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Imat 100 mg (Imatinib)

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Active Ingredient

Imatinib

Indication

Blood cancer

Manufacturer

Zydus Cadila Pharma

Packaging

10 tablets in 1 strip

Strength

Imatinib (100mg)

Delivery Time

6 To 15 Days

Imat 100 mg (Imatinib)

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30 Tablet $22.00
60 Tablet $42.00
90 Tablet $62.00
120 Tablet $81.00
180 Tablet $99.00

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Description

Introduction of Imat 100 mg Tablet

Imat 100 mg Tablet is an anticancer medicine used in the treatment of various types of blood cancers, skin cancers, and bone marrow disorders. It may also be used to treat certain tumours of the stomach and digestive system.

Imat Tablet works by stopping the growth of cancer cells and preventing them from spreading to other parts of your body.

Imat 100 mg Tablet may cause some common adverse effects including nausea, vomiting, oedema, fatigue, muscle cramps, musculoskeletal pain, diarrhoea, rash, and abdominal pain.

Most of that aspect no longer requires scientific interest and could be cleared up step by step over time. However, you’re counselled to speak with your health practitioner if you persistently enjoy those aspect outcomes.

This medicine is used with caution in patients with liver disease or heart-related problems. Imat Tablet may decrease the blood cell count in the body, and you may get an infection or bleed more easily.

If you experience any symptoms like unusual bruising or bleeding, signs of infection (fever, chills, body aches), etc, please consult your doctor.

How to Use Imat 100 mg Tablet?

Imatinib  Tablet can be take with food or as directed by your doctor. It is best to take the same time daily to improve the clinical condition. If you miss a dose of Imat 100 mg Tablet take your next dose at your regularly scheduled time.

The dose and duration of remedy will depend upon your condition. Do not stop taking this medicine without consulting your doctor.

How Imat 100 mg Tablet Works?

Imatinib Tablet works by inhibiting Tyrosine kinase- a group of enzymes responsible for the multiplication of cancer cells. Imat 100 mg selectively inhibits the protein called ABL (the Abelson proto-oncogene) and BCR (Breakpoint Cluster region).

These proteins act as chemical messengers for cancer cell division and multiplication, which gets blocked on the administration of Imat Tablet. It leads to cell apoptosis and controls tumour growth.

Uses of Imat 100 mg Tablet

  • Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
  • Myelodysplastic Disease
  • Myeloproliferative disease
  • Chronic myeloid Leukemia Philadelphia
  • Chromosome positive
  • Chronic Eosinophilic Leukemia
  • Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans
  • Mastocytosis
  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors

Benefits of Imat 100 mg Tablet

Imatinib  is classified as an ‘anti-cancer medication’ that includes Imatinib, mainly prescribed for the treatment of different types of cancer. It is utilize in the management of blood cancer (chronic myeloid leukaemia and acute lymphocytic leukaemia) as well as gastrointestinal stromal tumours.

The mechanism of action of Imat 100 mg involves the inhibition of an enzyme crucial for the proliferation of cancer cells, leading to cell death (apoptosis). Consequently, the progression and metastasis of cancer cells are either halted or reduce.

Side Effects of Imat 100 mg Tablet

Adverse reactions may occur with the use of Imat 100 mg Tablet. Should you notice any of these side effects, it is advisable to consult your doctor or healthcare professional without delay. Your doctor can offer guidance on managing or alleviating these side effects.

Most Common Side Effects of Imat 100 mg Tablet

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Joint Pain
  • Bone pain
  • Muscle Cramps
  • Sweating
  • Watery Eyes
  • Pink Eyes
  • Flushing
  • Itching
  • Hair loss

Common Side Effects of Imat 100 mg Tablet

  • Shortness Of Breath
  • Irregular Heartbeats
  • Chest Pain
  • Blistered skin
  • Blood in Stool
  • Severe Abdominal Pain and Bloating
  • Blood in sputum
  • High Fever
  • Intestinal Bleeding
  • Heart Failure
  • Hepatic problems
  • ​Diarrhea
  • Dry mouth
  • Loss of appetite
  • Weight loss
  • Headache
  • Nail Color Changes
  • Chills
  • Sore throat
  • Frequent Urination
  • Tiredness

Drug-Drug Interaction: 

Imat 100 mg Tablet is know to interact with blood thinners (warfarin, aspirin), anti-hypertensive medicines (amlodipine, metoprolol, nifedipine), heart medicines (quinidine, atorvastatin, lovastatin, simvastatin), immuno-suppressants (cyclosporine),  antibiotics (erythromycin, telithromycin), anti-fungal medicines (itraconazole, voriconazole, ketoconazole), mental illness medicines (triazolam, alprazolam, estazolam, primidone, phenobarbital, phenytoin), anti-HIV medicines (saquinavir,  ritonavir), erectile dysfunction medicine (sildenafil). 

Drug-Food Interaction: Imatinib is known to interact with alcohol, St. John’s wort plant (a natural remedy to treat depression), and grapefruit.

Drug-Disease Interaction: Inform your doctor if you have hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid), cardiovascular disease, bone marrow suppression, liver or kidney disease, fluid retention, gastrointestinal disorders, stomach ulcer or bleeding, high blood pressure, diabetes or chemotherapy.

1 review for Imat 100 mg (Imatinib)

  1. Charles S. Silva

    My order was shipped promptly, and arrived sooner than expected. Will do business with Genericstrip again!

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