Terifrac 250mcg/ml Cartridge

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Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Terifrac 250mcg/ml Cartridge

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Primarily used for

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Alcohol
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1 ml in 1 packet
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Medicine Overview of Terifrac Cartridge

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Uses of Terifrac Cartridge

Terifrac 250mcg/ml Cartridge is used in the treatment of osteoporosis.
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Side effects of Terifrac Cartridge

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Limb pain, Dizziness, Fainting, Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Gastro-esophageal reflux disease, Palpitations, Breathlessness, Hypercholesterolaemia, Injection site pain, Increased sweating, Anemia, Sciatica, Depression, Vertigo, Hiatus hernia, Decreased blood pressure.

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How to use Terifrac Cartridge

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. You or your care giver may be taught on how to use this medicine at home.

How Terifrac Cartridge works

Teriparatide is a synthetic form of the human parathyroid hormone. It helps the body to build up new bone as well as helps to increase the thickness and density of the existing bones..

In Depth Information on Terifrac Cartridge

Expert advice for Terifrac Cartridge

  • Inform your doctor if you have a history of kidney problems or kidney stones; continuous nausea, constipation, lack of energy or muscle weakness as this might be a sign of excess calcium in your body.
  • Inform your doctor if you get pregnant while on therapy with teriparatide. Use appropriate method of contraception while taking this therapy.
  • It is advisable to eat food which is rich in vitamin D and calcium while on therapy with teriparatide. If dietary intake is inadequate, patients should receive calcium and vitamin D supplements.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery as teriparatide may cause dizziness.
  • Teriparatide is not recommended in children and adolescents (below 18 years of age) or in or young adults with open epiphyses (epiphysis is the end of a long bone).
  • Teriparatide should not be used for more than 2 years during the lifetime.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Terifrac 250mcg/ml Cartridge
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Terifrac 250mcg/ml Cartridge may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Terifrac 250mcg/ml Cartridge 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
No information is available on the use of Terifrac 250mcg/ml
Cartridge during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Terifrac 250mcg/ml Cartridge may make you feel dizzy, sleepy
, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Terifrac 250mcg/ml Cartridge should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Terifrac 250mcg/ml Cartridge may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Terifrac 250mcg/ml Cartridge is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Terifra
c 250mcg/ml Cartridge in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Teriparatide, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Terifrac 250mcg/ml Cartridge

Frequently asked questions for Teriparatide

Terifrac is not a steroid
Terifrac forteo is the used for osteoporosis. Terifrac acetate is a different medication which is used for some different indication.

Substitutes for Terifrac Cartridge

Gemtide 250mcg/ml Cartridge
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₹4000.0/ml of Cartridge
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