Brand name – Niranib
Generic name – Niraparib
Manufacture – Everest
Strength – 100mg
Dosage – Capsule
Composition – Niraparib
Indication – Ovarian cancer
Storage – at a cool place
Overview of Niranib 100mg capsule
Niranib 100mg capsule is an anticancer medicine that helps to treat ovarian (female reproductive organ) cancer, fallopian (tube carries eggs released by ovaries) tube cancer, or primary peritoneal (inside the stomach layer of tissue) cancer. For better results, patients should follow the prescription of the doctor strictly. If the patient faces any issues after starting treatment rather than those regular days inform your doctor.
Niranib 100mg capsule belongs to the class of medications called poly polymerase inhibitors. The work of Niranib is to kill cancer cells in the patient's body and reduce tumor cells. Niranib mediated cytotoxic effects in tumor cell lines with or without deficiencies in BRCA1/2. The benefits of the capsule are seen in the patients in a few weeks or months depending on the overall health of the patients. Niranib is a powerful and very effective capsule for the treatment of ovarian cancer. However, it is important for patients to discuss of benefits and risks at the beginning of treatment.
Niranib will interact with some problems which heart disease irregular heartbeat, and high blood pressure. 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.
Niranib: Drug information available at: https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB11793
Niranib: Drug Uses, mechanism, and Side Effects available at: https://medlineplus.gov/druginfo/meds/a617007.html
Side effects of Niranib 100mg capsule
Niranib 100mg capsule causes several side effects, inform the doctor if these symptoms are seen in the patient's body.
- Sires in the mouth
- Dry mouth
- Back pain
- Loss of appetite
- Difficulty in sleeping
- Change in taste
- Pale skin
- Weight loss
- Burning or bleeding
- Blood in urine
- Runny nose
- increase the chance of developing other cancer
- decrease fertility in men
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.
Niranib is taken in capsule form twice a day or as per the doctor's prescription. Niranib should be taken with or without food. If patients follow the doctor’s prescription the result will be visible soon. Taking this capsule in the wrong way may give you severe side effects.
The patients should take this medicine whole with water and not try to cut or chew it.
If the patient feels well then continue Niranib, do not stop taking it without consulting the doctor.
It is advisable not to miss any dose. In case you miss a dose of Niranib capsule 100mg 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 the overall health of the patients and may also have side effects. So, it is always advisable to follow the prescription of the doctor strictly.
Niranib 100mg capsule may cause reactions in some patients. Therefore, it is advisable to go through complete information about this capsule.
The patients should inform the doctor about the past or current medicines that are taking or taken whether it is prescribed or non-prescribed, herbal, or vitamins. Niranib may interact with those medicines and furthermore, they will affect the mechanisms.
Pregnant women are not advised to take this. Breastfeeding women should not take this medicine, meet the doctor before taking it.
At the beginning of treatment inform the doctor about the previous medical conditions or ongoing-
high blood pressure
Q1. Can I take Niranib 100mg capsule without consulting a doctor?
Ans – Self-medication is strictly prohibited. You are not allowed to take it without consulting the doctor.
Q2. Where should I store this Niranib 100mg capsule?
Ans – Store below 30 degrees temperature in a dry place.
Q3. From where I will get the Niranib 100mg capsule?
Ans – You can buy it from Magicine Pharma at an affordable price.
Q4. Can I take Niranib 100mg capsule during pregnancy?
Ans – Pregnant women should consult with their doctor first.
Q5. How long treatment will take with Niranib 100mg capsule?
Ans – It depends upon the stage of cancer and the health of the patients.
Q6. What is a Niranib 100mg capsule?
Ans – The Niranib capsule is used to treat liver cancer.
Niranib 100mg 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 Niranib and cause problems.