Brand Name Alzumab 25mg Injection
Salt Composition Itolizumab (25mg)
Strength 25mg
Product Form Injection
Pack 1 Injection in 1 Vial
Storage Store at room temperature (10-30°C)
Category Psoriasis/Seborrhea/Ichthyosis
Country of Origin India
Manufacturer Biocon
Manufacturer/Marketer AddressBiocon 20th KM, Hosur Road, Electronic City, Bangalore, India - 560 100
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    Medical Description of Alzumab 25mg Injection

    Alzumab 25mg Injection contains Itolizumab is in a class of medication called Humanized Anti-CD6 Monoclonal Antibody which is meant for injectable use only. Alzumab 25mg Injection is used in the treatment of Psoriasis by inhibiting the T-cell function and prevents inflammation.


    Alzumab 25mg Injection Uses

    Alzumab 25mg Injection is used in the treatment of chronic plaque psoriasis.


    Alzumab 25mg Injection Benefits

    Alzumab 25mg Injection is used in the treatment of the following condition like

    Chronic plaque psoriasis:

    It is a form of psoriasis it usually occurs like red, scaly, thick patches on the skin. The exact cause is unknown but it occurs due to autoimmune diseases. Symptoms include cracked skin, thick nails, swollen joints, and red patches on the skin.


    Alzumab 25mg Injection Indication

    This injection is used in the treatment of Psoriasis by inhibiting the T-cell function and prevent inflammation and is also used in the treatment of Covid-19 in elderly patients with moderate to severe acute respiratory syndrome.


    Mechanism of action of Alzumab 25mg Injection

    Itolizumab is a Humanized Anti-CD6 Monoclonal Antibody that produces its action by inhibiting the activation and proliferation of T-cells, type of white blood and prevent the inflammation


    How Alzumab 25mg Injection works

    Itolizumab is a Humanized Anti-CD6 Monoclonal Antibody that produces its action by inhibiting the activation and proliferation of T-cells, type of white blood and prevent the inflammation


    Alzumab 25mg Injection Contraindication

    • If the patient is allergic to the composition of the medicines
    • It is not recommended to use this injection in patients who are having an infection and who are receiving immunosuppressant therapy.


    Alzumab 25mg Injection Side Effects

    • Itching
    • Dizziness
    • Diarrhea
    • Fever
    • Injection site reaction


    FAQs for Alzumab 25mg Injection

    What are all the common side effects of the Alzumab 25mg (Itolizumab 25mg) Injection?

    The common side effects include itching, dizziness, diarrhea, fever, and injection site reaction. Kindly consult with your doctor if you have experienced any serious side effects.

    What if I miss a dose of Alzumab 25mg Injection?

    If you missed the dose take the medicine as soon as you remember. If it is time for a subsequent dose skip the missed dose and continue with a daily dose

    What is the use of the Alzumab 25mg Injection?

    Alzumab 25mg Injection contains Itolizumab is in a class of medication called Humanized Anti-CD6 Monoclonal Antibody which is meant for injectable use only. It is used in the treatment of Psoriasis by inhibiting the T-cell function and prevent inflammation and is also used in the treatment of Covid-19 in elderly patients with moderate to severe acute respiratory syndrome.


    Precautions and general warning of Alzumab 25mg Injection

    Alcohol

    It is not clear whether consuming alcohol may affect the effectiveness of the drug. Kindly consult with your doctor

    Driving or operating machinery

    It is not known whether it is safe to drive or operate heavy machinery while receiving this medication. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Pregnancy

    It is considered unsafe to use this medicine in patients during pregnancy it may produce a harmful effect on the fetus. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Breast Feeding

    Information regarding the use of this injection in patients during breastfeeding is not available. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Kidney Problem

    Limited information is available regarding the use of this medicine in patients with renal impairment. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Liver Disease

    Limited information is available regarding the use of this medicine in patients with hepatic impairment. Kindly consult with your doctor.


    How to Take Alzumab 25mg Injection

    This injection comes in a liquid solution as an intravenous injection. It is injected by a health care professional in doctor clinics, hospitals. Use the injection as prescribed by your doctor. Use the injection as per your doctor's prescription.


    Use of Alzumab 25mg Injection in Adult

    It is considered safe to use this medicine in an adult patient if it is prescribed by your doctor.


    Use of Alzumab 25mg Injection in children

    Information regarding the use of this medicine to children below 12 years old is not available. Kindly consult with your doctor.


    Use of Alzumab 25mg Injection in Elderly Patients

    It is considered safe to use this medicine in an elderly patient if it is prescribed by your doctor.


    Talk to your doctor if

    • If you’re allergic to the composition of the medicines
    • If you’re using any concomitant medications
    • If you’re not responding to the corresponding treatment


    General instructions

    This medicine is administered by qualified healthcare professionals in the hospital. Kindly inform the doctor if you have experienced any side effects after gets injected. Before receiving this medicine kindly inform your doctor if you are taking any concomitant medication.


    Drug Interaction of Alzumab 25mg Injection

    Drug-Drug Interaction

    Anthrax vaccine + Itolizumab

    The use of this drug is contraindicated because the use of itolizumab decreases the effect of the anthrax vaccine by pharmacodynamic antagonism. The use of this drug increases the risk of infection.

    Rabies vaccine + Itolizumab

    Information regarding the drug interaction is not available. Kindly consult with your doctor if you are taking any concomitant medication.

    Drug-Food Interaction

    Information regarding the food interaction is not available. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Drug-Disease Interaction

    Information regarding the disease interaction is not available. Kindly consult with your doctor if you have a history of any pre-existing disease.


    Over Dose

    Consuming more quantity than the prescribed dose may cause an overdose. Kindly use the medicine as per you’re doctor advice


    Missed Dose

    If you missed the dose take the medicine as soon as you remember. If it is time for a subsequent dose skip the missed dose and continue with a daily dose


    Storage and Disposal

    • Store the drugs in a closed container at room temperature, and keep the medicines away from heat, moisture, and direct daylight
    • Do not keep the medicines reaching out to children’s
    • Do not keep outdated medicine
    • Ask your doctor or pharmacist the way to dispose of the medicine that’s not in use
    • Store below 30°C


    Fast Tag

    •  Itolizumab is in a class of medication called Humanized Anti-CD6 Monoclonal Antibody
    • The drug is employed in the treatment of chronic plaque psoriasis
    • This injection comes in a liquid solution as an intravenous injection.
    • Do not use this medicine if you're allergic to the composition of the medicines