What is Sorafenib?
Sorafenib Tablet is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Liver Cancer, Kidney Cancer, Thyroid Cancer and other conditions.
Sorafenib Tablet contains Sorafenib as an active ingredient.
Sorafenib Tablet works by slowing down the rate of growth of cancer cells.
Detailed information related to Sorafenib Tablet’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Sorafenib Tablet Uses
Sorafenib Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
· Liver Cancer
· Kidney Cancer
· Thyroid Cancer
Sorafenib Tablet Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Sorafenib Tablet improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
· Slowing down the rate of growth of cancer cells.
Sorafenib Tablet – Composition and Active Ingredients
Sorafenib Tablet is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
· Sorafenib (200 MG)
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Sorafenib Tablet – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Sorafenib Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
· Loss Of Appetite
· Difficulty In Swallowing
· Distortion Of The Sense Of Taste
Sorafenib Tablet – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
· Consult a doctor if you are suffering from high blood pressure, bleeding problems, chest pain, heart problems, kidney problems or liver disease
· Monitoring of blood calcium levels and thyroid hormones, fluid balance and electrolytes is needed
· Planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding
· Take caution if you are going to have a surgery or have been recently operated upon