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Pidotimune 400mg Tablet

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Salt Composition : Pidotimod

Manufacturer : LA RENON HEALTHCARE PVT LTD

Origin of Medicine : India

MRP: 262
Price :232
You Save :30 (11%)

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Introduction to Pidotimune 400mg Tablet

Pidotimune 400mg tablet contains the active ingredient Pidotimod.  It belongs to the class of drugs known as vaccines and immunologicals. It acts as an immunostimulant. It stimulates the immune system to trigger a protective response against bacteria or viruses that cause recurrent airway infections.  It is used to treat recurrent upper and lower respiratory tract infections in children and adults, acute respiratory tract infections, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disorders, chronic bronchitis, and immunological disorders. 

Do not take Pidotimune 400mg tablet if you are allergic to Pidotimod or any other ingredients or if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Inform your physician if you have kidney or liver problems. This medicine is not recommended for children below 3 years of age. Take the medicine as directed by the physician. Do not smoke while taking this medicine because it can worsen your symptoms.


Uses of Pidotimune 400mg Tablet

  • Recurrent upper and lower respiratory tract infections in children and adults
  • Acute respiratory tract infections
  • Asthma
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disorders
  • Chronic bronchitis
  • Immunological disorders

Therapeutic Effects of Pidotimune 400mg Tablet

Pidotimune 400mg tablet is an immunostimulant that helps to stimulate, increase, and control overall  immunity in immunodeficiency conditions that predispose an individual to infections of various organ systems such as the respiratory system, urinary system, and genital system. It boosts the activity of natural killer cells, activates phagocytosis, and increases cytokine production.


Interaction of Pidotimune 400mg Tablet with other drugs

Inform your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription medications, over-the-counter medications, nutritional and vitamin supplements, and herbal products. Certain medications interact with Pidotimune 400mg tablet and reduce their effectiveness by causing undesirable side effects.


More Information about Pidotimune 400mg Tablet

  • Store Pidotimune 400mg tablet below 30°C
  • Protect the medicine from light and excessive moisture.
  • Keep the medicine out of reach of children and pets
  • If you forgot to take the tablet, take your next dose at the scheduled time. Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose.

How to consume Pidotimune 400mg Tablet

It is an orally available prescription drug. Your doctor will decide the dose and duration of Pidotimune 400mg tablet based on the disease condition and other factors such as body weight and age. Always take this medicine as prescribed by your doctor. Take the tablet at the same time, with or without food. Do not break, chew, crush, or break the tablet. Swallow the whole tablet with a glass of water. 


Safety Advices for Pidotimune 400mg Tablet

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Pregnancy

  

Pidotimune 400mg tablet should be used cautiously during pregnancy. Inform your physician if you are pregnant, or suspecting pregnancy, or planning to get pregnanct.

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Breast Feeding

  

There is limited information available on the safety of breastfeeding during the treatment with Pidotimune 400mg tablet. Inform your physician if you are breastfeeding. 

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Lungs

  

It is unknown whether Pidotimune 400mg tablet is safe to be administer in patients with lung diseases. Inform your physician if you have any lung diseases before initiating the therapy

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Liver

  

It is unknown whether Pidotimune 400mg tablet is safe to be administer in patients with lung diseases. Inform your physician if you have any lung diseases before initiating the therapy.

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Alcohol

  

It is unsafe to drink alcohol while taking Pidotimune 400mg tablet. It may reduce the effectiveness of the drug and can cause toxic side effects.

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Driving

  

Limited studies are available on the effects of Pidotimune 400mg tablet on driving and ability. Dizziness and seizures have been reported by the patients. Howevere, if you experience these, inform your physician and seek medical advice. 


Side Effects of Pidotimune 400mg Tablet

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

Common 

  • Skin rash
  • Nausea, vomiting
  • Loss of Apetite

Word of Advice

Take all of the medicine and complete the course of therapy even if you feel better after the first few doses. Do not take extra doses or medicine to make up for a missed dose. Inform your doctor if you drink alcohol. Take this medicine as prescribed by your doctor. Take this medicine with food to decrease nausea and vomiting. Do not skip the medicine or change the dose without consulting the doctor. Common side effects like Skin rash, nausea, vomiting, and loss of appetite. 


FAQs

Q 1. What are the storage conditions for Pidotimune 400mg tablet?

Store the Pidotimune 400mg tablet below 30 degrees C. store it in the original cartoon. Prevent it from excessive moisture and light.

Q 2. Can Pidotimune 400mg tablet be given to kidney disease patients?

Pidotimune 400mg tablet should be given cautiously in patients with kidney diseases. Inform your physician if you have any kidney problems before initiating the therapy.

Q 3. What are the things i should inform my doctor before taking Pidotimune 400mg tablet?

Inform your doctor if you have liver, or kidney diseases or diabetes before initiating the treatment with Pidotimune 400mg tablet.

Q 4. How long does it take for Pidotimune 400mg tablet to show its effectiveness?

The effectiveness of Pidotimune 400mg tablet can vary from person to person. Some individuals may experience improvements in their symptoms and a reduction in infections within a few weeks of starting treatment. However, it is important to complete the full course of treatment as prescribed to maximize its benefits.

Q 5. Can Pidotimune 400mg tablet be used as a preventive measure against respiratory tract infections?

Yes, Pidotimune 400mg tablet can be used as a preventive measure against respiratory tract infections, especially in individuals who are prone to recurrent infections. It helps strengthen the immune system, making it more resistant to infections.


Fact Box of Pidotimune 400mg Tablet

Molecule name: blet

Therapeutic class: Vaccines and Immunologics 

Pharmacological class: Immunostimulant

Indications: 

1. Recurrent upper and lower respiratory tract infections in children and adults 

2. Acute respiratory tract infections 

Asthma

3. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disorders

4. Chronic bronchitis 

5. Immunological disorders


References

  1. La Renon Healthcare Pvt Ltd; Accessed on 19 May 2023; http://www.larenon.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/11.-PIDOTIMUNE-400-800-LBL.pdf
  2. Zhao N, Liu C, Zhu C, Dong X, Liu X. Pidotimod: a review of its pharmacological features and clinical effectiveness in respiratory tract infections. Expert Review of Anti-infective Therapy.; 2019;17(10):803-818. Accessed on 19th May, 2023; doi:https://doi.org/10.1080/14787210.2019.1679118
  3. Mahashur A, Thomas P, Mehta P, Nivangune K, Muchhala S, Jain R. Pidotimod: In-depth review of current evidence. Lung India. 2019;36(5):422. Accessed on 19th May, 2023; doi:https://doi.org/10.4103/lungindia.lungindia_39_19

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