Dargen 40 Injection is used in the treatment of anemia that may have occurred due to chronic kidney disease or chemotherapy. It works by stimulating the bone marrow to produce more red blood cells.
Dargen 40 Injection is a medicine that needs to be used with utmost care because it can lead to serious side effects. It is important that you seek treatment from a doctor who is experienced in providing this medicine therapy. You should follow all the directions of doctor strictly. It is given under the supervision of a healthcare professional. However, you should not take it, if you have any known allergy from this medication.
It may cause side effects like high blood pressure, and hypersensitivity. You should check your blood pressure regularly while taking this medication. Inform your doctor if there are symptoms of very high blood pressure such as severe headache, problems with your eyesight, nausea, vomiting or fits (seizures).
Your doctor may get your blood tests done regularly to monitor the levels of salts (electrolytes such as potassium), haemoglobin and blood cells in your blood. You should stop taking it and consult with doctor if you develop shortness of breath or skin rash.
Darbepoetin alfa (40mcg)
Directions of use:
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Anemia due to chronic kidney disease
Anemia due to cancer chemotherapy
SIDE EFFECTS OF DARGEN INJECTION
Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them
Common side effects of Dargen
High blood pressure
Store in a refrigerator (2 - 8°C). Do not freeze.
Pack of 0.4ml