Medicine : Okeron (100mg)
Generic ( Octreotide )
|Typical use Of Octreotide :||Acromegaly. Prevention Of Complications Following Pancreatic Surgery.Variceal Bleeding.Seretory Diarrhoeas Associated With Carcinoid, AIDS, Cancer Chemotherapy Or Diabetes.|
|Mechanism of action of Octreotide :||Octreotide Binds To Somatostatin Receptors. These Receptors Are Coupled Via Pertussis Toxin Sensitive G Proteins Which Lead To Inhibition Of Adenylyl Cyclase. Octreotide Binding To These Receptors Also Stimulates Phosphotyrosine Phosphatase And Activation Of The Na(+)/H(+) Exchanger Via Pertussis Toxin Insensitive G Proteins.|
|Drug Interaction of Octreotide :||Octreotide Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Bromocriptine (Mesylate), Cabergoline, Cimetidine (HCl), Cyclosporin A, Human Insulin, Insulin Lispro, Pergolide, Pioglitazone. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.|
|Side effects of Octreotide :||Flatulence, Loose Stools, Anorexia, Abdominal Pain, Local Pain, Local Reactions, Steatorrhea, Bloating.|
INTERACTIONS OF OCTREOTIDE
How Octreotide will impact on Pregnancy ?Information Not Available.
How Octreotide will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?Information Not Available.
Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of OctreotideInformation Not Available.