WHAT IS THE USE OF THAANGIO 100 MG CAPSULES ?
Thalidomide is used together with other medication to treat multiple myeloma (bone marrow cancer). Thalidomide is also used to treat and prevent moderate to severe skin lesions caused by leprosy.
WHAT IS THAANGIO 100 MG CAPSULES ?
Thaangio affects the immune system. It promotes immune responses to help slow tumor growth.
WHAT ARE THE POSSIBLE SIDE-EFFECTS OF THAANGIO 100 MG CAPSULES ?
Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have:
numbness, tingling, or burning pain in your hands or feet; slow heartbeats, shallow breathing, feeling like you might pass out;
a seizure; signs of bleeding--easy bruising, nosebleeds, bleeding gums, bloody or tarry stools, coughing up blood or vomit that looks like coffee grounds; heart attack symptoms--chest pain spreading to your jaw or shoulder, nausea, sweating.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
WHAT IS THE IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION OF THAANGIO 100 MG CAPSULES ?
- Before taking thalidomide, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it;
- Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history.
- Thalidomide must not be used during pregnancy due to the risk of severe birth defects and other serious, sometimes fatal harm to an unborn baby.
- Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.