Composition Lenalidomide 10mg
Indication AL amyloidosis, Mantle cell lymphoma, Multiple myeloma, Myelodysplastic syndromes
Packaging 30 Capsule
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LENALSURE 10 mg is FDA approved drug for curing rare forms of blood cancers

Multiple myeloma is a rare form of blood cancer, that impacts plasma cells. The plasma cells( B-Cells are responsible for producing antibodies and form the body’s defense mechanism to fight against infections. Multiple myeloma takes place when the healthy cells of an individual become abnormal and start producing defective antibodies( M Proteins).

From the year 2023 till now, more than 1900 males & 1500 + females in the United States alone are diagnosed with this plasma cell cancer. There is another form of rare blood carcinoma,  mantle cell lymphoma in which the WBCS existing in the lymph nodes become cancerous. This disease spread from the lymphatic region to other parts of the body. In one of the rare groups of diseases, Myelodysplastic syndromes the patient’s body fails to produce enough of the healthy cells within the blood. This is the abnormality in the bone marrow region.

The average age of people getting this disease is 65 or above. Another common type of bone marrow disorder is AL amyloidosis. Every year 4500+ new cases have been reported affecting individuals within the age group of 50 to 80 years. In such rare forms of blood cancers, a multi-disciplinary team of doctors work together for the development of a tailored treatment plan for the patient which is the combination of several therapeutic process which includes chemotherapy, radiation therapy, targeted therapeutic process, and several others.

LENALSURE 10 mg is an immunomodulatory medication which is possessing antineoplastic as well as anti-inflammatory characteristics and is being put in to treat multiple myeloma, myelodysplastic syndromes, mental cell lymphoma as well as the myelodysplastic syndromes in some of the selected group of patients.

Description About LENALSURE 10

Lenalsure 10 Mg comprising of lenalidomide belongs to the category of immunomodulatory drug and has been already got its approval from the FDA as well as the European Union for the treatment of the rare form of blood cancers like multiple myeloma,   myelodysplastic syndromes, cancerous growth of mantle cell as well as the marginal zone lymphoma cases. Owing to the high level of teratogenicity, there must be the exclusion of the pregnant patients initiating therapy. Also before the treatment, healthcare providers must conduct the REMS, which entails risk evaluation and mitigation strategy for ensuring adherence to contraception. In the case of the treatment of multiple myeloma, the patients are administered Lenalsure 10 Mg quite often with dexamethasone or melphalan and prednisolone or even with dexamethasone. And for the treatment of follicular lymphoma, Lenalsure 10 Mg may be administered in combination with rituximab.

Composition of LENALSURE 10

The most important component which is present in the LENALSURE 10 is lenalidomide which has already been an important component of many clinical trials for finding the treatment of several other forms of cancers.

Uses of LENALSURE 10

This anti-cancerous lenalidomide component is sold in the form of the generic Lenalsure 10 Mg and is being indicated for the treatment of the following cancerous disorders:

  • Multiple myeloma
  • Myelodysplastic syndromes
  • Follicular lymphoma
  • Mantle Cell lymphoma

How Lenalidomide is acting?

Lenalsure 10 Mg is acting through the stimulation of the immune system for fighting against the carcinoma cells. It is working by targeting some specific proteins which are existing in the cancerous cells and preventing them from growing. At the same time, this immunomodulatory compound is carrying out the blockage of the blood supply towards some specific tumorous cells, thereby arresting their growth.

How to take LENALSURE 10 mg?

Make sure to adhere to all the directions indicated on the prescription label. Take the medication as per directed by your healthcare provider. You can take the drug by swallowing the capsule as a whole with a glass of water. Consume it during the same day every time with or without intake of food. This medication may raise your risk of bleeding/ infection, so there is need of a medical test and keep washing your hands regularly.

What to do if I missed Lenalidomide 10?

In case you skip the dosage, you can consume it if the time is less than 12 hours. However, if it exceeds 12 hours duration, never consume it and make sure you do not double dose.

What will happen if I overdosed this medication?

Make sure to call emergency medical healthcare in case you suspect you have overdosed on the pill & you feel any discomfort.

Side effects of LENALSURE 10 mg

Get emergency assistance if you notice any signs of undesirable impacts that are listed below:

  • Allergic reactions
  • Blood clotting
  • Liver issues
  • Tumor turning worse
  • Reduction in blood cell count
  • Pain in chest
  • Breakdown in tumor cells
  • Insomnia
  • Weakness
  • Headache
  • Nose bleeding
  • Muscular cramps
  • Fever, joint pain, cough
  • Pain in the stomach, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea

Drug Interactions

The LENALSURE may interact with some of the medications like:

  • Digoxin
  • Warfarin
  • Erythropoietin

Food interactions

Make sure to avoid the intake of alcohol while you are on Lenalsure 10 Mg as it increases dizziness & alertness

Drug Warning & Precautionary Measures

  • Make sure not to consume Lenalsure 10 Mg in case you have allergic reactivity to this compound Lenalidomide or any other substance which is present in the drug
  • Inform your physician when you are having blood clotting, cardiac arrest, neuropathy, reduction in heart rate as well as elevated blood pressure
  • Also, provide information about low blood pressure, elevated level of cholesterol, any sign of infection, hepatitis B, epilepsy, liver or kidney issues to the doctor
  • Avoid intake of this drug in case of being pregnant. As it can lead to birth defects or even termination of pregnancy
  • Also, do not take it if you are a breastfeeding mother. Although, there is a lack of evidence if this medication passes to the breast milk or not
  • The medication is not meant for the children
  • Avoid the intake of alcohol/ grapefruit vine/ grapefruit juice as it elevates the dizziness and sleeplessness level

Storage conditions for LENALSURE 10 mg

Make sure to store the medicine in a closed bottle. Don’t freeze it and the temperature of the room should be 25-35 degree Celsius.

Frequently Asked Questions(FAQs)

  • For how long LENALSURE 10 is to be taken under the condition of multiple myeloma?

Many patients continue to take LENALSURE 10 mg unless and until their myeloma condition becomes worse, or they are experiencing undesirable effects from the medication that they are unable to tolerate. Communicate with your physician about your treatment plan, duration of the medicine, and how  you can manage to deal with the undesirable effects that you may experience

  • What should I tell to my doctor before starting treatment with LENALSURE?

Make sure to tell your physician about all other medications, whether prescription, non-prescription, vitamins, or herbal supplements you are taking. Also, inform the doctor about all the diseases you have or if you have undergone surgery in the past.