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Epotop (Erythropoietin) Drug Price and Information

Epotop is a haematopoietic agent, prescribed for anemia in people with chronic kidney failure.  It helps in the formation of red blood cells by the bone marrow.

Epotop

  Injection
VHB Lifesciences Inc.
Generic : Erythropoietin
 2,140.00
6000iu/0.6ml
0.6ml
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    Drug information on Epotop (Erythropoietin) from VHB Lifesciences Inc.

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    Drug Name : Erythropoietin

    Erythropoietin(Epogen) generic Epotop is a haematopoietic agent, prescribed for anemia in people with chronic kidney failure. It helps in the formation of red blood cells by the bone marrow.
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    Medical condition(s) for which Epotop may be prescribed


    Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

    Adults: Subcutaneous- 3-times/week dosing: 150 units/kg 3 times/week.
    Children: IV- Weekly dosing: 600 units/kg/week (max, 40,000 units/week).

    Side effects of Epotop

    High blood pressure, muscle and joint pain, flu-like syndrome, rashes and hives.

    How to use Epotop?

    It comes as a solution for injection to be administered by a healthcare provider under the skin or into the vein.

    When Should Epotop not be taken? (Contraindications)

    Contraindicated in patients with uncontrolled hypertension and hypersensitivity.

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    Warnings and Precautions for Epotop

    Caution should be exercised in patients with history of blood clotting problems, cancer, sickle cell anemia, thalassemia, porphyria, blood clot events, heart attack, infections, seizures, stroke, tumors, heart disease, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

    It may cause seizures; do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.

    Other Precautions for Epotop

    Avoid excess dosage.

    Storage Conditions for Epotop

    Store it in refrigerator (2-8°C). Do not freeze.



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