Zenapax 25 mg Injection

Prescription Required

Overview

Uses of Zenapax Injection

Zenapax 25 mg Injection is used in the treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS).

Zenapax Injection side effects

Common
  • Upper respiratory tract infection

How to use Zenapax Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Zenapax Injection works

Zenapax 25 mg Injection works by blocking the function of T-cell, a type of white blood which prevent the body’s immune system from damaging your brain and spinal cord. This helps to reduce the disability due to these disorders.

Zenapax Injection related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Zenapax 25 mg 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
Zenapax 25 mg 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
SAFE
Zenapax 25 mg Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Zenapax 25 mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Zenapax 25 mg Injection is recommended.
Liver
UNSAFE
Zenapax 25 mg Injection is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

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

Expert Advice

  • Use the medicine with caution if you are an elderly patient or have previously been exposed to daclizumab.
  • Take appropriate precautions as daclizumab can reduce the ability of your body to fight infections.
  • Do not consume this drug if you are allergic to daclizumab or any of the drug ingredients.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.

FAQs

Q. How does Zenapax work?
Zenapax suppresses the activity of the body's immune system (immunosuppressive agent) thereby preventing the rejection of transplanted kidney by body's own immune system.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 1st Dec 2017.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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