Alphalan 2mg Tablet is used to treat patients who have cancer. It has been known to increase the risk of developing other cancers. It may cause a severe decrease in your blood cell counts, which could lead to you developing anemia or bleeding problems, and lower the ability of your immune system to combat any infections. This increases your chances of developing a serious infection, or of worsening a previously existing one. Immediately consult your doctor if you develop any unusual growths or lumps, persistent sore throat or fever or chills, any signs of infection, frequent and unusual bleeding and/or bruising, or unexplained fatigue or weakness. This alphalan 2mg could affect fertility in both men and women, and make it harder for them to have a child after treatment. Also, taking this medicine during pregnancy could possibly result in birth defects of the baby.
Uses of Alphalan Tablet
Alphalan 2 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of multiple myeloma.
How to use Alphalan Tablet
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. alphalan 2mg tab is to be taken empty stomach.
How Alphalan Tablet works
Alphalan 2 mg Tablet is an anti-cancer medication. It works by damaging the genetic material (DNA and RNA) of the cancer cells. This stops their growth and multiplication.
How to take ALPHALAN 2mg Tablet?
The dosage and the drug form depend on the age, weight and medical condition of an individual. Take Alphalan 2mg Price as prescribed by your doctor.
Swallow the tablet whole. Do not crush or chew the tablet. Take the drug on an empty stomach.
If you miss a dose of ALPHALAN 2mg Tablet, please take it immediately once you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Do not take a double dose to make up for the missed dose.
The overdose symptoms of ALPHALAN 2mg Tablet include the following:
- Severe nausea
- Mouth sores
- Bloody or black stools
What are the side effects of ALPHALAN 2mg Tablet?
- Loss of appetite
- Mouth sores
- Back pain
- Pale skin
- Excessive tiredness
- Dark-coloured urine
- Unusual lumps
WHAT IS THE IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION OF ALPHALAN 2 MG TABLETS ?
Before using Alphalan 2mg side effect , tell your doctor if you have kidney disease; or decreased bone marrow (from other diseases or medications).
This medication can affect fertility (your ability to have children), whether you are a man or a woman.
Do not use this medication if you are pregnant. It could cause harm to the unborn baby.
It is not known whether melphalan passes into breast milk or if it could harm a nursing baby. Do not take melphalan without telling your doctor if you are breast feeding a baby.
Store at 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F).