Information about Edaravone
Edaravone is used in the treatment of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).
How Edaravone works
Edaravone is an antioxidant. It has nootropic (enrichment of nerves) and neuroprotective properties. It works by slowing the nerve damage caused by harmful chemicals (free radicals). This delays the progression of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) symptoms by reducing the oxidative stress (an imbalance between free radicals and antioxidants) in the brain.
Common side effects of Edaravone
Headache, Bruise, Walking difficulties, Allergic reaction
Available Medicine for Edaravone
AravonSun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
₹471 to ₹6802 variant(s)
EdakemAlkem Laboratories Ltd
EdavitMicro Labs Ltd
EdarabidIntas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹453 to ₹6892 variant(s)
EdvoTorrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
EdinovaIpca Laboratories Ltd
EdanoxNeon Laboratories Ltd
EdaxAxis Life Science Pvt Ltd
Expert advice for Edaravone
- Edaravone slows decline of physical function and helps relieve symptoms of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) such as muscle cramps and fatigue.
- It is given through a needle into a vein by your healthcare provider.
- It takes about 60 minutes to receive a full dose of Edaravone.
- Wear relaxed, loose-fitting clothing and keep yourself hydrated when treated with this medicine.
- Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
- Inform your doctor immediately if you experience itching, swelling of the lips, tongue, or face, breathing problems or have trouble swallowing after receiving this medicine.
- Inform your doctor if you have a known allergy to sulfa drugs.