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Tecfidera 120 mg Capsule

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Overview

Uses of Tecfidera Capsule
Tecfidera 120 mg Capsule is used in the treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS).
Tecfidera Capsule side effects
Common
  • Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk)
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea
  • Stomach pain
How to use Tecfidera Capsule
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. Tecfidera 120 mg Capsule is to be taken with food.
How Tecfidera Capsule works
Dimethyl fumarate is an Nrf2 activator. It works by suppressing inflammation and immune response that cause nerve damage in multiple sclerosis.
Tecfidera Capsule related warnings
Alcohol
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Tecfidera 120 mg Capsule 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 Tecfidera 120 mg Capsule during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Tecfidera 120 mg Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 11th Sep 2018.
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Manufacturer/Marketer Address
1st Floor, B Wing,Marwah Centre, Krishanlal Marwah Marg, Andheri ( East ), Mumbai - 400072, India
MRP
22500
14 capsules in 1 strip
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