|COUNTRY OF ORIGIN||India|
|GENERIC NAME||Regorafenib (40mg)|
|INDICATION||Cancer of colon and rectum|
|MANUFACTURER||Natco Pharma Ltd|
|PACKAGING||28 tablets in 1 bottle|
|PACK SIZE||1 Bottle, 2 Bottle/s, 3 Bottle/s|
Regonat Tablet should be taken with food, but try to have it at the same time every day to get the most benefits. Your doctor will decide what dose is necessary and how often you need to take it. This will depend on what you are being treated for and may change from time to time. You should take it exactly as your doctor has advised. Taking it in the wrong way or taking too much can cause very serious side effects. It may take several weeks or months for you to see or feel the benefits but do not stop taking it unless your doctor tells you to.
The most common side effects of this medicine include infection, low blood platelets, anemia, decreased appetite, hemorrhage, and high blood pressure. It can also cause voice change, diarrhea, stomatitis, vomiting, nausea, bilirubin in urine, increased liver enzyme, rash, weakness, pain, fever, mucosal inflammation, and weight loss. If any of these side effects bother you, let your doctor know. Regular blood tests are required to check your blood cells along with liver functioning.
Many other medicines can affect, or be affected by, this medicine so let your healthcare team know all medications you are using. This medicine is not recommended during pregnancy or while breastfeeding. The use of effective contraception by both males and females during treatment is important to avoid pregnancy.
USES OF REGONAT TABLET
- Cancer of colon and rectum
BENEFITS OF REGONAT TABLET
In Cancer of colon and rectum
SIDE EFFECTS OF REGONAT TABLET
Common side effects of Regonat
- Low blood platelets
- Anemia (low number of red blood cells)
- High blood pressure
- Decreased appetite
- Mucosal inflammation
- Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth)
- Increased liver enzymes
- Weight loss
- Voice change
- Bilirubin in urine
HOW TO USE REGONAT TABLET
HOW REGONAT TABLET WORKS
However, limited information is available on use of Regonat Tablet in patients with severe kidney disease.
Regular monitoring of liver function tests is advised while you are taking this medicine. Use of Regonat Tablet is not recommended in patients with the severe liver disease.