What are veenat 400 mg tablets ?
Veenat 400 mg medication is used as a chemotherapy drug. Veenat 400 mg is available in 100 mg, and 400 mg. Beside other diseases, it is generally used during the treatment of blood cancer and gastrointestinal stromal tumor.
Veenat 400 mg medicine is a composition of imatinib mesylate it is active Ingredient; it works by inhibiting the protein tyrosine kinase.
How does work ?
The compound imatinib has a cytotoxic effect on the cancerous cells thus slowing down or preventing the growth and spread of cancer cells. the proper information about how long does last is provided on the tablet strip or tablet box.
When is it prescribed ?
This medicine is used for a particular type of cancers, viz;
- Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia (CML)
- Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL)
- Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor
- Chronic Eosinophilic Leukemia
- Systemic Mastocytosis
- Myeloproliferative disorder
How to use ?
The use of this pill highly depends on the height, weight, age, and severity of the condition. Veenat 100mg pill is available in the form of an oral drug. It can be administered once or twice in a day, based on how much dose is given. If 400 mg/day is applied it is given once in a day (OD), It is also available in the form of injection, but that needs to be administered strictly under medical supervision.