prevent bone complications, e.g. fractures, in adult patients due to spread of cancer from other organs to bone, to reduce the amount of calcium in the blood in adult patients where it is too high due to the presence of a tumor (tumor-induced hypercalcemia). Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Q. Is zoledronic acid a steroid/a chemotherapy drug/a bisphosphonate?
Zoledronic acid is not a steroid or a chemotherapy drug. Zoledronic acid belongs to a class of drugs known as bisphosphonates. It is used to treat thinning and weakening of bones, which may also be associated with cancer.
Q. How is zoledronic acid stored?
Your doctor, nurse or pharmacist knows how to store zoledronic acid properly. Zoledronic acid solution for infusion should preferably be used immediately after first opening. If it is not used immediately, it should be stored in a refrigerator at 2°C–8°C for not more than 24 hours
Q. How long do zoledronic acid side effects last?
Side effects like flu-like symptoms, fever, headache, chills, and bone, joint or muscle pain may begin during the first 3 days after receiving zoledronic acid injection and may last 3 to 14 days.The duration of other side effects will depend upon its severity, intensity and the system involved, which would be adjudged by your doctor. Consult your doctor for any side effect and its treatment
Q. How long does zoledronic acid stay in the body?
After you stop taking zoledronic acid, as per the reports it can stay in your blood for approximately 146 hours and in your bones for a very long period of time.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Rokfos with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Rokfos with Sodium Bicarbonate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Bicarbonate: Soda Bicarb Glycerin, Diosis, Sodanet, Nodosis, Auxisoda, Audosis, Sodapill, Nocidos, Sobinate, Sodarise
Rokfos with Oxyphenbutazone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Sioril
Rokfos with Benzydamine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benzydamine: Tantum, Mucobenz, B Mine, Garbenz, Coolora, Uvdyne, Biqol, Edel, Bzynice
Rokfos with Capreomycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Capreomycin: Capreo, Capreotec, Kapocin
Rokfos with Streptomycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Streptomycin: Ambistryn-S, Streptomycin, Streptomac, Genpod, Merstrep
Rokfos with Magaldrate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magaldrate: Magflux, Magasip
Rokfos with Netilmicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Netilmicin: Netilmac, Netsafe, Netspan, Ntn, Netromycin, Netilcin, Neticin, Netmicin, Netilmycin
Rokfos with Kanamycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Kanamycin: Kanamac, Kancin, Efficin
Rokfos with Nimesulide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nimesulide: Edil, Zelid, Nimusid, Neede, Nimujet, Twinease, Nyci, Nise, Nobel, Nimtus, Spinn, Nimbond, Nimbus, Redynise, Nizer, Denim Juicy, Pyrifen Gel, Hilid P, Nicip, Myonal, Nimtech, Nelsid, Nimusol, Curenim, Biogesic, Nulide, Angip, Nisel TD, NM, Nimeson, Nimutab, Pronim, Nimodol, Nimi Rapi, Relisulide, Nimprex, Zydol, I Nid, Nimdis, Mazic, Emsulide, Nimol, Nugesic, Nimeron, Pyrimide, Nimuvin, Jumolid, Nimeka, Nimotil, Nimstal, Arsulide, Lupisulide, Nimusen, Nimcare, Nemu, Nimd, Nimcet, Supernim, Nimind CT, Ginim, Nimpus, Nalgis, Nimlodi, Nimmi, Zega, Unik Junior, Patalgin, Nimtaz, Maxiflam, Doly, Needfast, Nimrod, Pyrestat, Subid, Vylid, Milenim, Nixia, Orange N, Nimupain, Gersulide, Nimdus, Doloflam, Knott, Neulab, Nex Kid, Nimik, Nimu, Olnim, Orthogesic, Novolid, Remulide, Nimind, Robin, Tremolide, Nimi, Zynimo, Auronim, Novogesic, Nimcell, Sidlide, Nimiz, Eusel, Nimeter, Merisulide, Nmd, Oflapoon, Resinim Plus, Arthorid, Mesulid, Nimaid, Nimcee, Nimdex, Nimobid, Nimoflam, Nimowen, Nimuspa, Niq, Nimulet, Nimisan, Nimrest, Gesnim, Nex MD, Nimopin, Toli, Flenim Plus, Nexmac, Nilide, Nex, Nimus, Nuleb, Pansulide RD, Redfast, Misogesic, Aglonim, Flenim MR, Instanim, Naba P, Nemunac, Nimugee, Spanim, New Nicip, Nimo P, Nimtop, Corfen NS, Mylid, Neosaid, Nimulid, Vylid ID, Nimumac, Minidol, Nilup, Nimek, Nimo, Pirodol, Niltel Fast, Dolonim, Enlide, Pyrisulide, Infanim, Dynalid, Nilpain, Nimecon, Nimutec, Nipace, Resinim, Ortinims, I Nid Aio, Nimace, Nimfast, Soonil, Denim Kid, Actinim, Nimogen, Nimos, Nimular, Geeflam, Kazolid, Numed, Painulide, Nuaid, Dolide, Nimeb, Nimogem, Nimujet Bcd, Nimvista, Nisulid, Aulin, Nimlin, Nimpic, Aurolide, Nicare, Nim, Nimbet, Nimitis, Nimcox, Embulide, Mangolide, Naba, Nemosif, Solide, Flenim, Genlide, Nimjet, Nimuwin, Nise Mdt, Anafebrin, Nimbid, Nimotrin, Nimcet Juicy, Arpinim, Jumolid Kid, Orange N Juicy, Ranter, Pazz, Neopar, Disnim, Nimulet Kid, Nide, Blisulide, Nimsa, Nimucon, Nimuda, Nisul, Nyde, Nimford, Neulite S, Nimopen, Nimez, Nimuflam, Takeaway, Nimtop P, Nimular SP, Denim, Nimica, Nimumed, Nimegesic, Nimotas CD, Nimotas Kid, Zonim, Nam, Ransulide, Nimulex, Neemact, Neosulide, Ladex, Nimax, Nimcart, Trulide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Metamizole / Dipyrone: Novalgin RC, Bral, Andep, Novalgin, Analgin, Divi A
Rokfos with Tobramycin
SERIOUS
One of the following vendor pharmacies will deliver Rokfos 5mg Infusion: PEN, SHC, PTI, SDM, MAX, AYM, ZEL, RSS, SJP, ARD, GTK, KAL, FGH, ATL, MPC, OLT, IAD, ENP, RKS, HEX, BBS, RPP, CRN, MAK, ESY, VRS, GBL, DHP, BAL, HBV, EQN, QTM, RSA, BNT, DHR, SYN, AVL, DFP, NXG, RWP, MDH, EMB, HSM, TOM, KHC, MAP, BHP, SSA, BTM, TFP, PNT, SVH, EPS, STA, MKT, BLP, AAY, ANP, NDP, SRG, LMS, VDH, LHA, PHN, SCH, SAF, SWA, HGI, GTC, VNS, BDN, KMC, BHA, AGT, ZPR, SPD, OHM, BRC, JJE, SWP, OWP, RPI, RUS, HTS, ADT, ANT, PVP, 9MM, TRP, CHP, THP, HIP, KNH, PWN, JVO, ZVP, TNH, UMP, USF, PRN, KIS, BAP, SBL, RDR, BHS, JIV, BMJ, PRL, RDH, PMA, GPT, BGS, SBA, DZY, JHC, QLF, HCP, UHP, NTL, DPL, BSN, DYG, MLC, CLT, BIO, NVL, MDO, DPP, MMS, MAM, VJS, RHL, GNC, SHD, RJH, AVS, OIP, IPL, NTB, JVN, WHL, LCC, DGN, DLP, UBL, NSL, ABP, AWS, HNP, GPP, HSP, SLN, BLE, JBT, HAT, WSI, BLS, MBP, GHR, BHM, AAR, SGH, HZF, BNA, NVY, KHH, TSS, MSD, DVH, PLT, SWT, JSL, SVS, AYU, EAN, RHW, HPC, AMR, DAO, 4IT, 9T9, PPR, NAS, ATP, HMP, SGC, SMN, NNP, NNH, PRT, BBN

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