Ketosteril is generally known as Compound α-Ketoacid Tablets.
USE OF KETOSTERIL TABLET
Ketosteril is used for preventing and treating renal damages due to protein metabolism disorder in chronic kidney disease(CKD) and the effects are better with low-protein diets.
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Ketosteril Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious.
Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away. nausea, vomiting, Hypotension, Fever, Disorientation etc.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Ensure you are getting sufficient calories while on this medication
- Hepatic impairment
- Must be diluted before administration
- Renal impairment
- Should only be administered by medical professional
You need to remember certain points such as –
|If you are a woman who is pregnant or wants to have a baby and you are taking zotide, let your doctor know right away. This medicine may cause harm to the unborn baby. Use a birth control method while you are taking this renal medicine. Ask your doctor to help you choose a method of birth control that will work for you.
|For the safety of the baby, breastfeeding isn’t recommended during arthritis treatment. Many renal drugs like zotide, may appear in high levels in breast milk and could potentially harm your nursing baby. To get more information, you should discuss this with your doctor. Your health care provider might recommend that you stop breast-feeding temporarily or permanently — depending on how long you need to take the medication.
|You will need to have regular blood tests and check-ups during your treatment with zotide. Blood tests are done to help watch your body’s response to treatment. They can show small changes before problems get serious. Keeping track of your results lets your doctor take action as soon as your blood counts change to help prevent many renal-related problems and arthritis treatment side effects.
|Tell your doctor if you have ever had any unusual or allergic reaction to zotide renal drug or any other medicines. Also tell your health care professional if you have any other types of allergies, such as to foods, dyes or preservatives. For non-prescription products, read the label or package ingredients carefully.
|Whether it’s safe to drink alcoholic beverages during treatment with zotide depends on a number of factors, including which drugs the patient is receiving. Alcohol can interfere with the way some oncology drugs work, so patients should speak with their doctors about any potential side effects of drinking during treatment.
|Always consult your doctor and pharmacist about taking any other prescription or non-prescription medication, including herbs, supplements and street drugs. This medicine may affect the way other medicines or products work, and other medicines or products may affect how zotide works. Taking zotide together with certain medicines or products may cause serious side effects.
|If you miss a dose of zotide 750 mcg, take the missed dose as soon as you remember it. If it is close to the time of your next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your dosing schedule. Do not use extra dose to make up for a missed dose. Please consult your doctor to discuss changes in your dosing schedule or a new schedule to make up for missed doses, if you have missed too many doses recently.
|Taking a single dose of expired medicine is unlikely to produce an adverse event. Expired drug may become ineffective in treating your prescribed conditions. To be on the safe side, it is important not to use expired drug. If you’ve had a medicine for a while, check the expiry date before using it. If it has expired or is damaged, return it to your pharmacist for disposal.
|Before using zotide, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially if you have liver problems (including hepatitis B or C infection), diabetes, high blood pressure, kidney problems, cancer, heart or pancreas problems, or low blood potassium levels etc.
What are the storage instructions for zotide ?
Patients must properly store the drug to retain its quality and efficacy. Following storage instructions will be helpful in storing the drug in the best of manner.
- Store zotide 750 mcg vial at 2°C to 8°C (36°F to 46°F).
- Consider storing your medications separately from your other family members. This will make it less likely that you take the wrong ones by mistake.
- Store the medicine in a safe place out of the reach of children and pets.
- Do not use zotide if the liquid in the vial looks discolored or cloudy, or if the liquid has lumps, flakes, or particles.
- Keep this medicine away from heat, light and humidity. Improper storage can affect the effectiveness and shelf life of your medicine.
- Store zotide injection in a refrigerator. Do not freeze.
In order to legally purchase this medicine from anticancercure.com, you’ll require a prescription from your Registered Medical Practitioner.
The information provided here is for general educational purposes only and does not constitute medical or pharmaceutical advice which should be sought from qualified medical and pharmaceutical advisers.
Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children and away from pets, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.
The information contained herein is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, warnings, drug interactions, allergic reactions, or adverse effects. If you have questions about the drugs you are taking, check with your doctor, nurse or pharmacist.