Somatin 250mcg Injection

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Composition for Somatin 250mcg Injection

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Primarily used for

Bleeding esophageal varices (Dilated blood vessels in food pipe), Acromegaly
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Pregnancy
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₹495.0/Injection
1 Injection in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Somatin Injection

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Uses of Somatin Injection

Somatin 250mcg Injection is used in the treatment of Bleeding esophageal varices and Acromegaly.
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Side effects of Somatin Injection

Common

Acute toxicity, Nausea, Rash, Stomach upset.

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How to use Somatin Injection

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

How Somatin Injection works

Somatin 250mcg 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 Somatin Injection

Warnings
Special precautions for Somatin 250mcg Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Somatin 250mcg 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
Somatin 250mcg Injection should be used with caution during
lactation. 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 Somatin 250mcg Injection alters the
ability 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 Somatin
250mcg 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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