What is Revolade 25mg?
Revolade 25mg Tablet is used for Low platelet levels, Blood disorder, Chronic immune thrombocytopenic purpura, Chronic hepatitis c, Blood disorders and other conditions.Revolade 25mg Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Revolade 25mg Tablet contains Eltrombopag as an active ingredient.
Revolade 25mg Tablet works by activating the proliferation and production of platelets from bone marrow.
GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals manufactures Revolade Tablet.
What are the uses of Revolade 25mg?
Revolade Tablet is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Low platelet levels, Blood disorder, Chronic immune thrombocytopenic purpura, Chronic hepatitis c, Blood disorders and other conditions.
The complete list of uses and indications for Revolade Tablet is as follows:
Low platelet levels
Chronic immune thrombocytopenic purpura
Chronic hepatitis c
How to use Revolade Tablet
Take Revolade 25mg in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Revolade 25mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.
How Revolade Tablet works
Revolade 25mg Tablet is a thrombopoietin agonist. Revolade 25mg works by stimulating the formation of new platelets in the blood. Platelets help to reduce or prevent bleeding.
What are the side-effects of Revolade Tablet?
The most commonly reported side-effects of Revolade 25mg Tablet are decreased appetite, cough, headache, muscular spasm, change in taste, and anxiety.
The following is a list of possible side effects that may occur from the use of Revolade Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
Change in taste
Increase in blood sugar levels
Reduced blood cell count
Tingling or numbness in the fingers or toes
Revolade 25Mg Tablet – Precautions
Before using Revolade 25mg Tablet, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
Planning to become pregnant
Risk of forming blood clots
Expert advice for Revolade Tablet
How Take Revolade 25mg – Take this Tablet on an empty stomach, either 1 hour before or 2 hours after meals. Take Revolade 25mg Tablet at least 2 hours before or 4 hours after eating dairy products and calcium-fortified juices.
The usual starting dose for the treatment of idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura and aplastic anemia in patients above the age of 6, is 50 mg once a day, while an initial dose of 25 mg once a day is recommended in patients aged 1-5 years.
The usual starting dose in the treatment of idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura and aplastic anemia in patients of East-Asian origin is 25 mg once a day.
The maximum daily dose in the treatment of idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura is 75 mg.
The maximum daily dose in the treatment of severe aplastic anemia is 150 mg.
The usual starting dose in the treatment of thrombocytopenia associated with chronic hepatitis C is 25 mg once a day. The dose may be increased gradually to a maximum of 100 mg daily.
Milk, dairy products and calcium-containing antacids can reduce absorption and, consequently, the effects of Revolade. For this reason, do not take milk, dairy products or antacids 4 hours before or after taking Revolade 25mg.