MEDICAL DESCRIPTION OF WEPOX 10000IU INJECTION
Wepox 10000IU injection contains Erythropoietin alfa 10000IU a hematopoietic growth factor used in the treatment of anemia that occurs due to chronic kidney disease and cancer chemotherapy and in patients who are taking medicine to treat HIV. It produces its action by producing red blood cells by stimulating bone marrow.
WEPOX 10000IU INJECTION USES
It is used in the treatment of anemia due to chronic kidney disease and cancer chemotherapy
WEPOX 10000IU INJECTION BENEFITS
Anemia due to chronic kidney diseases:
Chronic kidney disease is a loss of kidney function over a long period and this leads to anemia. Anemia occurs when your body does not have sufficient red blood cells to carry oxygen around the body. The use of this medicine boosts red blood cells and helps to reduce the symptoms of anemia such as tiredness and weakness.
Anemia due to cancer chemotherapy:
Chemotherapy causes many side effects one of the major side effects is anemia. The use of this medicine boosts the production of red blood cells in the bone marrow and controls the hemoglobin level in the blood.
WEPOX 10000IU INJECTION INDICATION
The Wepox10000IU injection is prescribed for the following indications to anemia due to chronic kidney disease and cancer chemotherapy
MECHANISM OF ACTION OF WEPOX 10000IU INJECTION
Wepox 10000IU injection contains Erythropoietin alfa a hematopoietic growth factor that produces its action by boosting the bone marrow, which produces red blood cells.
HOW WEPOX 10000IU INJECTION WORKS
Wepox10000IU injection contains Erythropoietin alfa 40mcg a hematopoietic growth factor that produces its action by boosting the bone marrow, which produces red blood cells.
WEPOX 10000IU INJECTION CONTRAINDICATION
- Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to Erythropoietin
- It is contraindicated to use this medicine in patients with uncontrolled hypertension
- Pure red cell aplasia begins after the treatment with Erythropoietin alfa
- It is contraindicated to use this medicine in cancer patients whose anemia is caused by other than chemotherapy
WEPOX 10000IU INJECTION SIDE EFFECTS
- Chest pain
- Injection site reaction
- Muscle spasm