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Capecitabine Tablets 500 mg
Capecitabine Tablets is used to help treat patients with Dukes' C colon cancer (colon cancer that has spread to lymph nodes in the area close to the colon), after having surgery. This medicine is also used to treat metastatic colorectal cancer (cancer of the colon or rectum that has spread to other parts of the body).

Capecitabine Tablets was approved for medical use in the United States in 1998. It is on the World Health Organization’s List of Essential Medicines. It is available as a generic medication.

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Capecitabine Tablets

  • Innovator Name – Xeloda
  • Generic Brand Available – Capcel
  • API – Capecitabine
  • Packaging – 10×10 Tablets
  • Strength – 500 mg

What is capecitabine used for?

Capecitabine Tablets is a specific nucleoside metabolic inhibitor with antineoplastic activity indicated for: 

  • Adjuvant Colon Cancer: Patients with Dukes’ C colon cancer. 
  • Patient With Metastatic Colorectal Cancer:  First-line as monotherapy when treatment with fluoropyrimidine therapy alone is preferred. 
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer: In combination with docetaxel after failure of prior anthracycline containing therapy. 
  • As monotherapy in patients resistant to both paclitaxel and an anthracycline-contain. 
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    Shreyaansh Lifesciences, Jaipur. India

    Shreyaansh Lifesciences is registered in Jaipur, India. Registration Number : 08AEEFS9350K1ZI under GST Act. 
    Branch Offices in India : Jaipur | New Delhi

    SF-72-73 2ND FLOOR, Jaipur Electronic Market, Ridhi Sidhi Choraha, Jaipur, Rajasthan, 302018.

    +91 99292 77766

    Facts of Medicines

    Capecitabine Tablets 500 mg

    SUPPLIED/STORAGE AND HANDLING

    Care should be exercised in the handling of Capcel. Capecitabine 500 mg tablet should not be opened or crushed. Store permitted between 15-30°C (59-86°F).

    CAPECITABINE SIDE EFFECTS

    Common side effects of Capecitabine include chest pain, shortness of breath, feeling faint, irregular heartbeats or skipping beats, sudden weight gain, swollen ankles or legs, diarrhea, unexpected tiredness, dehydration, vomiting, weakness and abdominal pain.

    CAPECITABINE TABLETS DOSAGE

    • Capecitabine should be taken orally at about the same time each day, either with or without food (within 30 minutes of a meal).
    • Capecitabine 500 mg tablet should be swallowed whole with water. The capsules should not be opened, dissolved, broken, or chewed.

    WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS

    • Patients with mild as well as moderate renal impairment at baseline should be carefully monitored for adverse reactions.
    • Severe mucocutaneous reactions, some with fatal outcomes, such as Stevens-Johnson syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis (TEN) can occur in patients treated with Capecitabine.
    • Patients receiving therapy with Capecitabine should be monitored under the experienced physician.
    • Females of childbearing potential must be advised to avoid pregnancy while on Capecitabine.
    • Diarrhea carrying patients should be carefully monitored and given fluid and electrolyte replacement if they become dehydrated.

      FAQs – Medicine Questions

      Capecitabine Tablets 500 mg
      Is Capecitabine FDA approved?
      Yes. The FDA must first approve generic drugs before they are marketed. The FDA requires that generic drugs must be as high in quality, and as strong, pure and stable as brand name drugs.
      How does Capecitabine work in the body?
      Capecitabine is converted into 5-fluorouracil (5-FU), and cells metabolize it into 5-fluoro-2’-deoxyuridine monophosphate and 5-fluorouridine triphosphate, which stops cell making and damage the repairing of DNA and cancer cells need to make DNA to grow and multiply.
      What are the other ingredients in medicine containing Capecitabine?
      Capecitabine is the active ingredient and other inactive ingredients: anhydrous lactose, croscarmellose sodium, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, microcrystalline cellulose, magnesium stearate.
      Where can I buy Capecitabine Tablets?

      You can buy Capecitabine Tablets from any authorized whole-seller after getting a prescription from a qualified doctor. It is always better to check the credential of the whole-seller/supplier/exporter before buying the product.

      The buyer should check the existing law in their home country before importing the product.

      What is the procedure to buy Capecitabine Tablets?

      Capecitabine TabletsPatients can simply fill the order form or can send mail at info@treatmentoptions4u.com. Patients can also send WhatsApp messages to +91 98738 10020. We will reply ASAP with the details of the Carboplatin Injection price as well as procurement procedure.

      Note:- The order will be confirmed only after the receipt of the Valid prescription of the Clinician.

      What are the uses of Capecitabine 500 mg tablet?
      Capecitabine is used in the treatment of Colorectal Cancer, Breast Cancer and Gastric Cancer (off-label in the USA).

      NEWS / UPDATES

      1. KD Tripathi, Essentials of Medical Pharmacology, Anticancer drugs, 7th edition, 2013, 864.
      2. Goodman & Gilman’s, The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics, Cytotoxic agents, 12th edition, 2011, 1698.
      3. Morningside Healthcare Ltd, Electronic medicines compendium (emc), [ Revised on Feb 2021] [ Accessed on 7th May 2021], https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/files/pil.11498.pdf
      4. Genentech USA, Inc, US Food and Drug Administration, [ Revised on March 2015] [ Accessed on 7th May 2021], https://www.accessdata.fda.gov/drugsatfda_docs/label/2015/020896s037lbl.pdf
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