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VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET

Manufacturer

GLAXO SIMTHKLINE PHARMACEUTICALS LTD

Composition

PAZOPANIB-400MG

Pack Of

1 TABLET

In Stock

Prescription Required
Product Details

About VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET

VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET belongs to the group of medicine called ‘anti-cancer’ that is primarily indicated in the treatment of kidney and soft tissue cancer.  Kidney cancer is also known as renal cancer is a disease in which healthy cells of the kidney become malignant (cancerous), grow in an uncontrolled manner and forms a tumor. When a group of cancer occurs in different parts of the body such as bones, muscles, deep layers of skin and fat then it is known as soft tissue sarcomas. This type of cancer may also form in nerves, blood vessels or connective tissues that support organs of the body.

VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET contains 'Pazopanib' that falls in the category of medicines known as 'kinase inhibitors'. It works by stopping the action of an abnormal protein that causes the multiplication of cancerous cells. In this way, it stops the spread of cancerous cells.

Take VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET as prescribed by your doctor. You are suggested to take VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET as long as your doctor has prescribed it after checking your medical condition.  In some cases, you may experience certain common side-effects such as itching or skin rash, acne, dry skin, vomiting, diarrhea and loss of appetite. Most of these side-effects do not require medical attention and will resolve gradually over time. However, you are advised to talk to your doctor if you experience these side-effects persistently.

To treat your condition effectually, continue taking VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET for as long as your doctor has prescribed. Do not take VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET if you are pregnant or planning for pregnancy as VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET causes serious birth defects. VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET should not be taken by breastfeeding mothers as it passes into breast milk and may cause possible risk to the infant. Elderly people are more sensitive to the medicine so the doctor may adjust the dosage according to the condition. Avoid consuming alcohol along with VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET as it could lead to increased dizziness.

Uses of VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET

Kidney cancer,  Soft tissue cancer

Directions for Use

VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET can be taken without food on an empty stomach at least one or two hours before taking a meal. The tablet form of VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET should be swallowed as a whole with an ample amount of water, do not chew or break the tablet. It is advised to go for a regular checkup of blood pressure.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET

Acne
Dry skin
Nausea
Vomiting
Diarrhea
Loss of appetite
Itching or skin rash

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET may make you more susceptible to infections; consult your doctor if you develop any signs of infections such as fever, sore throat, breathlessness, jaundice, unexplained bleeding or bruising. Your doctor may advise you to undergo regular blood tests, kidney and liver tests to monitor your condition. Inform your doctor about your health condition and medicines to rule out any unpleasant side-effects. Before your doctor prescribes you VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET, tell them if you have heart problems, high blood pressure, bleeding issues, surgery or an electrolyte imbalance (like abnormal levels of magnesium, calcium  or potassium in the blood). VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET is restricted to use in persons who are sensitive to any of its constituents or have squamous cell lung cancer or already taking carboplatin and paclitaxel.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    Consult Your Doctor

    You are recommended to avoid alcohol consumption with VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET as it may increase the risk of side effects such as dizziness, drowsiness or difficulty in concentrating.

  • Pregnancy

    Consult Your Doctor

    VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET is restricted to use in pregnancy. A woman needs to have a negative pregnancy test before starting treatment with this medicine. It is better to use effective birth control methods to prevent pregnancy while taking this medicine or for at least 6 months after taking the last dose of VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET.

  • Breast Feeding

    Consult Your Doctor

    VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET should not be taken by breastfeeding mothers as it passes into breast milk and may cause possible risk to the infant.

  • Driving

    It is not known if VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET may affect your driving ability or not.

  • Liver

    VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET should be taken with caution in patients dealing with the liver disease. The dose may be adjusted by the doctor according to the medical condition of the patient.

  • Kidney

    VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET is safe to take by patients dealing with kidney cancer as prescribed by their doctor. The dose may be adjusted by the doctor according to the medical condition of the patient.

Other Information (VOT0011)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET is safe to be taken by a diabetic person. However, take VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET only after asking with a doctor as they may adjust the dosing according to the condition of the patient.

VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET is restricted to use in pregnancy. A woman needs to have a negative pregnancy test before starting treatment with this medicine. It is better to use effective birth control methods to prevent pregnancy while taking this medicine or for at least 6 months after taking the last dose of VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET.

VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET should be stopped in cases where a person faces serious side effect that affects the quality of life. Otherwise, you need to keep taking VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET until your doctor asks you to stop it.

Before your doctor prescribes you VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET, tell them if you have heart problems, high blood pressure, bleeding issues, surgery or an electrolyte imbalance (like abnormal levels of magnesium, calcium, or potassium in the blood).

VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET is restricted to use in persons who are sensitive to any of its constituents or have squamous cell lung cancer or already taking carboplatin and paclitaxel.

Manufacturer/Marketer address

Stiefel India Ltd., 401& 402, A Wing, IV Floor, Floral Deck Plaza, Opp. Rolta Bhavan, Central MIDC Road, Andheri (East), Mumbai – 400093

VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET

VOTRIENT 400MG TABLET

MRP: 17370.00

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