SPIROPIRF 200MG TABLET

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Koye Pharmaceuticals Pvt ltd

Composition for SPIROPIRF 200MG TABLET

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Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
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Driving
175.35
₹17.54/tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of SPIROPIRF TABLET

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Uses of SPIROPIRF TABLET

Spiropirf 200mg tablet is used in the treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
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Side effects of SPIROPIRF TABLET

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Headache, Rash, Dizziness, Fatigue, Abdominal pain, Joint pain, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Loss of appetite, Gastro-esophageal reflux disease, Diarrhoea, Weight loss, Upper respiratory tract infection, Dyspepsia, Sinus inflammation.

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How to use SPIROPIRF 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 is better to take Spiropirf 200mg tablet with food.

How SPIROPIRF TABLET works

Spiropirf 200mg tablet helps to reduce fibrosis (scarring) and swelling in the lungs.

In Depth Information on SPIROPIRF TABLET

Expert advice for SPIROPIRF TABLET

  • Pirfenidone makes you more sensitive to sunlight (photosensitivity). Avoid the sun (including sunlamps) whilst taking pirfenidone. Wear sunblock daily and cover your arms, legs and head to reduce exposure to sunlight.
  • Do not take pirfenidone if you are currently taking any other medicine such as tetracycline antibiotics, as they can make you more photo sensitive.
  • Do not take pirfenidone if you are currently taking any other medicine such as fluvoxamine, it should be discontinued prior to the initiation of pirfenidone therapy and avoided during pirfenidone therapy.
  • Avoid using pirfenidone if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or planning to get pregnant.
  • Avoid smoking or use tobacco products.
  • Stop smoking while on and before beginning pirfenidone, as it can reduce the effect of pirfenidone.
  • Pirfenidone may cause dizziness and tiredness. If you feel tired or dizzy be caution while driving or operating machinery.
  • Stop using pirfenidone and consult your doctor immediately if you experience a serious allergic (hypersensitivity) reaction characterized by swelling of the face, lips and/or tongue, difficulty breathing or wheezing; or skin reaction to sunlight or sunlamps such as blistering and/or marked peeling of the skin.
  • Avoid using pirfenidone if you feel ill and unwell and have yellowing of the eyes or skin, with or without dark urine, accompanied by itching of the skin; or if you get signs of an infection such as a sore throat, fever, mouth ulcers or flu-like symptoms.
Warnings
Special precautions for SPIROPIRF 200MG TABLET
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Spiropirf 200mg 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
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
CAUTION
Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Caution should be used in patients with renal impairment.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for SPIROPIRF 200MG TABLET

Frequently asked questions for Pirfenidone

Q. Is pirfenidone approved by FDA?
Yes, pirfenidone is approved by the FDA for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosi
Q. Is pirfenidone a steroid?
No, pirfenidone is not a steroid
Q. How much does pirfenidone cost?
The price of pirfenidone may vary depending upon the brand prescribed to you. Please read the instruction on the package for the correct price of the product.