Information about Edaravone
Edaravone is used in the treatment of alzheimer's disease, stroke, dementia in parkinson's disease, age related memory loss and head trauma.
How edaravone works
Edaravone is belongs to class of medications called brain-protective agents. It prevents the damage of brain cells due to free radicals during reduced/ loss of blood supply.
Common side effects of edaravone
Pneumonia, Liver disorder, Acute renal failure, Cerebral infarction, Coagulation disorder, Haemorrhagic infarction, Jaundice, Reduced blood platelets, Renal impairment.
Available Medicine for Edaravone
- ₹453 to ₹520Lupin Ltd2 variant(s)
- ₹473Alkem Laboratories Ltd1 variant(s)
- ₹421Micro Labs Ltd1 variant(s)
- ₹418Unichem Laboratories Ltd1 variant(s)
- ₹420Ipca Laboratories Ltd1 variant(s)
- ₹418Zydus Cadila1 variant(s)
- ₹367Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd1 variant(s)
- ₹385Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd1 variant(s)
- ₹374Alkem Laboratories Ltd1 variant(s)
Expert advice for Edaravone
- Edavarone is not recommended for use in children.
- Caution should be taken while administering edavarone to the elderly, patients with infections or severe disturbance of consciousness or respiration.
- Tell your doctor if you are suffering from renal, liver or cardiac disease.
- Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
- Do not take if allergic to edaravone or any of its ingredients.
- Do not take if suffering from severe kidney dysfunction.