What is Biomus Capsule?
Biomus Capsule is used for Heart Transplantation, Liver Transplantation, Kidney Or Other Organs Transplantation, Skin Diseases and other conditions.
Biomus Capsule contains Tacrolimus as an active ingredient.
Biomus Capsule works by preventing the body’s immune system from attacking the newly transplanted organ.
Detailed information related to Biomus Capsule’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Biomus Capsule Uses
Biomus Capsule is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Heart Transplantation
- Liver Transplantation
- Kidney Or Other Organs Transplantation
- Skin Diseases
Biomus Capsule Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Biomus Capsule improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
- Preventing the body’s immune system from attacking the newly transplanted organ.
Biomus Capsule – Composition and Active Ingredients
Biomus Capsule is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
- Tacrolimus (0.5 MG)
Biomus Capsule – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Biomus Capsule. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Vascular Diseases
- Changes In Liver Enzyme Levels
- Decrease In The Number Of White Blood Cells
- Hairless Patches On The Scalp
- Excess Of Watery Fluid Collecting In The Cavities Or Tissues Of The Body
Biomus Capsule – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Avoid exposure to the sun
- Do not drive or operate heavy machinery
- Take this medication on an empty stomach or 2-3 hours after a meal
Biomus Capsule – Drug Interactions
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Biomus Capsule may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Biomus Capsule may interact with the following drugs and products:
- Amphotericin B
Biomus Capsule – Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Biomus Capsule is a contraindication. In addition, Biomus Capsule should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Abdominal pain
- Abnormal electrical signaling of the heart
- Allergic reactions
- Diarrhea lasting for more than a day
Biomus Capsule – Frequently asked Questions
Is Biomus Capsule safe to consume or apply when pregnant?
Is Biomus Capsule safe while breastfeeding?
Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?
If you experience drowsiness, dizziness, hypotension or a headache as side-effects when using Biomus Capsule medicine then it may not be safe to drive a vehicle or operate heavy machinery. One should not drive a vehicle if using the medicine makes you drowsy, dizzy or lowers your blood-pressure extensively. Pharmacists also advise patients not to drink alcohol with medicines as alcohol intensifies drowsiness side-effects. Please check for these effects on your body when using Biomus Capsule. Always consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body and health conditions.
Is this medicine or product addictive or habit forming?
Most medicines don’t come with a potential for addiction or abuse. Usually, government’s categorizes medicines that can be addictive as controlled substances. Examples include schedule H or X in India and schedule II-V in the US. Please consult the product package to make sure that the medicine does not belong to such special categorizations of medicines. Lastly, do not self-medicate and increase your body’s dependence to medicines without the advice of a doctor.
Can it be stopped immediately or do I have to slowly ween off consumption?
Some medicines need to be tapered or cannot be stopped immediately because of rebound effects. Please consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body, health and other medications that you may be using.
Other important Information on Biomus Capsule
Missing a dose
In case you miss a dose, use it as soon as you notice. If it is close to the time of your next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your dosing schedule. Do not use extra dose to make up for a missed dose. If you are regularly missing doses, consider setting an alarm or asking a family member to remind you. Please consult your doctor to discuss changes in your dosing schedule or a new schedule to make up for missed doses, if you have missed too many doses recently.
Overdosage of Biomus Capsule
Do not use more than prescribed dose. Taking more medication will not improve your symptoms; rather they may cause poisoning or serious side-effects. If you suspect that you or anyone else who may have overdosed of Biomus Capsule, please go to the emergency department of the closest hospital or nursing home. Bring a medicine box, container, or label with you to help doctors with necessary information.
Do not give your medicines to other people even if you know that they have the same condition or it seems that they may have similar conditions. This may lead to overdosage.
Storage of Biomus Capsule
Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.
Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into drainage unless instructed to do so. Medication discarded in this manner may contaminate the environment. Please consult your pharmacist or doctor for more details on how to safely discard Biomus Capsule.
Expired Biomus Capsule
Taking a single dose of expired Biomus Capsule is unlikely to produce an adverse event. However, please discuss with your primary health provider or pharmacist for proper advice or if you feel unwell or sick. Expired drug may become ineffective in treating your prescribed conditions. To be on the safe side, it is important not to use expired drug. If you have a chronic illness that requires taking medicine constantly such as heart condition, seizures, and life-threatening allergies, you are much safer keeping in touch with your primary health care provider so that you can have a fresh supply of unexpired medications.
Biomus Capsule – Packages and Strengths
Biomus Capsule – Packages: 10 Capsule
Biomus Capsule – Strengths: 0.5MG, 5MG, 1MG