Lynide 5mg Capsule belongs to the group of medicines known as Immunomodulatory agents. It contains the active ingredient Lenalidomide. It is indicated to treat adults with multiple myeloma, mantle cell lymphoma, myelodysplastic syndrome and follicular lymphoma. Multiple myeloma refers to the cancerous progression of plasma cells that are predominant in the bone marrow. These cells gather in the bone marrow and split uncontrollably. This type of cancer cannot be cured; however, the symptoms can be alleviated. Myelodysplastic Syndrome is a group of various blood and bone marrow diseases, where the blood cells become abnormal and do not function properly. Mantle cell lymphoma is a less common type of cancer that affects the lymph nodes. Follicular lymphoma is a slow-growing cancer that affects the B cells.
The common side effects that are likely to be associated with Lynide 5mg Capsule are nausea, diarrhea, constipation, muscle cramps, tiredness, fever, cough, headache, tiredness, back pain, breathlessness, rashes, thyroid and skin problems. Inform your doctor if any of these side effects disturb or persist in you.
Inform your doctor if you have allergic reactions to Lynide 5mg Capsule and its ingredients. Before taking treatment with this medication, let your physician know if you ever had blood clots, heart attack or if you smoke or have high blood pressure and cholesterol level. Inform your physician if you have viral infections like hepatitis B infection, varicella zoster, HIV. Before and during treatment with this medication your healthcare provider will take regular blood test because it may cause fall in blood cells. It is not recommended for children
Uses of Lynide 5mg Capsule
- Multiple myeloma, myelodysplastic syndrome
- Mantle cell lymphoma
- Follicular lymphoma
Therapeutic Effects of Lynide 5mg Capsule
Lynide 5mg Capsule activates T cells and natural killer cells of the immune system and facilitates the attack on cancer cells. It works by antagonizing the growth of blood vessels in the cancer cells and delays the development of cancer cells. It inhibits growth and multiplication of tumor cell
Interaction of Lynide 5mg Capsule with other drugs
Inform your doctor about any prescribed medicines, over-the-counter medications, nutritional and vitamin supplements, or herbal products that you are taking or have taken before the treatment. Certain medications may interact with Lynide 5mg Capsule and cause undesirable side effects.
More Information about Lynide 5mg Capsule
- Store between 15°C to 30°C.
- Keep the capsules away from the sight and reach of children.