Soranib 200mg (Nexavar)

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Sorafenib

    Pack SizePrice
    $198.00
Soranib 200mg $198.0000New
US Brand Name Nexavar
Strength 200mg
Generic Name Sorafenib
Manufacturer Cipla, India
Pharmaceutical Form Tablet/s

Description

Soranib 200mg

Soranib is a chemotherapy medicine that is used to treat cancer of liver and kidneys. This medicine is prescribed in the conditions such as advanced renal cell carcinoma and hepatocellular carcinoma.

 

How it works?

This medicine works by inhibiting the action of enzymes that signal cancer cells to grow and multiply. This medicine also stops blood vessels from forming within the tumor and this cuts down on the growth of cancer cells in the body.

 

Important information about Medicine

Sorafenib Tosylate is a small molecular inhibitor of several tyrosine protein kinases.

 

Dosage information

The doctor would decide on the dosage looking at the condition of the patient and response from other anti cancer drugs.
The medicine needs to be taken orally with water on empty stomach.

 

Strengths available

Soranib is available in the strength of 200mg.

 

What if you miss a dose?

Try to take each dose on time, in case you miss the dose consult your health care practitioner immediately.

 

What if you overdose?

Always take the dosage as prescribed by the doctor and do not change the dose without consulting the doctor. In case you overdose, call your doctor, local pharmacist or rush to the nearby hospital immediately.

 

Things to be taken care of

Never take Soranib without consulting your doctor. In case allergic to any drug or if suffering from a kidney or liver disease notify your doctor about this before taking Soranib. In case, you are pregnant or trying to conceive discuss this with your doctor and start taking this anti cancer drug only when prescribed. This medicine should be taken by patients suffering from high blood pressure, allergies, or any disorder only after discussing ones medical history with the doctor.

 

Side Effects

Possible side effects that could affect some patients taking Soranib are:

  • Loss Of Appetite
  • Fatigue
  • Blisters
  • Trouble Concentrating
  • Blurred Vision
  • Coughing Up Blood
  • Easy Bruising
  • Chest Pain
  • Rapid Weight Gain
  • Loss Of Balance Or Coordination
  • Convulsions
  • Severe Pain In The Palms Of Your Hands Or The Soles Of Your Feet
  • Nausea

Looking at the severity of these side effects and also the frequency one needs to consult ones doctor immediately.

 

Interaction with other drugs

Soranib might interact with doxorubicin, docetaxel, irinotecan, heparins, warfarin and neomycin. The drugs that might bring down the efficacy of this anti cancer drug are rifabutin, Phenobarbital, carbamazepine, phenytoin and rifamycins.

If taking any medicine for blood pressure, diabetes or allergy, notify your doctor and avoid taking these when taking this anti cancer drug. Do not take Soranib with any antacid or herbal formulation as the ingredients present might lead to slow absorption and this would prevent the medicine from giving results. Do not take any other anti cancer drug with Soranib without consulting your doctor. 


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