Suninat 50 Mg Capsule is a cancer medicine that blocks the growth and spread of cancerous cells in the body. It is used to treat types of tumors of the kidney, pancreas and digestive system.
Ensure to notify your doctor if you experience any side effect on using this medication. Certain adverse reactions that may come with using Suninat 50Mg Capsule include breathlessness, redness or sunburn, abnormal bleeding from the nose or rectum or vagina or mouth, a sudden increase in blood pressure, irregular periods, depression, rapid heartbeat, tremors, sweating, nausea, vomiting, skin reactions, indigestion, swelling of body parts, muscular or joint pains.
Notify your doctor if you have any liver disorders as Suninat 50Mg Capsule may have fatal or severe reactions on your liver. Before using this medication you should notify your doctor if: you have high blood pressure or kidney disorder or heart diseases or blood-clotting disorders, you have history of thyroid or long QT syndrome or heart attack or stroke, you are taking any other medications and if you are pregnant or are nursing a baby.
The usual dose in adults for treating renal cell carcinoma is 50 mg orally once daily for 4 weeks. Dosage should be ideally prescribed by the doctor.
Information given here is based on the salt content of the medicine. Uses and effects of the medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a Oncologist before using this medicine.
- Bleeding gums
- Blurred vision
- Thyroid imbalances
- Loss of appetite
- Dry mouth
- Difficulty in breathing
- Nausea and Vomiting
- Constipation or diarrhea
- Unusual tiredness and weakness
Uses of Suninat 50 Capsule
What is it prescribed for?
Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma (RCC)
This medicine is used for the treatment of cancer that affects the kidney cells.
Gastrointestinal stromal tumor
This medicine is used for the treatment of cancer that affects the cells in the wall of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract in patients who failed to respond with imatinib therapy.
Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours (pNET)
This medicine is used for the treatment of cancer that affects the hormone-producing cells in the Pancreas.
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost 12 hours due for the next scheduled dose, then the missed dose can be skipped. Contact your doctor for further instructions if you miss more than one scheduled dose of this medicine.
Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
How it works
This medicine works by inhibiting the actions of certain abnormal proteins that cause the cancer cells to multiply. This helps in stopping the growth and spread of cancer.