Mfd. by :- Novartis (Fulfilled By : Magicine Pharma)
Magicine Pharma is registered with the Government Of NCT, India, Ministry Of Health in Government of Delhi, India, registration number DL-RAJ-122372 and as a wholesale distributor, department file No. 44208.
Brand Name: Kisqali
Generic Name: Ribociclib
Dosage Form: Tablet
Packaging: 21 tablets (21 / strip)
Indication: Breast cancer
Storage: Store at room temperature
Kisqali (Ribociclib 600mg) tablet is used in the treatment of Breast cancer. It belongs to a group of cancer-fighting medications known as antineoplastics. Kisqali tablets work by blocking the action of the kinase protein which is important for the growth and division of cells. This tablet is used when the cancer cells have spread to other parts of the body. Take this medication as prescribed by your healthcare provider. Close monitoring of blood cell count is required during treatment with this medicine. The recommended dose of Kisqali tablets is decided by a doctor according to your previous medical condition and response to the treatment.
Ribociclib 600mg Tablet is an inhibitor of cyclin-dependent kinase (CDK) 4 and 6. These kinases are activated upon binding to D-cyclins and play a crucial role in signaling pathways which lead to cell cycle progression and cellular proliferation.
Kisqali tablet is an anti-cancer medication that is used in the treatment of metastatic breast cancer. This medicine helps to stop the growth of cancer cells. Take this medicine with or without food orally once a day. Swallow the whole tablet with a glass of water. Do not take this medicine in the wrong way as it may lead to some severe side effects. It is advisable not to change your regular dosing schedule without taking suggestions from your doctor. If you experience any signs and symptoms while receiving this medicine, inform your doctor immediately. Avoid driving because this medicine may cause excessive dizziness.
Kisqali tablets can interact with other medications and it may increase the risk for side effects. Don’t forget to disclose and discuss your previous medical history with the doctor.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor before consuming alcohol.
Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to Ribociclib.
Kisqali (Ribociclib) medicine is not recommended in patients known to be hypersensitive.
This medicine may cause some common side effects. Discuss the risks and benefits of the Kisqali tablets with the doctor before starting the treatment.
Decreased white blood cell count
Tingling of hands and feet
Shortness of breath
Coughing up blood
Loss of strength
Changed sense of taste
Note - Immediately contact your doctor or healthcare provider if any side effects occur
Take this medicine as prescribed by your doctor. Do not stop or skip your regular dosing schedule.
It is advisable not to miss a dose. If you miss a scheduled dose of Kisqali tablet, contact your doctor immediately.
In case of an overdose of Kisqali tablets, the doctor will provide emergency medical treatment.
Before starting treatment with Kisqali medicine, please inform your doctor about your previous medical history. If you experience any signs and symptoms while receiving this medication, do not ignore those symptoms because it may lead to higher risk.
Use suitable methods of contraception to prevent pregnancy while taking Kisqali tablets.
Children and adolescents
Kisqali tablets are not advisable for use in children. Under the age of 18.
Do not use Kisqali (Ribociclib 600mg Tablet) if you are planning to become pregnant. Avoid this medication at the time of pregnancy.
This medicine is not recommended in breastfeeding unless it is required. Please consult with your doctor before starting treatment with Kisqali medicine.
Kisqali tablets should be used with caution in patients who have prolongation of QT interval.
Close monitoring of liver function is required during treatment with this medicine.
Do not forget to disclose and discuss your previous history with your healthcare provider.
Kisqali medicine may decrease white blood cells in some patients.
Do not skip your regular dosing schedule.
Inform your doctor if you experience any side effects like - dizziness, nausea, abdominal pain, loss of appetite, and vomiting.
Do not drive or operate heavy machinery.
Do not crush or break the tablet.
Not safe for pregnant women.
Do not breastfeed while receiving this medication.
Ans. It is used in the treatment of Breast cancer. It belongs to a group of cancer-fighting medications known as antineoplastics.
Ans. This medicine works by blocking the action of the kinase protein which is important for the growth and division of cells.
Ans. Some common side effects are:- fast heartbeat, bleeding, seizures, diarrhea, back pain, constipation, etc.
Ans. It is important to take this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.
Ans. Follow your doctor’s advice about any restrictions on food and other activities.
Ans. If you miss a scheduled dose of Kisqali tablet, contact your doctor immediately.
Ans. This medicine may affect your vision and your ability to concentrate.
Ans. It is available in the strength of 600mg.
Ans. This medicine is not recommended during pregnancy.
Ans. Please consult your doctor before consuming this drug.
Ans. Please consult your doctor before consuming alcohol.
Ans. This medicine is not recommended in breastfeeding unless it is necessary.
Ans. Store this medicine at room temperature.