Lenalid 25 Capsule is used in the treatment of multiple myeloma and leprosy reaction. This medicine belongs to a group of medicines that affect the functioning of the immune system.
Lenalid 25 Capsules can be taken with or without food, but try to take it at the same time each day to get the most benefits. Your doctor will decide what dose you need 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 must take it exactly as directed by your doctor. Taking it the wrong way or taking too much can cause very serious side effects. It may take several weeks or months before you see or feel benefits, but don't stop taking them unless your doctor tells you to.
Some common side effects of this medication include headache, weakness, nausea, rash, and dizziness. This medicine can reduce the number of blood cells (decreased red and white blood cells) in the blood, thus increasing susceptibility to infection or bleeding. Therefore, be careful when doing activity that could increase your chances of bleeding or avoid contact with people who have an infection such as a cold. Regular blood tests are needed to monitor blood cells during treatment.
Many other medicines can affect or be affected by this medicine, so tell your health care team about all the medicines you are using. This medication is not recommended during pregnancy or lactation. The use of effective contraceptive methods by men and women during treatment is important to avoid pregnancy. It is recommended that you drink plenty of fluids to stay hydrated while taking this medicine.
LENALIDE CAPSULE BENEFITS :
in multiple myelomaIf you have multiple myeloma, your body breaks down bone faster than it replaces it. This makes the bones weak and painful and more likely to break. Lenalid 25 Capsules may be prescribed together with other cancer treatments, such as chemotherapy. It is an important part of treatment and increases the survival rate of people with multiple myeloma. This medicine will kill the cancer cells and stop them from growing and spreading to other parts of the body. Carefully follow your doctor's instructions to get the most benefit. Calcium and vitamin D3 supplements are also effective and may be prescribed if you do not have high blood calcium levels.
SIDE EFFECTS OF LENALIDE CAPSULE :
Most side effects do not require medical attention and go away as your body adjusts to the medication. Consult your doctor if they persist or if they concern you.Common Side Effects of LenalidHeadacheSoft spotNauseaEruptionDizzinessDrowsinessedema (swelling)loss of appetiteDecreased white blood cell countDecreased level of calcium in the bloodWeight gainMuscular weaknessFatigueFeverAnxietyblood clotsDry SkinWeightlossConfusionDecreased white blood cell (neutrophil) countNeuropathyConstipationShaking
HOW TO USE LENALIDE CAPSULE :
Take this medicine at the dose and duration recommended by your doctor. Lenalid 25 Capsules can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a certain time.
HOW THE LENALID CAPSULE WORKS :
Lenalid 25 Capsules is a medicine against cancer. It works by strengthening the immune system which indirectly attacks cancer cells. It prevents the growth of new blood vessels within the tumor. It also limits the production of chemical messengers (cytokines and growth factor) that are responsible for the growth of cancer cells. This is how it works against cancer.