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Soranib 200 mg Sorafenib Tablets

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Cipla Soranib 200 mg Tablets Specification:

Brand Name : Soranib Tablets
Contents : Sorafenib 200mg
Form : Tablets
Strength : 200mg
Manufactured By : Cipla India Ltd
Packing : Pack of 120 tabs

What is Soranib 200 mg Tablet?

Soranib is a cancer (chemotherapeutic) medication. Soranib, manufactured by Cipla, contains Sorafenib Tosylate as active ingredient. It is a prescription oncology drug that should be used under proper medical guidance and advice. Do not share the medicine with others, since they may be suffering from a problem that is not effectively treated by this drug.

What is the use of Soranib Sorafenib Tablet?

Soranib (Sorafenib) is an oral medication which is used in the treatment of liver, kidney or thyroid cancer called :

Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC, a type of liver cancer) - Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is a primary malignancy of the liver and occurs predominantly in patients with underlying chronic liver disease and cirrhosis.

Renal cell carcinoma (RCC, a type of kidney cancer) - Renal cell cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells are found in the lining of tubules (very small tubes) in the kidney.

Differentiated thyroid carcinoma (DTC, a type of thyroid cancer) - It is a cancer that starts in the thyroid gland. The thyroid is a gland that is at the base of your neck, just behind the small hollow where you collar bones meet.

How Does Sorafenib Tablet Work?

Sorafenib is a type of biological therapy called a protein tyrosine kinase inhibitor (TKI). Tyrosine kinase is a protein which acts as a chemical messenger (an enzyme). There are a number of different tyrosine kinases that encourage cancer cells to grow.

Sorafenib blocks some of the protein kinases and is called a multi kinase inhibitor. It works in two ways. It helps block tumors from forming new blood vessels, which they need to grow. It also targets some of the proteins on cancer cells that normally help them grow.

What are the side effects of Soranib Tablets?

When you take Soranib cancer medicine, it’s important to be aware of changes in your body and how you feel. This medicine can cause some side effects. Side effects can range from mild to severe. Each person’s reaction to treatment is different. Some people have very few side effects, while others may experience more. The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur in medicines that contain Sorafenib:

Common Side Effects of Soranib Tablets :Acne ; Dry skin ; Nausea ; Itching or skin rash ; Vomiting, ; Diarrhea ; Patchy hair loss/thinning, ; Loss of appetite ; Stomach pain ; Dry mouth ; Hoarseness ; Tiredness etc.

Serious Side Effects of Soranib Tablets : Black or bloody stools ; Coughing up blood or vomit ; Rapid heart rate ; Trouble concentrating ; Chest pain or heavy feeling ; Sudden numbness or weakness ; High blood pressure ; Severe skin reaction ; Jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes) etc.

Tell your healthcare provider if you have any side effect that bothers you or does not go away. These are not all the possible side effects of Sorafenib 200 mg Tablets. For more information, ask your healthcare provider or pharmacist.

What are the precautions & warnings of Soranib Tablets?

Before Taking Soranib cancer medication, it is important to understand all precautions or safety information associated with it. Follow the following prescription medicine precautions :

Missed Dose : More than 80% of patients occasionally miss a dose of their medication. Forgetting to take your medicines at the normal time means they might not work as well as they should. For best results, it is important to receive each scheduled dose of Soranib medication as instructed. If you miss a dose, contact your health care provider or pharmacist immediately to establish a new dosing schedule. Be careful not to take doses too close together because you might get side effects. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.

Overdose : If you’ve taken more than the recommended amount of Sorafenib 200 mg or enough to have a harmful effect on your body’s functions, you have overdosed. A wide range of signs and symptoms can occur when a person overdoses, and everyone responds differently. The severity of a drug overdose depends on the drug, the amount taken, and the physical and medical history of the person who overdosed. If you think you or your friend has overdosed, call an ambulance straight away. You and your friend need medical help as soon as possible.

Allergies : Tell your doctor if you have ever had any unusual or allergic reaction to Soranib 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.

Pregnancy : Naturally, if you are pregnant and taking Soranib medicine, one of your greatest concerns will be for your unborn child. Because, this cancer medicine may be harmful for your baby during pregnancy. So, If this drug is used during pregnancy, or if the patient becomes pregnant while taking this oncology drug, the patient should be apprised of the potential hazard to a fetus. You must tell about your pregnancy to your Oncologist. Your pharmacist must understand your condition in order to monitor your health, and so your baby can be protected from infection soon after birth. You can also consult with your doctor about birth control methods that will work for you.

Breast-feeding : It is not known whether Soranib cancer medicine passes into breast milk or if it could harm a nursing baby. You should not breast-feed while you are using Sorafenib.

Medical History : Some medical conditions may interact with Soranib. To make sure Sorafenib is safe for you, tell your doctor if you:

• are taking any prescription or over-the-counter medicine, herbal preparation, or dietary supplement etc.
• have a history of diabetes, lupus, pancreatitis, lung or breathing problems, liver problems, stomach or bowel problems or kidney problems etc.
• have problems with your hormone glands (eg, thyroid, pituitary);
• have had a liver transplant;
• have congestive heart failure;
• have a personal or family history of Long QT syndrome;
• have any type of active infection;
• have a history of hepatitis B;
• have HIV (human immunodeficiency virus);
• have ever had an allergic reaction to a medicine;
• have recently had surgery or plan to have surgery etc.

What are the storage instructions for Soranib Tablets?

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. The major instructions one should follow while storing Sorafenib include:

• Store Sorafenib tablets in a cool, dry place, away from direct heat and light.
• Discard the medicine if its expiry date has crossed.
• Keep this and all medicines out of the reach of children and pets. A locked cupboard at least one-and-a-half meters above the ground is a good place to store medicines.
• Keep Soranib in the original container, and keep the container closed tightly.
• Do not store Soranib or any other medicine in the bathroom or near the kitchen sink. Do not leave it in the car. Heat and dampness can destroy some medicines.
• Please return any unused or unwanted medicines to your clinic or pharmacy to destroy.

Prescription Required:

In order to legally purchase this medicine from DrugsSquare, you’ll require a prescription from your Registered Medical Practitioner.

Note:


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.





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