GLIVEC 400MG TABLET is used to treat certain types of leukemia (blood cancer), bone marrow disorders, and skin cancer, is also used to treat certain tumors of the stomach and digestive system.
Side Effects :
. diarrhea . nausea . vomiting . change in the way things taste . mouth sores or swelling inside the mouth . loss of appetite . weight loss . heartburn or indigestion . dry mouth . headache . joint swelling or pain . bone pain . muscle cramps, spasms, or pain . tingling, burning. or prickling feeling on the skin . difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep . sweating . teary eyes . pink eye . flushing . dry skin . rash . itching . nail changes . hair loss
GLIVEC 400MG TABLET Take the tablet with a meal and with a large glass of water.
GLIVEC 400MG TABLET interferes with the growth of some cancer cells.
Pregnancy: should be used during pregnancy only if the benefit outweighs the risk. Consult your doctor.
Alcohol: No data available. Consult your doctor. Driving: Avoid driving or hazardous activity until you know how this medicine affect you as medicine may cause blurred vision and may impair your reactions. Kidney: Use with caution in patients with renal impairment, dosage adjustment recommended for moderate and severe renal impairment.
LIver: Use with caution in patients with hepatic impairment, dosage adjustment recommended in patients with severe impairment.
Tell your doctor if you have ever had: . underactive thyroid, recent or upcoming thyroid surgery . heart disease, high blood pressure, congestive heart failure . a stomach ulcer or bleeding . diabetes . chemotherapy
Store at 25°C, excursions permitted between 15°C to 30°C. Protect from moisture.