Jakavi 5mg Tablet is an anticancer medication that used to treat Polycythemia Vera (Its type of blood cancer). This pill is for the treatment of high-risk myelofibrosis, a type of bone marrow cancer. Ruxolitinib Tablets can also be used for these types of cancers (such as lymphomas and pancreatic cancer). This medicine is not recommended for patients below 18 years.
How to use Jakavi 5mg Tablet?
Jakavi Tablets should be taken as per the dose & dosage prescribed by your doctor. Take Jakavi 5mg Tablet until your doctor advises you. Sallow the whole medicine at once with a single glass of water. Don’t chew, break, or crush the tablet as will taste bitter. One can take this medicine either with food or without food. It is better to take Ruxolitinib Tablets at a fixed time. If you have missed a dose, then take it as soon as you remember, or if it is time for the later dosage, then skip this one take the next one. Avoid overdosage of this medicine.
Side Effects of Jakavi 5mg Tablet
Headache, Dizziness, Low blood platelets, Bruising, Anemia (low number of red blood cells)
I have been taking this medicine, Jakafi, for ten months. When the right dose was made sense
review by Deborah on 1/2/2020
I have been taking this medicine, Jakafi, for ten months. When the right dose was made sense, I have encountered no tingling, and there has been no requirement for phlebotomy medications.