Brand Name Mmf-S 360mg tablet
Salt Composition

Mycophenolate Sodium (360mg)

Strength 360mg
Product Form Tablet
Pack 10 Tablets in 1 Strip
Storage Store below 30°C
Category

Immunosuppressant

SubCategory

Immunosuppressant

Country of Origin India
Manufacturer

Ipca Laboratories Ltd

Manufacturer/Marketer Address Ipca Laboratories Ltd, 48, Kandivli Industrial Estate, Kandivli (West),Mumbai - 400 067, Maharashtra.
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    Medical Description of Mmf-S 360mg tablet

    Mmf-S 360mg Tablet contains Mycophenolate sodium 360mgmg an immunosuppressant used with other medicine to prevent your body from organ rejection in patients who have undergone kidney transplants. It produces its action by reducing the activity of our immune system so that it will not attack the transplanted organs.


    Mmf-S 360mg tablet Uses

    Mmf-S 360mg Tablet is used to prevent organ rejection in the transplant patients


    Mmf-S 360mg tablet Benefits

    Organ rejection:

    It occurs when the immune system attacks the organ donated and started to destroy the transplanted organs. It is caused by antibodies that act against the organ and it begins within minutes to hours as soon as organ transplantation.


    Mmf-S 360mg tablet Indication

    The Mmf-S 360mg Tablet is prescribed for the following indications to prevent organ rejection

     


    Mechanism of action of Mmf-S 360mg tablet

    Mmf-S 360mg Tablet contains Mycophenolate sodium 360mgmg is an immunosuppressant that produces its action by reducing the action of our body’s defense system and it also prevents the rejection of the transplanted organ.


    How Mmf-S 360mg tablet works

    Mmf-S 360mg Tablet contains Mycophenolate sodium 360mgmg is an immunosuppressant that produces its action by reducing the action of our body’s defense system and it also prevents the rejection of the transplanted organ.


    Mmf-S 360mg tablet Contraindication

    Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to Mycophenolate sodium


    Mmf-S 360mg tablet Side Effects

    • Back pain
    • Hyperglycemia
    • Hypercholesterolemia
    • Increased blood urea nitrogen
    • Hypocalcemia
    • Hypertension
    • Abdominal pain
    • Anemia
    • Fever
    • Diarrhea
    • Infection
    • Headache
    • GI bleeding


    FAQs for Mmf-S 360mg tablet

    • Can Mmf-S 360mg tablets cause cancer?

    Yes, the use of this tablet may increase the chance of developing skin cancer, lymphoma and sarcomas, and cervical cancer. Kindly consult with your doctor if you have noticed any changes in your body.

    • How long does Mmf-S 360mg tablet take to start working?

    Usually, it takes 3-12 weeks to start working and it depends upon the severity of the patient. Do not withdraw the drug without consulting with your doctor

    • What happens if I forget to take the Mmf-S 360mg tablet?

    If you missed the dose take it as soon as you remember do not take the tablet between the meals. If it is time for the next dose skip the missed dose and continue with a regular dose


    Precautions and general warning of Mmf-S 360mg tablet

    Alcohol

    It is considered safe to consume alcohol while you are receiving this medicine. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Driving or operating machinery

    It is considered safe to drive while you are receiving this medicine. Kindly consult with your doctor

    Pregnancy

    It is considered unsafe during pregnancy because it may produce harmful effects on the fetus. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Breast Feeding

    It is considered unsafe to use this medicine during breastfeeding because it may excrete via breast milk. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Kidney Problem

    It is considered safe to use this medicine in patients with a history of renal impairment. Kindly consult with your doctor

    Liver Disease

    It is considered safe to use this medicine in patients with a history of liver impairment. Kindly consult with your doctor


    How to Take Mmf-S 360mg tablet

    The tablet is taken orally with or without food but it is better to take this medicine at a fixed time. You should not chew, cut or crush the tablet. Take this medicine as per the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Follow the direction mentioned within the label if you probably did not understand the appliance kindly ask your doctor or pharmacist to elucidate in detail. Do not withdraw the medicine when you feel better kindly complete the course of treatment to avoid reoccurrence.


    Use of Mmf-S 360mg tablet in Adult

    It is considered to be safe to use this medicine in an adult patient if the medicine is prescribed by a doctor. Kindly consult with your doctor.


    Use of Mmf-S 360mg tablet in children

    It is considered unsafe to use this medicine in children who are below 3 months old. Kindly consult with your doctor.

     


    Use of Mmf-S 360mg tablet in Elderly Patients

    Mmf-S 360mg tablets should be used with caution in patients in an elderly age group, which leads to developing further medical problems, leads to worsening the patient's health conditions. Kindly consult with your doctor. Dose modification or replacement is required based on the medical conditions of the patient.


    Other general warnings

    • Live vaccine should be avoided while you are receiving this medicine since it increases the risk of infections
    • Patients should avoid sunlight while they are receiving this medicine because it may lead to skin cancer
    • The use of this medicine increases the risk of infection and sepsis and it also affects the blood cells count


    Talk to your doctor if

    • You have a history of gastrointestinal disease
    • You are not responding to the treatment
    • You have experienced any allergic reactions like rashes and itching
    • You are suffering from anemia
    • You have watery diarrhea, stomach pain, and fever

     


    General instructions

    Mycophenolate sodium 360mgmg is an immunosuppressant used with other medicine to prevent your body from organ rejection in patients who have undergone kidney transplants. It produces its action by reducing the activity of our immune system so that it will not attack the transplanted organs


    Drug Interaction of Mmf-S 360mg tablet

    Drug-Drug Interaction

    Anthrax vaccine + Mycophenolate sodium

    Mycophenolate sodium increases the effect of the anthrax vaccine by pharmacodynamic antagonism. Immunosuppressants increase the risk of infection in combination with live vaccines

    Rabies vaccine + Mycophenolate sodium  

    Mycophenolate sodium decreases the effect of the rabies vaccine by pharmacodynamic antagonism. Immunosuppressants interfere in the development of immunity.

    Anakinra + Mycophenolate sodium

    Use alternative drug because the combination of these drugs increases the effect of immunosuppressant and increase the risk of infections.

    Drug-Food Interaction

    The food may affect the absorption of the medicine so it is advised to take this medicine on an empty stomach or take it either 1 hour before or after your meals

    Drug-Disease Interaction

    Infection

    Therapy should be administered with caution in patients with a history of active infection because the use of this medicine is more prone to infection

    Bleeding

    Therapy should be administered with caution in patients with stomach ulcers or bleeding because the use of this medicine may worsen the condition of the patients


    Over Dose

    Take the medicine as directed by the doctor don’t overdose on the medicine. If you have taken an overdose on this medicine immediately meet the doctor and rush to the nearby hospital.


    Missed Dose

    Take the medicine as directed by the doctor. Do not skip the medicine, if you forgot to take the medicine or missed the dose. It is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Don’t take the extra dose take the regular dose immediately. Don’t use the two-dose at one time (Double Dose).

     


    Storage and Disposal

    • Stored at 10-30°C room temperature.
    • Protect from light and heat.
    • Keep away from children and pets. Otherwise, it becomes toxic to them.
    • Disposed of properly in a suitable bag.


    Fast Tag

    • Mmf-S 360mg Tablet contains Mycophenolate sodium 360mgmg an immunosuppressant used with other medicine to prevent your body from organ rejection in patients who have undergone kidney transplants.
    • Mmf-S 360mg Tablet is used to prevent organ rejection in kidney transplant patients
    • It produces its action by reducing the activity of our immune system so that it will not attack the transplanted organs
    • It may take 6-12 weeks to start working
    • The use of this medicine increases the risk of developing an infection
    • Inform your doctor if you have experienced unexplained bruising, bleeding, sore throat, ulcer and fever