Somatex 3mg Injection

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Excella Life Sciences Pvt Ltd

Composition for Somatex 3mg Injection

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Primarily used for

Bleeding esophageal varices (Dilated blood vessels in food pipe), Acromegaly
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
1698.42
₹1698.42/Injection
1 Injection in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Somatex Injection

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Uses of Somatex Injection

Somatex 3mg Injection is used in the treatment of Bleeding esophageal varices and Acromegaly.
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Side effects of Somatex Injection

Common

Acute toxicity, Nausea, Rash, Stomach upset.

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How to use Somatex Injection

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

How Somatex Injection works

Somatex 3mg injection works by blocking the action of growth hormone. It also decreases bleeding from food pipe by constricting (narrowing) the blood vessels.

In Depth Information on Somatex Injection

Warnings
Special precautions for Somatex 3mg Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Somatex 3mg 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
CAUTION
Somatex 3mg Injection should be used with caution during lac
tation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
It is not known whether Somatex 3mg Injection alters the abi
lity to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Somatex
3mg Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Somatostatin, 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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