Brand name – Noxalk
Generic name – Ceritinib
Manufacture – Natco Pharma
Strength – 150mg
Dosage – Capsule
Composition – Ceritinib
Indication – Lung cancer
Storage – at a cool place
Overview of Noxalk 150mg capsule
Noxalk 150mg capsule is used to treat non-small cell lung cancer that has spread to other parts of the body. Ceritinib blocks the activity of an abnormal protein that is responsible for the growth of the cancer cell. This will slow down or stop the growth of cancer cells. Ceritinib belongs to kinase inhibitors class.
How to use Noxalk 150mg capsule
Noxalk 150mg capsule comes in capsule form. It is usually taken with food once a day at the same time or as per the doctor's prescription for better results. If you vomit after taking the dose, do not take another capsule and continue the regular dose schedule.
Noxalk 150mg capsule has several side effects which are:
- Change in vision
- Body pain
- Weight loss
- Loss of appetite
- Swelling in the throat
- Stomach pain
- Unusual bleeding
- Dark urine
- Pale skin
- Flu-like symptoms
- Breathing problem
You should follow the doctor's prescription strictly for better results. Do not take this capsule in the wrong way, it may give severe side effects and the duration of treatment will be increased.
After starting the treatment, if you feel comfortable then continue otherwise inform your doctor about the problem.
If you missed any dose, do not take twice a dose at a time. Do not try to take the missed dose at the time of the next dose. For missed doses consult the doctor. Do not try to double the dose to match up missed doses.
In case of over dose immediately consult your doctor for medical attention. Do not try to ignore otherwise it will give severe side effects on your body and delay your treatment.
You should take the medicine the doctor prescribed for better health and to get recovery soon. By chance if you have missed or over-dose will impact your overall health which is not good for your healthy life.
Q1. What is the use of the Noxalk 150mg capsule?
Ans - Noxalk 150mg capsule is used in the treatment of non-small cell lung cancer.
Q2. From where I can buy a Noxalk 150mg capsule?
Ans - Noxalk 150mg capsule is available at Magicine Pharma's official website at an affordable price.
Q3. How can I take it with or without food?
Ans – it is not advisable to take with food.
Q4. Can I drive after taking this medicine?
Ans – Do not drive or operate heavy machinery because the Noxalk 150mg capsule makes you feel dizzy.
Q5. Shall I plan for the baby during treatment with the Noxalk 150mg capsule?
Ans – It is better to consult with your doctor beforehand because the Noxalk 150mg capsule may cause severe problems for your baby.
Q6. How long treatment will take for the Noxalk 150mg capsule?
Ans – The duration of treatment will go according to the overall health of the patients.
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Noxalk capsule: Drug information is available at: https://medlineplus.gov/druginfo/meds/a614027.html
Noxalk capsule: side effects, warning, interaction, and dosages information available at: https://medlineplus.gov/druginfo/meds/a614027.html, https://www.webmd.com/drugs/2/drug-166222/ceritinib-oral/details, and https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB09063