Capnat - Capecitabine 500mg:-
Brand Name: Capnat
Generic Name: Capecitabine 500mg
Contents: Capecitabine 500mg
Manufactured By: Natco Pharma
What is capecitabine (Capnat)?
Capecitabine is a cancer medication that interferes with the growth of cancer cells and slows their spread in the body. Capecitabine is used to treat breast cancer and colon or rectum cancer that has spread to other parts of the body. Capecitabine may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.
What are the possible side effects of capecitabine (Capnat)?
Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat. Call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:severe diarrhea (more than 4 times per day, or during the night);vomiting (more than once in 24 hours);nausea, loss of appetite, eating much less than usual;weakness, feeling light-headed, hot or dry skin;pain, tenderness, redness, swelling, blistering, or peeling skin on your hands or feet;fever, chills, body aches, flu symptoms;swelling, white patches, or sores in your mouth or throat;jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes);chest pain or heavy feeling, pain spreading to the arm or shoulder, nausea, sweating, general ill feeling;sudden numbness, weakness, headache, confusion, or problems with vision, speech, or balance; or slow heart rate, weak pulse, fainting, slow breathing (breathing may stop).
Less serious side effects may include: stomach pain or upset, constipation; tired feeling; temporary hair loss; mild skin rash; headache, dizziness; altered sense of taste; back pain, joint or muscle pain; eye irritation. This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur