This medication treats low platelet levels in people who have a certain blood disorder called chronic immune or who have chronic hepatitis C. It is also used to treat severe aplastic anemia. It works by stimulating the formation of new platelets in the blood. Platelets help to reduce or prevent bleeding.
Brand Name: Trombopag 50mg
Composition: Eltrombopag 50mg
Manufactured By: Natco Pharma Ltd
Packing: Pack of 28 Tablets
Country of Origin: India
Low platelet count due to ITP or HCV infection
Severe Aplastic Anemia
You may experience some side effects; however, side effects go away, you will experience them after taking several doses as your body gets used to them. You can also tell your doctor; they may change or adjust the dose.
Increased liver enzymes
Urinary tract infection
Upper respiratory tract infection
How to take it?
Take this medicine only after a doctor’s prescription.
Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.
Follow the doctor’s instructions to take medicine.
If you require more advice on taking it, you can also ask your health care provider.
Take it at the same time every day. To get more benefit from the treatment, don’t stop taking medicine.
Never take a larger dose than the prescribed dose. Take your medicine as scheduled.
Store all the medicines in a cool, dry place and locked cabinet.
Always read the label before use it.
Store medicines at the place where children or pets can’t reach.
Properly dispose of unwanted or expired medicines.
If you consume alcohol with the medicine, You must consult a doctor.
It may increase the risk for the baby when mothers take this medicine. If you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant. It is not safe to use during pregnancy. If you are pregnant so consult your doctor.
Avoid this medicine while breastfeeding; it’s essential to consult your doctor before taking it.
Do not drive after taking this medicine; It may affect your ability to drive safely. Some reactions may include dizziness, sleepiness and others. Track yourself after using it, like if you have any reactions, so rest after taking this tablet.
Ask your doctor about possible side effects when your doctor prescribes a new medicine.
Tell your doctor, If you are taking any medicines or supplements before starting the treatment. Doctor can check all the medicines and prescribed the best medicine that is help to prevent from, side effects.
Questions to ask your doctor
It’s essential to ask your doctor during the treatment. Some questions may include:
What are the leading causes of disease?
How many days does it take to get better?
What is the treatment for the disease?
What are the side effects and risks?
How long do I need to take this medicine?
How long should I wait to take medication after drinking alcohol?
What if you miss your regular dose?
What happens if I miss taking medicine?
If you miss a dose, skip the missed dose and Do not take double the amount. Instead, continue with your regular schedule. You can ask your doctor; generally, you can take it after 2 hours of missing it.