NEOSORALEN FORTE TABLET is used along with ultraviolet light (found in sunlight and some special lamps) in a treatment called psoralen plus ultraviolet light A (PUVA) to treat vitiligo, a disease in which skin color is lost.
Side Effects :
. itching of skin . nausea . dizziness . headache . mental depression . nervousness . trouble in sleeping
NEOSORALEN FORTE TABLET Use as directed by your physician.
NEOSORALEN FORTE TABLET After photoactivation this medicine creates interstrand cross-links in DNA, which can cause programmed cell death unless repaired by cellular mechanisms.
Pregnancy: Limited data available. Consult your doctor. Alcohol: Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol while using this medicine. Driving: No data available. Consult your doctor. Kidney: Use with caution in patients with renal impairment. Consult your doctor. LIver: Use with caution in patients with hepatic impairment. Consult your doctor.
Make sure you tell your doctor if you have any other medical problems, especially: . allergy to sunlight (family history of) . Lupus erythematosus . Porphyria . other conditions that make you more sensitive to light . eye problems, such as cataracts or loss of the lens of the eyes . heart or blood vessel disease (severe)—The heat from the light treatment may make the condition worse . infection . stomach problems . melanoma or other skin cancer (history of) . recent treatment with x-rays or cancer medicines or plans to have x-rays in the near future
Store the medicine in a closed container at room temperature, away from heat, moisture and direct light.