Medicine : Octride 1mlinj[(50mg)
|Manufacturer:||Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd|
|Substitutes:||actide (50mcg) , varitide (50mcg) , octate (50mcg) , octride (50mcg) , sandostatin (50mcg) , okeron (50mcg) , actide inj(1ml) , octride 1mlinj[(50mg) , okeron (50mg)|
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 ?Studies In Animals Have Shown No Risk To The Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.
How Octreotide will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.
Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of OctreotideNo Studies Found