About Careers Internship MedBlogs Contact us

Capehope (Capecitabine) Drug Price and Information

Capehope is an antimetabolite, prescribed for breast cancer and colorectal cancer. It prevents the growth of cancer cells. 


Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Generic : Capecitabine
10 Tablets
Update the Drug Info ADD Drugs
View in Hindi

Search for Drugs/Medicines

    Medindia currently has information on 3,116 generic drugs and 110,306 brands that have their prices listed. New drugs with their prices are listed as and when they get approved by the drug controller. Please do write to us (info@medindia.net) if a drug is missing from our comprehensive drug price list.

    Drug information on Capehope (Capecitabine) from Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd.


    Drug Name : Capecitabine

    Capecitabine(Xeloda) generic Capehope is an antimetabolite, prescribed for breast cancer and colorectal cancer. It prevents the growth of cancer cells.
    More Info about Capecitabine


    Medical condition(s) for which Capehope may be prescribed

    Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

    The recommended dose is 1250 mg/m2 administered orally twice daily (morning and evening; equivalent to 2500 mg/m2 total daily dose) for 2 weeks followed by 1-week rest period given as 3-week cycles.

    Side effects of Capehope

    Gastrointestinal Disorders : Diarrhea, nausea, mouth ulcer, vomiting, abdominal pain, gastrointestinal hemorrhage constipation, upper abdominal pain and indigestion.

    Skin : Hand-and-Foot Syndrome, hair loss, rash and redness.

    General : Injection site pain, irritation, swelling, fatigue, fever, chest pain, back pain, weakness and lethargy.

    Central Nervous System : Dizziness, depression, sleep disorders, headache and abnormal taste.

    Metabolic : Loss of appetite.

    Eye : Eye inflammation and loss of vision.

    Blood : Decreased white blood cells.

    Respiratory : Nosebleed, cough and sore throat.

    How to use Capehope?

    It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with food, two times per day.

    When Should Capehope not be taken? (Contraindications)

    Contraindicated in patients with kidney problems or dihydropyrimidine dehydrogenase (DPD) enzyme deficiency and hypersensitivity.


    Warnings and Precautions for Capehope

    Caution should be exercised in patients with history of heart, liver or kidney disease, any allergy, bone marrow problems, pain, redness, swelling, tingling, tenderness of the palms and soles, who are taking other medications, elderly, children, during pregnancy and lactation.

    Avoid vaccination while taking this medication.

    It may cause dizziness or drowsiness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.

    It may reduce platelet counts; avoid bruising or injury.

    Monitor blood counts and blood electrolytes while taking this medication.

    Other Precautions for Capehope

    Avoid excess dosage.

    Storage Conditions for Capehope

    Store it at room temperature 25oC.

    Disclaimer :
    Medindia updates the prices regularly, however, there may be slight discrepancies in the prices displayed. This can be due to the following reasons:Medindia updates the prices regularly, however, there may be slight discrepancies in the prices displayed. This can be due to the following reasons:
    • Difference in GST/local taxes
    • Change in price by the company
    • Updation of price information may not have happened at the right time
    For the above reasons, Medindia cannot be held liable for any action taken based on the information provided by its website. The purpose of this website is to provide initial guidance only and it does not intend to replace professional medical opinion in any manner whatsoever.

    Post a Comment

    Comments should be on the topic and should not be abusive. The editorial team reserves the right to review and moderate the comments posted on the site.

    Drug Price A - Z
    A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
    Drugs Search

    Substitutes for Capehope


    Cipla Limited


    GLS Pharma Ltd.


    Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd.


    Resonance Laboratories Pvt. Ltd.

    Capres (150 mg)

    Resonance Laboratories Pvt. Ltd.

    Capscare (500mg)

    Medicare Remedies Pvt Ltd


    Shantha Biotechnics Pvt. Ltd.


    Khandelwal Laboratories Pvt. Ltd.

    Distamine (150mg)

    Neon Laboratories Limited

    Distamine (500mg)

    Neon Laboratories Limited
    View all
    Buy Medicines (Drug) at Concessional Price from India
    What's New on Medindia
    Can Weight Loss be Achieved by Drinking Water?
    Can Exercise Counts Boost Your Life Counts? 
    Prevent Hacking of Medical Devices: FDA Sounds Alarm
    View all

    Medindia Newsletters Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!
    Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.


    Most Popular on Medindia

    Find a Doctor Drug - Food Interactions How to Reduce School Bag Weight - Simple Tips The Essence of Yoga Sinopril (2mg) (Lacidipine) Find a Hospital Blood Donation - Recipients Pregnancy Confirmation Calculator Indian Medical Journals Hearing Loss Calculator

    Disclaimer - All information and content on this site are for information and educational purposes only. The information should not be used for either diagnosis or treatment or both for any health related problem or disease. Always seek the advice of a qualified physician for medical diagnosis and treatment. Full Disclaimer

    © All Rights Reserved 1997 - 2022

    This site uses cookies to deliver our services. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie Policy, Privacy Policy, and our Terms of Use