It is used to treat severe watery diarrhea and sudden reddening of the face and neck caused by certain types of tumors (e.g., carcinoid tumors, vasoactive intestinal peptide tumors) that are found usually in the intestines and pancreas.
Rs. 10.20 per Tablet
21 Tablets per pack
Nausea, vomiting, loose/oily stools, constipation, stomach upset, gas, bloating, dizziness, or headache may occur.
It is contrainticated in patients with known hypersensitivity to the drug.
Before using octreotide, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.
Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs alertness until you can do it safely.
Caution is advised when using this drug in children. Use of this medication for long periods (e.g., longer than 1 year) may slow a child's growth rate
Use this medication regularly to get the most benefit from it. To help you remember, use it at the same times each day.
Please consult your doctor when taking this medicine if you are pregnant.
Beta-blockers (e.g., metoprolol, propranolol), nutritional solutions given by vein (e.g., total parenteral nutrition-TPN), pegvisomant.