Can Imitinef Mercilet help treat aplastic anaemia?

Posted on Mon, 8 Jun 2015 in General Health
Question: Imitinef mercilet is helpful in aplastic anaemia or not. Pl. suggest
Answered by Dr. Suresh Heijebu 49 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Yes these drugs can be used with regular monitoring of liver function.

Detailed Answer:
Hi welcome to healthcare magic,

I understand your query and concern.

Yes Imitinef mercilet can be used with some caution.

These drugs should be taken under strict medication of your doctor.

Side effects like Nausea,Vomiting,Diarrhea,Rash,Swelling,Fatigue can be seen.

However liver function tests,renal profile,complete blood picture,ESR should be monitored regularly to look for any drug over dosage.

Hope I have answered your query at the moment.

Post your further query if any,

Thank you.

Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
Follow up: Dr. Suresh Heijebu 40 minutes later
pl. suggest any other medicine except Imitinef mercilet
Answered by Dr. Suresh Heijebu 25 hours later
Brief Answer:
Methyl prednisolone,Alemtuzumab,Fludarabine are other drugs

Detailed Answer:
Hi Sir,

I understand your concern.

Various other drugs can be used in aplastic anemia.

These include Methyl prednisolone,Alemtuzumab,Fludarabine.

But each drug has got distinct side effect profile.

These drugs should be strictly taken under medical supervision.

Consultation with a Medical oncologist will help.

Post your further queries if any.
Thank you.

Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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