Spiropirf 200 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Spiropirf Tablet

Spiropirf 200 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

Spiropirf Tablet side effects

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

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. Spiropirf 200 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Spiropirf Tablet works

Spiropirf 200 mg Tablet is an antifibrotic medication. It works by reducing fibrosis (scarring) and swelling in the lungs. This makes breathing easier.

Spiropirf Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Spiropirf 200 mg 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.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Spiropirf 200 mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Spiropirf 200 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Spiropirf 200 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Spiropirf 200 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Spiropirf 200 mg Tablet is not recommended with severe kidney disease and dialysis patients.
Liver
CAUTION
Spiropirf 200 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Spiropirf 200 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Spiropirf 200 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • Spiropirf 200 mg Tablet reduces scarring and swelling in the lungs, and helps you breathe better.
  • This medication may make you more sensitive to sun. Use sunscreen and wear protective clothing when outdoors.
  • Stop smoking during treatment with Spiropirf 200 mg Tablet as it can reduce treatment effect.
  • It may cause dizziness or sleepiness. Don't drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
  • It may cause weight loss. Monitor your weight regularly.
  • Your doctor may check your liver function regularly. Inform your doctor if you develop abdominal pain, loss of appetite, darkened urine or yellowing of the eyes or skin (jaundice).

User Feedback


FAQs

Q. Is Spiropirf approved by FDA?
Yes, Spiropirf is approved by the FDA for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosi
Q. Is Spiropirf a steroid?
No, Spiropirf is not a steroid
Q. How much does Spiropirf cost?
The price of Spiropirf may vary depending upon the brand prescribed to you. Please read the instruction on the package for the correct price of the product.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Sep 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
A-10, 3rd Floor, Art Guild House, Phoenix Market City Annexe, LBS Marg, Kurla (West), Mumbai - 400070
MRP
185
10 tablets in 1 strip
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