Brand Name: Erlonat
Erlonat or Erlotinib is an inhibitor of tyrosine kinase, recommended for metastatic anti-small cell pancreatic cancer as well as lung cancer. It stops cells growth, which leads to their demise. The suggested amount of dose of our medicine is between 100mg to 150 mg consumed on a void stomach. Our medicine is implied to be consumed orally.
What Are The Side Effects Of Our Medicine?
The most usual symptom that can occur after taking the medicine is chance of obtaining an infection. Thus, it is advised to wash or clean hands time to time. Keep distance from the individuals that have infections, flu or cold. You might feel dizziness. Sometimes, stand up gradually when lying down or sitting. Safety consideration is must while climbing. You might feel weak or tired after doing any chore. Rashes, throwing up or upset stomach are the usual side effects of our Erlonat or Erlotinib. Chewing sugar-free gum or candy, numerous small meals or decent mouth care can help you with side effects. Apart from aforesaid, loose stools, cough, belly pain, eye irritation, headache and skin irritation may also occur. It is very rare that any person's lung has been affected after taking our medicine.
Precautions To Be Taken:
Inform your doctor about the medicine from which you have allergy or allergies as well as if you have any bad response to any content of our erlotinib. In addition, tell your doctor about the side effects that you have experienced in the past, which comprises throat swelling, lips swelling, face swelling, tongue swelling, cough, difficult in breathing, wheezing, hives, itching or rashes. Don't go for our medicine if any woman is expecting a child and is on breast feeding.
Time To Seek Medical Attention:
Call your ER or healthcare specialist, if you have consumed extra dosage of our medicine. There are some side effects of our medicine that comprise infection, swelling of throat, tongue, lips or face, wheezing, gray or blue skin color, chest tightness, itching, bad cough, fever or seizures. Apart from aforesaid, side effects may also comprise fever of more than 100.5°F, extremely sore throat, sinus or ear pain, more sputum or transformation of its color, pain while urinating, mouth sores and injury that will take time to heal or would not heal. Throwing up, upset stomach, trouble breathing, diarrhea, any bleeding or bruising, dark urine, yellow eyes or skin, inability to eat, fatigue or sense of tiredness, consistent cough, difficulty in urinating, sudden eyesight change, eye irritation or pain, extreme weight loss, extreme skin irritation or rashes. Kindly take prompt medical help when any of the symptoms persist or your health starts getting deteriorate.
Note: Many a times, medicines are not secure when individuals take them with particular food and medicines. Consuming them altogether may induce bad symptoms. Ensure that you inform your doctor about every medicine that you take.