TERIFRAC 750MCG CARTRIDGE

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Composition for TERIFRAC 750MCG CARTRIDGE

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Primarily used for

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Alcohol
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Pregnancy
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3 ML in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of TERIFRAC CARTRIDGE

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Uses of TERIFRAC CARTRIDGE

Terifrac 750mcg cartridge is used in the treatment of osteoporosis.
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Side effects of TERIFRAC CARTRIDGE

Common

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.
Warnings
Special precautions for TERIFRAC 750MCG CARTRIDGE
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Terifrac 750mcg cartridge may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Terifrac 750mcg 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
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
CAUTION
Patients may experience undesirable effects like orthostati
c hypotension or dizziness and should avoid driving vehicles or using machines.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Caution should be used in patients with moderate to severe renal impairment.
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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 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 750MCG CARTRIDGE

Frequently asked questions for Teriparatide

Q. Is teriparatide a steroid?
Teriparatide is not a steroid
Q. What is teriparatide forteo/ teriparatide acetate?
Teriparatide forteo is the used for osteoporosis. Teriparatide acetate is a different medication which is used for some different indication.

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