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Octride Depot 20mg Dry Vial Of 1 Powder For Injection

By SUN PHARMA
Refrigerated
1 Powder For Injection(s) in Dry Vial
18002.92*
MRP 20228.00
11% OFF
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Octride Depot 20 MG Description

Octride Depot Powder For Injection contains octreotide as the active substance. Octreotide is derived from somatostatin. Somatostatin is normally found in the human body, where it prevents the releas

e of certain hormones such as the growth hormone. Octride Depot Powder For Injection is used to treat acromegaly, a condition where the body produces too much growth hormone. This medicine is also used to relieve symptoms associated with the overproduction of some specific hormones and other related substances by the stomach, bowels or pancreas. It is also used to treat neuroendocrine tumours located in the gut (appendix, small intestine or colon) and pituitary tumours that produce too much thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH). Octride Depot Powder For Injection will be given to you by your doctor or nurse. Do not self-inject it. Before starting this medicine, inform your doctor if you are pregnant/breastfeeding and about your complete medical history.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹18002.92
You Save₹2225.08 (11% on MRP)
ContainsOctreotide(20.0 Mg)
UsesAcromegaly
Side effectsHeadache, diarrhoea, abdominal pain, nausea, flatulence (gas)
TherapyDRUGS FOR ACROMEGALY
molecules
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uses

Uses of Octride Depot 20 MG

  • Octride Depot Powder For Injection is used to treat acromegaly, a condition where the body produces too much growth hormone.
  • It is also used to relieve symptoms associated with the overproduction of some specific hormones and other related substances by the stomach, bowels or pancreas.
  • Octride Depot Powder For Injection is also used to treat neuroendocrine tumours located in the gut (appendix, small intestine or colon) and pituitary tumours that produce too much thyroid-stimulating ...
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contraindications

Contraindications of Octride Depot 20 MG

If you are allergic to octreotide or any of the other ingredients of Octride Depot Powder For Injection.
sideEffects

Side effects of Octride Depot 20 MG

  • Headache
  • Diarrhoea
  • Abdominal pain
  • Nausea
  • Flatulence (gas)
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Octride Depot 20 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Octride Depot 20mg Dry Vial Of 1 Powder For Injection during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information on the effect of Octride Depot Powder For Injection during pregnancy. The use of this medicine should be avoided in pregnant women.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Octride Depot 20mg Dry Vial Of 1 Powder For Injection while breastfeeding?
A:
No information is available if Octride Depot Powder For Injection passes into human breast milk. Breastfeeding women should not use this medicine.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Octride Depot 20mg Dry Vial Of 1 Powder For Injection?
A:
Octride Depot Powder For Injection has almost no effect on driving ability. However, if you experience any effects after taking this medicine that may affect your ability to drive safely, it is advised to avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Octride Depot 20mg Dry Vial Of 1 Powder For Injection?
A:
There is limited information available on the interaction of alcohol with Octride Depot Powder For Injection. Ask your doctor for advice on alcohol intake along with this medicine.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have gallstones or have had them in the past.
  • You experience any complications like fever, chills, abdominal pain or yellowing of your skin or eyes after using this medicine.
  • You have diabetes.
  • You have a history of low levels of vitamin B12.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Octride Depot 20 MG

How Does It Work?

Octride Depot Powder For Injection contains octreotide which is derived from the naturally occurring hormone in the body called somatostatin. It works by preventing the release of certain hormones suc...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Octride Depot 20 MG

  • Octride Depot Powder For Injection will be given by your doctor or nurse.
  • Do not self-inject this medicine. Follow any aftercare instructions given by the doctor or nurse.
interactions

Interactions of Octride Depot 20 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Octride Depot Powder For Injection works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Particular care should be taken if you are taking medicines such as cimetidine (used for treating ulcers/GERD), ciclosporin (used to prevent rejection of organ transplant), bromocriptine (used to trea...
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  • If you are taking a medicine to control your blood pressure (a beta-blocker or a calcium channel
  • blocker) or an agent to control fluid and electrolyte balance or if you are diabetic and taking insulin, you may need an adjustment in your dosage.
  • If you are going to receive lutetium (177Lu) oxodotreotide, a radiopharmaceutical therapy, you may need to stop Octride Depot Powder For Injection treatment for some time.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Octride Depot 20 MG

  • Store Octride Depot Powder For Injection in a refrigerator (2°C to 8°C). Do not freeze.
  • Keep out of reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Octride Depot 20 MG

Overdose

Octride Depot Powder For Injection will be given to you by a doctor or nurse and hence, the chances of an overdose are unlikely.

Missed a Dose

It is unlikely that a dose of Octride Depot Powder For Injection will be missed if you are monitored in a healthcare setup. However, if you have missed taking a dose of the injection, inform the docto...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is Octride Depot Powder For Injection used for?

  • Octride Depot Powder For Injection is used to treat acromegaly, a condition where the body produces too much growth hormone.
  • It is also used to relieve symptoms associated with the overproduction of some specific hormones and other related substances by the stomach, bowels or pancreas.
  • Octride Depot Powder For Injection is also used to treat neuroendocrine tumours located in the gut (appendix, small intestine or colon) and pituitary tumours that produce too much thyroid-stimulating ...
    Read more

Q: How does Octride Depot Powder For Injection work?

A: Octride Depot Powder For Injection contains octreotide which is derived from the naturally occurring hormone in the body called somatostatin. It works by preventing the release of certain hormones such as the growth hormone.
Product Details
Brand
OCTRIDE DEPOT
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
30/01/2024
Last Updated on: 07 Dec 2022 | 07:01 PM (IST)
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