Tegafi 100mg/224mg Capsule

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 10:20 am

Tegafi 100mg/224mg Capsule

Uses of Tegafi 100mg/224mg Capsule

Tegafi 100mg/224mg Capsule is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Cancer (Blood, Lung, Bone, Ovarian, Head, Neck, Breast, Urinary Bladder)

Side effects of Tegafi 100mg/224mg Capsule

The most common side effects of Tegafi 100mg/224mg Capsule are – Nausea, Vomiting, Loss of Appetite, Weakness, Low Blood Platelets, Low White Blood Cell Count, Bronchospasm, Diarrhoea

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Tegafi 100mg/224mg Capsule

Do not use Tegafi 100mg/224mg Capsule if you are allergic to – Tegafur, Uracil

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Tegafi 100mg/224mg Capsule.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Tegafi 100mg/224mg Capsule works

Tegafi 100mg/224mg Capsule contains – Tegafur, Uracil

Tegafur is taken up by the cancer cells and breaks down into 5-FU, a substance that kills tumor cells.

Dosage of Tegafi 100mg/224mg Capsule

The dosage of Tegafi 100mg/224mg Capsule depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Tegafi 100mg/224mg Capsule

If you forget to take a dose of Tegafi 100mg/224mg Capsule, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

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About Reviewer

Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.

About Author

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.