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  • BERAPROST Na TABLETS 20mcg TOWA : 100 tablets
  • Generic
  • JP

Code:008075-001

BERAPROST Na TABLETS 20mcg TOWA : 100 tablets

Sale Price:US$98.99

Warehouse Japan1
Manufacturer Towa Pharmaceutical
Brand Towa Pharmaceutical
JAN Code 4987155952049
GS1 14987155952046
Ingredient Code 3399005
Shipping Schedule 5 to 10 working days after payment

Description

This medicine is the prostaglandin preparation of body's hormone derivative. And it shows antiplatelet effect and vasodilating effect by acting on prostacyclin receptor at blood vessel and platelet, and then increases blood flow and improves numbness/pain of limbs.
It is usually used for the improvement of ulcer, pain and cool feeling due to chronic arterial occlusion, also for the treatment of primary pulmonary hypertension.

Presentation

100 tablets

Feature

Active Ingredients

Beraprost sodium 20mcg

Effect/Efficacy

This medicine is the prostaglandin preparation of body's hormone derivative. And it shows antiplatelet effect and vasodilating effect by acting on prostacyclin receptor at blood vessel and platelet, and then increases blood flow and improves numbness/pain of limbs.
It is usually used for the improvement of ulcer, pain and cool feeling due to chronic arterial occlusion, also for the treatment of primary pulmonary hypertension.

Usage/Dosage

For the improvement of ulcer, pain and cool feeling due to chronic arterial occlusion: In general, for adults, take 2 tablets (40 mcg of the active ingredient) at a time, 3 times daily after meals.
For the treatment of primary pulmonary hypertension: In general, for adults, take 1 tablet (20 mcg of the active ingredient) at a time, 3 times daily after meals. The dosage may be increased by your symptoms degrees. If the dosage is increased, it may be taken 3 to 4 times daily, and the maximum dosage is 9 tablets (180 mcg) per day.
Strictly follow the instructions in any case.
If you miss a dose, take a dose as soon as you remember. However it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and follow your regular dosing schedule. You should never take two doses at one time.
If you accidentally take more than your prescribed dose, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
Do not stop taking this medicine unless your doctor instructs you to do so.

Cautions

If you have previously experienced any allergic reactions (itch, rash, etc.) to any medicines.
If you have bleeding (hemophilia, capillary fragility, upper gastrointestinal tract ulcer, urinary tract bleeding, hemoptysis, fundal bleeding)
If you are pregnant, possibly pregnant or breastfeeding.
If you are taking any other medicinal products. (Some medicines may interact to enhance or diminish medicinal effects. Beware of over-the-counter medicines and dietary supplements as well as other prescription medicines.)

Disturbance of consciousness etc. may occur, take extra care in operating dangerous operation such as driving a car.

Keep out of the reach of children. Store away from direct sunlight, heat and moisture.
Discard the remainder. Do not store them. Ask the pharmacy or medical facility how to discard.

Contraindication

The most commonly reported adverse reactions include bleeding tendency, subcutaneous bleeding, nose bleeding, anemia, rash, itch, eczema, hives and erythema. If any of these symptoms occur, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
The symptoms described below are rarely seen as initial symptoms of the adverse reactions indicated in brackets. If any of these symptoms occur, stop taking this medicine and see your doctor immediately.
headache, nausea, vomiting, reduced visual acuity [bleeding tendency]
blood-pressure decreased, rapid beat, facial pallor [blood-pressure decreased, rapid beat, facial pallor]
headache, breathing difficulty, fever [interstitial pneumonia]
nausea, loss of appetite, yellowing of the skin and the whites of the eye [hepatic function disorder]
chest pain, cold sweat, chest tightness [angina pectoris, myocardial infarction]
The above symptoms do not describe all the adverse reactions to this medicine. Consult with your doctor or pharmacist if you notice any symptoms of concern other than those listed above.