Anapolon

Oxymetholone Tablets 25mg

Each tablet contains:

Oxymetholone - 25mg

ANAPOLON is indicated in the treatment of anemias caused by deficient red cell production. Acquired aplastic anemia, congenital aplastic anemia, myelofibrosis and the hypoplastic anemias due to the administration of myelotoxic drugs often respond. ANAPOLON Tablets should not replace other supportive me.urss such as transfusion, correction of iron, folic acid, vitamin 1112 or pyridoxine deficiency, antibacterial therapy and the appropriate use of corticosteroids.

Dosage and Administration
The recommended daily dose in children and adults is 1-5 mg/kg body weight per day. The usual effective dose is 1-2 j mg/kg/day but higher doses may be requ,ed, and the dose should be individualized. Response is not often immediate, ands minimum trial of three to six months should be given. Following remission, some patients may be maintained without the drug; others may be maintained on an established lower daily dosage. A continued maintenance dose is usually necessary in patients with congenital aplastic anemia. Contraindications

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