Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (Vibra) Generic : Thalidomide
The recommended dose is 200mg administered orally once daily with water, preferably at bedtime and at least 1-hour after the evening meal.
Most Common :
Drowsiness, dizziness, constipation, confusion, difficulty in breathing and rash.
Body as a Whole : Abdominal pain, accidental injury, weakness, back pain, chills, swelling in the face, fever, headache, uneasiness and infection.
Gastrointestinal : Loss of appetite, constipation, diarrhea, dry mouth, flatulence, liver function abnormalities, nausea and tooth pain.
Blood : Anemia and decrease in white blood cells.
Metabolic : Swelling in the extremities, increased cholesterol and elevated liver enzyme.
Central Nervous System : Agitation, dizziness, sleeplessness, nervousness, nerve disease, tingling, drowsiness, tremor and unsteadiness.
Respiratory : Inflammation of pharynx/sinus and runny nose.
Skin : Pimples, skin inflammation, nail disorder, itching and increased sweating.
Genitourinary : Blood in urine and impotence.
It comes as a capsule to take by mouth, with food.
Contraindicated in pregnant and breastfeeding women, and known hypersensitivity.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store the medication at 25°C.