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Oxemia 100mg Tablet

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Salt Composition : Desidustat

Manufacturer : ZYDUS CADILA

Origin of Medicine : India

MRP: 2640
Price :2245
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Introduction to Oxemia 100mg Tablet

Oxemia 100mg tablet is an erythropoiesis-stimulating agent that contains an active ingredient called Desidustat. It belongs to the medication class known as hypoxia-inducible factor-prolyl hydroxylase (HIF-PH) inhibitor. It is used to treat anemia in patients with chronic kidney disease. 

Do not consume Oxemia 100mg tablet if you are allergic to Desidustat or any of its ingredients in the medication. Before taking the medicine, inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to get pregnant, or think you may be pregnant or are breastfeeding. Before starting the treatment, inform your doctor if you have a history of seizures, strokes, or blood disorders (sickle cell anemia). Your iron levels and blood pressure will be regularly monitored before and during the treatment.

The common side effects of Oxemia 100mg tablet are vomiting, abdominal pain, fever, headache, weakness, and peripheral edema (accumulation of fluid). Before starting the treatment, notify your doctor if you have any pre-existing medical conditions.


Uses of Oxemia 100mg Tablet

  • Treatment of anemia in patients with chronic kidney disease

Therapeutic Effects of Oxemia 100mg Tablet

Oxemia 100mg tablet belongs to the group HIF-PH inhibitors that activate hypoxia-inducible factors (HIF), stimulate the production of red blood cells, and improve the body's utilization of iron.


Interaction of Oxemia 100mg Tablet with other drugs

Inform your doctor about any prescribed medications, over-the-counter medicines, nutritional or vitamin supplements, and herbal products you take or have taken before the treatment. Certain medications may interact with Oxemia 100mg tablet and can cause undesirable side effects. 


More Information about Oxemia 100mg Tablet

  • Keep out of sight and reach of pets and children.
  • Do not freeze the medicine.
  • Do not store above 30°C.
  • Always check the expiry date before consuming it.

How to consume Oxemia 100mg Tablet

Take the Oxemia 100mg tablet as your physician advises. Take medicine at a fixed time. Do not crush, chew, or open the medicine. Your physician will decide the correct dosage and duration based on age, body weight, and disease condition. Only stop taking the tablet if your doctor advises you to stop.


Safety Advices for Oxemia 100mg Tablet

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Pregnancy

  

It is unknown whether Oxemia 100mg tablet is harmful to the unborn baby. Notify your healthcare professional if you are pregnant or planning to have a baby think you may be pregnant.

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Breast Feeding

  

It is unknown whether Oxemia 100mg tablet is excreted in breast milk. So, before starting the treatment, inform your doctor if you are breastfeeding. Consult your doctor for more information. 

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Lungs

  

It is unknown whether Oxemia 100mg tablet is safe for patients with lung problems. Inform your physician if you have any lung disease before starting the treatment. Contact your doctor if you experience any lung-related symptoms.

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Liver

  

It is unknown whether Oxemia 100mg tablet is safe for patients with liver problems. Inform your physician if you have any liver disease before starting the treatment. Contact your doctor if you experience any liver-related symptoms.

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Alcohol

  

It is unknown whether consuming alcohol while taking Oxemia 100mg tablet is safe. Please speak with your physician.

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Driving

  

It is unknown whether Oxemia 100mg tablet alters driving ability. However, if you experience side effects like tiredness or drowsiness, avoid driving and using machines.


Side Effects of Oxemia 100mg Tablet

Side effects are unwanted symptoms caused by medicines. Even though all medicines cause side effects, not everyone gets them.

Common

  • Vomiting
  • Abdominal pain
  • Fever
  • Headache
  • Weakness
  • Peripheral edema (accumulation of fluid)

Word of Advice

Before starting the treatment, inform your doctor about all the underlying medical conditions. Do not stop the medicine until your doctor advises. Do not double-dose the medicine to make up for a forgotten dose. Notify your doctor if you experience any serious side effects. Contact your doctor for more information. 


FAQs

Q 1. How to manage the side effects of Oxemia 100mg tablet?

To manage the side effects of Oxemia 100mg tablet, follow the prescribed dosage, and report side effects promptly. Stay hydrated, and monitor blood pressure regularly. Maintain a healthy lifestyle by following a balanced diet and attending follow-up appointments.

Q 2. Can children use Oxemia 100mg tablet?

It is unknown whether the medicine is safe to use in children. Consult a healthcare professional for more details about using Oxemia 100mg tablet in children. The suitability of any medication depends on factors such as age, weight, and specific medical conditions.

Q 3. What are the side effects of Oxemia 100mg tablet?

Common side effects of Oxemia 100mg tablet include vomiting, abdominal pain, fever, headache, weakness, and peripheral edema (accumulation of fluid). It is crucial to consult your doctor for any concerns or persistent side effects.

Q 4. Can Oxemia 100mg tablet be taken during pregnancy or while breastfeeding?

Information regarding the usage of Oxemia 100mg tablet during pregnancy and breastfeeding is unknown. So, it is recommended to get healthcare professionals' advice before consuming the medicine. The potential benefits and risks of the medicine should be carefully assessed.

Q 5. What should I do if I miss a dose of Oxemia 100mg tablet?

If you miss a tablet dose, take it as soon as possible. However, if it's close to the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not double the dose of the Oxemia 100mg tablet.


Fact Box of Oxemia 100mg Tablet

Molecule Name: Desidustat Therapeutic class: Erythropoiesis-stimulating agent 
Pharmacological class:  Hypoxia-inducible factor-prolyl hydroxylase (HIF-PH) inhibitor Indications: Treatment of anemia in patients with chronic kidney disease

References

  1. Clinicaltrials.gov, NCT04012957, [Revised on 24th Nov 2021] [Accessed on 27th June 2023], https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04012957
  2. J. Goddard, A.N. Turner, Kidney and Urinary Tract Disease, Davidson’s Principles and Practice of Medicine, 22nd Edition, 2014, 461-523.
  3. Amit A Joharapurkar et al., Prolyl Hydroxylase Inhibitors: A Breakthrough in the Therapy of Anemia Associated with Chronic Diseases, J. Med. Chem. 2018, 61, 16, 6964–6982, https://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/acs.jmedchem.7b01686 

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