Rubired S 5 Injection is an iron replacement product. It is used to treat a type of anemia in which the number of red blood cells is less due to a low level of iron in your body (iron-deficiency anemia). Iron is needed to produce the red blood cells that carry oxygen around your body.
Rubired S 5 Injection is generally given by a doctor or nurse. You should not self-administer this medicine at home. You will be watched carefully to make sure you do not have an allergic reaction. Your doctor will decide how many doses you need depending on the cause of your anemia. It is advisable to eat iron-rich foods like meat, eggs, raisins, broccoli and lentils along with taking Rubired S 5 Injection.
The most common side effects include vomiting, nausea, constipation, and dark-colored stools. Most of these usually go away within a short time. If you are bothered by them or they go on for longer, talk to your doctor or nurse.
You should not have this medicine if your anemia is not caused by a lack of iron. Before taking it, tell your doctor if you have rheumatoid arthritis, asthma or other allergies, high blood pressure, or liver problems. This may affect your treatment. It is not known whether this medicine is safe for use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding so please take advice from your doctor. You will have tests to check your blood cells and iron levels, monitor your progress, and check for side effects. It may be advisable to limit alcohol during treatment.
USES OF RUBIRED S INJECTION
BENEFITS OF RUBIRED S INJECTION
In Iron deficiency anemia
Anemia is a condition where your body does not have enough red blood cells to carry oxygen around your body. If you do not have enough iron from the foods you eat (because of poor nutrition or poor absorption of the mineral), your body will produce fewer red blood cells and can cause anemia. Rubired S 5 Injection is an iron replacement product. It can boost your levels of red blood cells and reduce the symptoms of anemia such as tiredness and weakness. This medicine is given as an injection by a doctor or nurse. You should not have this medicine if your anemia is not caused by a lack of iron.
SIDE EFFECTS OF RUBIRED S 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 Rubired S
- Dark colored stool
HOW TO USE RUBIRED S INJECTION
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
HOW RUBIRED S INJECTION WORKS
Rubired S Injection is an anti-anemic medication. It replenishes the iron stores in your body. Iron is vital for the formation of new red blood cells and hemoglobin, a substance that gives these cells the ability to transport oxygen.
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Rubired S 5 Injection.
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Rubired S 5 Injection is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, there are limited human studies.
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Rubired S 5 Injection is safe to use during breastfeeding. Human studies suggest that the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in a significant amount and is not harmful to the baby.
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether Rubired S 5 Injection alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Rubired S 5 Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Rubired S 5 Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Rubired S 5 Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Rubired S Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
WHAT IF YOU FORGET TO TAKE RUBIRED S INJECTION?
If you miss a dose of Rubired S 5 Injection, please consult your doctor.