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Titaferon 50 mcg Injection


Overview

Uses of Titaferon Injection
Titaferon 50 mcg Injection is used in the treatment of chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection, chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection, multiple myeloma, follicular lymphoma and hairy cell leukemia.
Titaferon Injection side effects
Common
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Blurred vision
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Abdominal pain
  • Pharyngitis
  • Agitation
  • Decreased white blood cell count
  • Dyspepsia
  • Fatigue
  • Anxiety
  • Decreased appetite
  • Depression
  • Concentration impaired
  • Cough
  • Nervousness
  • Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth)
  • Viral infection
How to use Titaferon Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Titaferon Injection works
Titaferon 50 mcg Injection modulates the body's immune system.
Titaferon Injection related warnings
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Titaferon 50 mcg Injection 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
Titaferon 50 mcg Injection is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Patients may develop dizziness, confusion, somnolence, and fatigue while on Titaferon 50 mcg Injection and should be cautioned to avoid driving.
Kidney
UNSAFE
Titaferon 50 mcg Injection is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.
Caution should be used in patients with renal impairment.
Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
What if you miss a dose of Titaferon Injection?
If you miss a dose of Titaferon 50 mcg Injection, 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.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Titaferon 50 mcg Injection
₹9142.86/Injection
66% costlier
₹3609.09/ml of Injection
save 35%
Pegintroxyl 50mcg Injection
Taj Pharma India Ltd
₹6421/ml of Injection
16% costlier
₹9268/ml of Injection
68% costlier

Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
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