Brand name – Ventoxen
Generic name – Venetoclax
Manufacture – Everest
Strength – 100mg
Dosage – Tablets
Composition – Venetoclax
Indication – Leukemia
Storage – at a cool place
Overview of Ventoxen 100mg tablet
Ventoxen 100mg tablet is an anticancer medicine that helps to treat chronic lymphocytic leukemia (white blood cell cancer) or a certain type of small lymphocytic lymphoma (cancer in the lymph nodes). Ventoxen is used alone or with rituximab (Rituxan) or obinutuzumab (Gazyva). It is also used in combination with azacytidine, decitabine, and cytarabine in people older than 75 years. And also treated for medical conditions that prevent them from being treated by other chemotherapy medicines. If patients want better results, then have to follow the prescription of the doctor strictly. If the patient faces any issues after starting treatment rather than those regular days inform your doctor.
Ventoxen 100mg Tablet belongs to the class of medications called B-cell lymphoma-2 (BCL-2) inhibitors. The work of Ventoxen is to block the action of certain proteins in the body of patients that are responsible for the growth of cancer cells. By stopping certain proteins Ventoxen kills cancer cells in the patient's body and reduces tumor cells. In a few weeks or months, the benefits of the Tablet are seen in the patients. Ventoxen is a powerful and very effective Tablet for the treatment of Leukemia. However, it is important for patients to discuss of benefits and risks at the beginning of treatment.
Side effects of Ventoxen 100mg tablet
Ventoxen 100mg Tablet causes several side effects, inform the doctor if these symptoms are seen in the patient's body.
- Decrease appetite
- Extreme tiredness
- Swelling in arms
- Back pain
- Joint pain
- Runny nose
- Short breath
- Difficulty in sleeping
- Pale skin
- Swelling in legs
- Fast heartbeat
- Less urine
If the above-mentioned symptoms are seen in the patients, inform the doctor immediately, do not avoid these symptoms because this Tablet has severe side effects.
Ventoxen 100mg tablet is taken in tablet form once a day with water or as per the doctor's prescription. Ventoxen can be taken only with food. If patients follow the doctor’s prescription the result will be visible soon. Taking this tablet 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 Ventoxen, do not stop taking it without consulting the doctor.
It is advisable not to miss any dose. In case you miss a dose of Ventoxen tablet 100mg consult your doctor soon.
In case of overdose, contact your healthcare provider or doctor and they 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.
Ventoxen 100mg Tablet may cause reactions in some patients. Therefore, it is advisable to go through complete information about this Tablet.
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. Ventoxen 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 if there any.
Q1. Where should I store this Ventoxen 100mg tablet?
Ans – Store below 30 degrees temperature in a dry place.
Q2. Can I take Ventoxen 100mg tablet without consulting a doctor?
Ans – Self-medication is strictly prohibited. You are not allowed to take it without consulting the doctor.
Q3. From where I will get the Ventoxen 100mg tablet?
Ans – You can buy it from Magicine Pharma at an affordable price.
Q4. How long treatment will take with Ventoxen 100mg tablet?
Ans – It depends upon the stage of cancer and the health of the patients.
Q5. Can I take Ventoxen 100mg tablet during pregnancy?
Ans – Pregnant women should consult with their doctor first.
Q6. What is a Ventoxen 100mg Tablet?
Ans – The Ventoxen Tablet is used to treat Leukemia.
Ventoxen 100mg tablet 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 Ventoxen and cause problems.
It is mandatory to inform the doctor about problems you have or ever had which are the low level of potassium, calcium, or phosphorus in the blood, kidney, or liver problem. In other words, at the beginning of the treatment inform the doctor about the medical history.
The patients should consult with the doctor about consumption of alcohol during treatment.
Ventoxen: Drug information available at: https://medlineplus.gov/druginfo/meds/a616028.html
Ventoxen: Drug Uses, mechanism, and Side Effects available at: https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB11581