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  • 500 INR/Pack
  • 10 Pack


  • 1000 Pack Per Week
  • 4 Days
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Product Description

Erythropoietin (EPO) is a hormone naturally produced by the kidneys that stimulates the production of red blood cells (erythropoiesis) in the bone marrow. Erythropoietin injection is a medication used to treat anemia, particularly in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) or those undergoing certain types of chemotherapy. However, dosages are typically measured in international units (IU) rather than milligrams (mg).

Here's some information about erythropoietin injection:

1. Indication Erythropoietin injection is used to treat anemia associated with chronic kidney disease in patients on dialysis or not on dialysis. It is also used to treat anemia in patients with certain types of cancer who are receiving chemotherapy.

2. Mechanism of Action Erythropoietin injection works by stimulating the bone marrow to produce more red blood cells, which helps to increase the hemoglobin levels and improve symptoms of anemia.

3. Dosage The dosage of erythropoietin injection can vary depending on factors such as the severity of anemia, the patient's weight, and response to treatment. Common dosages for adults may range from 50 IU/kg to 150 IU/kg administered subcutaneously or intravenously, typically 1 to 3 times per week.

4. Side Effects Common side effects of erythropoietin injection may include headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, high blood pressure, fever, and injection site reactions. More serious side effects such as allergic reactions, blood clots, and pure red cell aplasia (rare) may occur in some cases.

5. Monitoring Patients receiving erythropoietin injection should be monitored regularly for any signs of adverse reactions or complications. Blood tests may be conducted to monitor hemoglobin levels, blood pressure, and to assess the effectiveness of treatment.

6. Precautions and Contraindications Erythropoietin injection should be used with caution in patients with uncontrolled high blood pressure, a history of seizures, or a history of pure red cell aplasia. It is not recommended for use in patients with uncontrolled hypertension or a known hypersensitivity to erythropoietin or any of the components of the injection.

Erythropoietin injection is an important treatment option for managing anemia in patients with chronic kidney disease or cancer. Its use should be guided by a healthcare professional experienced in the management of anemia and the underlying condition. As with any medication, it's essential to discuss the potential benefits and risks of erythropoietin injection with a healthcare provider before starting treatment.

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