|Minimum Order Quantity||5 Strip|
|Packaging Size||1x10 capsule|
|Brand||RAPACAN 1 MG|
|Composition||SIROLIMUS 1 MG|
|Treatment||Sirolimus is an immunosuppressant. It works by suppressing your body's immune response following tra|
Rapacan 1mg Capsule is an immuno-suppressant, which in combination with other medications ...
Type Of Medicines: Allopathic
Application: Anti Infective And Common Disease Medicines
|Minimum Order Quantity||10 Strip|
|Packaging Size||3 X 10 Tablets|
|Treatment||to prevent rejection of a kidney transplant|
|Pack Type||alu alu|
|Country of Origin||Made in India|
Sirolimus is used with other medications to prevent rejection of a kidney transplant. This medication belongs to a class of drugs known as immunosuppressants. It works by weakening your body's defense system (immune system) to help your body accept the new organ as if it were your own.Sirolimus may also be used to treat a certain lung disease (lymphangioleiomyomatosis-LAM).
How to use sirolimus oral
Read the Medication Guide provided by your pharmacist before you start taking sirolimus and each time you get a refill. If you have any questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
Take this medication by mouth as directed by your doctor, usually once daily. Swallow this medication whole. Do not crush, chew, or split the tablets. If you have nausea or an upset stomach, you may take this medication with food. However, it is important to choose one way (with food or without food) and take this medication the same way with every dose. Consult your doctor or pharmacist for more details.
The dosage is based on your weight, medical condition, laboratory tests (such as sirolimus trough levels), and response to treatment.
Take this medication regularly to get the most benefit from it. To help you remember, take it at the same time each day.
Do not increase your dose or take this medication more often than prescribed. Your condition will not improve any faster, and your risk of side effects will increase. Also, do not stop taking this medication without consulting your doctor.
If you are also taking cyclosporine, take sirolimus 4 hours after your cyclosporine dose. Consult your pharmacist for more information.
Avoid eating grapefruit or drinking grapefruit juice while using this medication unless your doctor or pharmacist says you may do so safely. Grapefruit can increase the chance of side effects with this medicine. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more details.
If you are taking this medication to treat LAM, tell your doctor if your condition worsens.