Brand name – Lucisun
Generic name – Sunitinib
Manufacture – Lusius
Strength – 50/25 mg
Dosage – Capsules
Composition – Sunitinib
Indication – Kidney cancer
Storage – at a cool place
Overview of Lucisun
Lucisun 50mg, 25mg capsule is an anticancer medicine that helps to treat kidney cancer, and gastrointestinal stromal tumors in people who were not treated by imatinib or people who cannot take imatinib. Lucisun is also used to treat pNET (pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors). The patients should follow the prescription of a doctor for better results. If the patient faces any symptoms other than those regular days inform your doctor.
Lucisun capsule 50mg inhibits the multiple tyrosine kinases (RTKs) who is responsible for tumor growth. The blocking of the RTKs, Lucisun stops signaling, which will stop the growth and division of cancer cells in the patient's body. The benefits of the capsule are seen in a few weeks or months depending on the health of the patients after starting treatment. However, to see the full benefit it can take several months or years. As to healthcare professionals. Lucisun is a powerful and very effective capsule for the treatment of breast cancer. However, patients need to discuss of benefits and side effects at the beginning of treatment.
Lucisun 50mg tablet causes several side effects, which are unwanted symptoms that include:
- Bleeding in gums
- Feeling cold
- Nose bleeding
- Muscle pain
- Dryness on hand and sole
- Joint pain
- Keep sleeping or difficulty in sleeping
- Irregular menstrual periods
- Slow speech
- Loss of hair
- Loss of appetite
- Weight changes
- Change in taste
- Dry mouth
- Pain or burning sensation in mouth, lips, throat, or tongue
- Blood in urine
- Vision changes
- Chest pain
- Extreme tiredness
If the above-mentioned symptoms are seen in the patients, do not avoid these symptoms because this capsule has severe side effects. Try to contact the doctor immediately for treatment.
Lucisun is taken in capsule form. The patients should take this capsule as per the doctor's prescription. To get benefits soon, take this capsule strictly according to the doctor's prescription. Taking this capsule in the wrong way may give you severe side effects.
It is advisable not to miss any dose. In case you miss a dose of Lucisun capsule 50mg consult your doctor soon.
In case of overdose, it is advisable to contact your healthcare provider or doctor and the doctor will provide you with medical attention.
Missing or overdosing will impact on your overall health. So, it is always advisable to follow the prescription of the doctor strictly.
Lucisun 50mg capsule may cause allergic reactions in some patients. Therefore, it is necessary to read complete information about this capsule.
The patients should inform the doctor about the current medicines which are taking or taken whether it is prescribed or non-prescribed, herbal, or vitamins. Lucisun may interact with those medicines and furthermore, they will affect the mechanisms.
Pregnant women are not advised to take this.
At the beginning of treatment inform the doctor about the previous medical conditions or ongoing-
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Q1. What is a Lucisun 50mg capsule?
Ans – The Lucisun capsule is used to treat breast, gastric, and gastroesophageal cancer.
Q2. Where should I store this capsule?
Ans – Store below 30 degrees temperature in a dry place.
Q3. From where I will get the Lucisun capsule?
Ans – You can buy it from Magicine Pharma at an affordable price.
Q4. Can I take Lucisun during pregnancy?
Ans – Pregnant women should consult with their doctor first.
Q5. How long treatment will take with Lucisun?
Ans – It depends upon the stage of cancer and the health of the patients.
Lucisun 50mg capsule may interact with other medicines and may cause problems so, it is advised to tell about other medicines you taking, because other medicines may interact with Lucisun and cause problems.
Lucisun will interact with some diseases which are liver, and long QT syndrome. In other words, at the beginning of the treatment inform the doctor about the medical history.
The patients are advised to consult with the doctor about consumption of alcohol during treatment.
Lucisun: Drug information available at: https://medlineplus.gov/druginfo/meds/a607052.html#:~:text=Sunitinib%20is%20in%20a%20class,and%20may%20help%20shrink%20tumors.
Lucisun: Drug Uses, mechanism, and Side Effects available at: https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB01268