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Decakab 25Mg Injection

Manufacturer: Lancer Health Care Pvt Ltd
Medicine composition: Nandrolone
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Decakab 25Mg Injection effectively controls anemia which occurs as a result of kidney disease. the drug can also be prescribed for the treatment of other medical conditions as determined by your health care provider. The drug is known to be an anabolic steroid. When you take this drug, it will help in the growth of certain types of tissue that are present in the body, as well as enhance the capacity of oxygen that the blood can carry.

Doctors generally do not recommend the intake of this drug if you are allergic to any substance that is present in it or you suffer from health conditions like prostrate or breast cancer. Pregnant women are also discouraged from taking the drug as it may harm the unborn child.

Decakab 25Mg Injection is mostly administered in the form of an injection by the doctor in his clinic or at the hospital. You can take the injection on your own at home as well. In this case make sure that you administer the drug exactly as directed by your medical adviser. In case Decakab 25Mg Injection is discolored or you see the presence of some particles in the vial discard it. Decakab 25Mg Injection along with its syringes as well as needles should be kept away from children and pets. Make sure that you do not use the needles and syringes again.

Like all other drugs, Decakab 25Mg Injection too causes some side effects. While most are minor and disappear in some time, a few are serious and require medical aid. You may experience vomiting, diarrhea, nausea, depression, insomnia, jaundice etc. when you start taking Decakab 25Mg Injection. Although many patients do not suffer from a serious allergic reaction to the drug, if you do and experience symptoms like problems with breathing, a feeling of tightness in the chest region, itching, and hives, seek medical aid immediately.

Postmenopausal osteoporosis
Decakab 25Mg Injection is used for the management of symptoms of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women. It is used to prevent bone fractures and increase bone density.
Anemia with renal insufficiency
Decakab 25Mg Injection is used for the management of anemia in patients who have an impaired kidney function.
Debilitating illness
Decakab 25Mg Injection is also used for speedy recovery from an illness that seriously affects the strength of the patient.
Use of this medicine is not recommended for patients having a known history of allergy to Decakab 25Mg Injection or any other ingredient present with it. Some dosage forms may contain arachis oil and hence is not recommended for patients who are allergic to peanuts or soya.
Cancer of the breast/prostate
Use of this medicine is not recommended for male patients who have a carcinoma of the breast or the prostate.
Nephrosis
Use of this medicine is not recommended for patients who have a degenerative disease of the kidneys.
Breast cancer with hypercalcemia
Use of this medicine is not recommended in female patients suffering from breast cancer coupled with high levels of calcium in the body.
In addition to its intended effect, Decakab 25Mg Injection may cause some unwanted effects too. In such cases, you must seek medical attention immediately. This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.
Acne Moderate Common
Trouble sleeping Moderate Common
Chills Moderate Less Common
Impaired liver function Major Rare
Nausea Minor Common
Diarrhea Moderate Common
Increased blood calcium levels Major Less Common
Hirsutism Major Less Common
Deepening of the voice Major Rare
How long is the duration of effect?
The effect of this medicine lasts up to 30 days.
What is the onset of action?
The effect of this medicine can be observed after 3-6 months of administration.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
Use of this medicine is not recommended if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant.
Is it habit forming?
This medicine is known to have habit forming tendency and abuse potential.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?
Use of this medicine is not recommended if you are breastfeeding an infant. However, if it becomes absolutely necessary to use this medicine, then breastfeeding should be discontinued. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Decakab 25Mg Injection, and hence can be used as its substitute.
Lincoln Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Organon (India) Ltd
Jagsonpal Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Pinenut Life Care India Pvt Ltd
Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Organon (India) Ltd
Jagsonpal Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Jagsonpal Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Abbott India Ltd
Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Abbott India Ltd
Morepen Laboratories Ltd
Concept Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd
PCI Pharmaceuticals
Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Alkem Laboratories Ltd
Biochem Pharmaceutical Industries
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Zydus Cadila
Olcare Laboratories
Admac Pharma Ltd
Swiss Pharma Pvt Ltd
Heal All Pharmaceuticals (P) Ltd.
Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Nitin Lifesciences Ltd
Symbiotic Drugs
Concept Pharmaceuticals Ltd
MidasCare Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Sanjivani Parenteral Ltd
Leeford Healthcare Ltd
Axon Drugs Pvt Ltd
Wockhardt Ltd
Unimarck Healthcare Ltd
Alde Medi Impex Ltd
BestoChem Formulations India Ltd
Troikaa Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Fitwel Pharmaceuticals Private Limited
Walter Bushnell
Winsome Laboratories Pvt Ltd
Dr. Johns Laboratories Pvt Ltd
Elfin Pharma Pvt Ltd
Alde Medi Impex Ltd
Anvik Biotech
Marc Laboratories Pvt Ltd
Radicura Pharma pvt ltd
Gujarat Terce Laboratories Ltd
M D C Pharmaceuticals P Ltd
Admac Pharma Ltd
M D C Pharmaceuticals P Ltd
Ind Swift Laboratories Ltd
Organic Laboratories
Mac Millon Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Indian Drugs & Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Sanjivani Parenteral Ltd
Abbott India Ltd
Auroma Lifescience Pvt Ltd
Zee Laboratories
Obsurge Biotech Ltd
Tycoon Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Kaizen Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Logos Pharma
Keen Healthcare Pvt Ltd
Parasol Laboratories
Clyde Biotech P Ltd
BestoChem Formulations India Ltd
Octane Biotech Pvt Ltd
Ravenbhel Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Indchemie Health Specialities Pvt Ltd
Midas Healthcare Ltd
Medinova Labs
Axon Drugs Pvt Ltd
Symbiotic Drugs
Jagsonpal Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Laborate Pharmaceuticals India Ltd
Almet Corporation Ltd
Solvate Laboratries Pvt Ltd
Ind Swift Laboratories Ltd
Zuventus Healthcare Ltd
Unimarck Healthcare Ltd
Mac Millon Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Walter Bushnell
Seagull Labs (I) Pvt Ltd
Missed Dose instructions
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next scheduled dose then the missed dose can be skipped.
Overdose instructions
Contact your doctor if an overdose with nandrolone is suspected. However, the likelihood of an overdose and associated symptoms is very low.
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Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you're at risk of a drug interaction.
Interaction with Disease
Carcinoma in males Major
Use of this medicine is not recommended in male patients suffering from the carcinoma of the breast or prostate. The tumor may grow even further worsening the cancer if this medicine is used.
Fluid retention and edema Major
Use of this medicine is known to cause fluid retention in the body and hence should be administered cautiously in patients having fluid retention disease or edema.
Hyperlipoproteinemia Major
Use of this medicine can interfere with the fat and cholesterol levels in the body and may significantly increase the risk of diseases of heart and blood vessels. Hence it should be used with extreme caution in patients having high fat and lipid levels or disease of the heart and blood vessels.
Liver Disease Major
This medicine should be used with extreme caution in patients having an impaired liver function or a liver disease. Suitable dose adjustments and clinical safety monitoring are recommended in such cases.
Bleeding disorders Major
This medicine can interfere with the normal blood clotting and hence should be administered cautiously in patients with pre-existing bleeding disorders.
Diabetes Moderate
Use of this medicine can lower the blood glucose levels and hence should be used with caution in diabetic patients. Suitable dose adjustments and regular monitoring of blood glucose level are recommended in such cases.
Interaction with Alcohol
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
Interaction with Lab Test
Thyroid function test Moderate
Report the use of this medicine if you are about to undertake a thyroid function test as this medicine might interfere with the test results.
Interaction with Food
Food
Information not available.
Interaction with Medicine
Dexamethasone Moderate
Report the use of either of the medicine to the doctor. You may need a dose adjustment and special test to ensure if these medicines can be safely used together. Signs like swelling of feet, hands, and ankles while using this medicine should be reported to the doctor.
Warfarin Major
Report the use of either of the medicine to the doctor. You may need a dose adjustment based on the clotting test results. Any side effects like unusual bruising and bleeding, the presence of blood in vomit and stools should be reported to the doctor immediately.
Leflunomide Major
Report the use of either of the medicine to the doctor. You may require a dose adjustment and more frequent monitoring of liver function while using these medicines together. Any signs and symptoms indicating impairment of liver function should be reported to the doctor.
Insulin Moderate
Report the use of either of the medicine to the doctor. You may require a dose adjustment and periodic monitoring of blood glucose while using these medicines together. Report the use of any antidiabetic medicine before receiving nandrolone.

Popular Questions & Answers

If I take this injection is there any side effected in my body? Nandrolone decanoate injection. Please advice

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician, Alappuzha
If I take this injection is there any side effected in my body? Nandrolone decanoate injection. Please advice
It is steroids Nandrolone decanoate and is not used nowadays by a responsible doctor unless indicated for specific reasons

I am 36 years old and suffering from ed problem. Dr. prescribe me muscle hit and tentex fort twice and gave nandrolone injection one in a week. Does its safe and effective.

BHMS
Homeopath, Sindhudurg
I am 36 years old and suffering from ed problem. Dr. prescribe me muscle hit and tentex fort twice and gave nandrolon...
no.. Homoeopathic treatment cures erectile dysfunction without side effects. The important homeopathic remedies for erectile dysfunction are: Damiana Yohimbinum Acid phosphoricum Lycopodium Agnus castus Caladium seguinum Selenium etc

I have suffering kolietis decease last 25 years my age 58 years old my weight 40 kg 15 days before I consult my Dr. My hand cramping and mujhe ghabrahat bhi hoti hai Dr. Ne nandrolone inj per week lagane ke liye likha hai unhone 2 inj ka likha hai kya mei 2 inj aur lagvau to nuksan to nahi hoga kripaya salah de ?

BHMS
General Physician,
Hello thanks for query usual doseof inj nandrolone is is 50 to 100 mg once a month. Since each patient responds differently to medical treatments, your doctor will recommend the dose and duration of therapy that is best for you.
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I'm 21 year old guy. Doctor suggest me metadec 25 mg for my weakness. Now I have increased it capacity to metadec 50 mg. Bit I don't feel any change in myself. I still feel weak. Should I go for metadec 100 mg? Please suggest. I'm very depressed due to my physical weakness.

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician, Alappuzha
Meta derc is a steroid and excess use is not good for a normal person. Metadec Injection is used for Osteoporosis, Catabolic States, Kidney Failure, Anemia, Breast Cancer and other conditions. Metadec Injection contains Nandrolone as an active ingredient. Metadec Injection works by increasing the oxygen carrying capacity of Hb and RBCs by increasing their size.

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About Decakab 25Mg Injection
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Key highlights of Decakab 25Mg Injection
What are the substitutes for Decakab 25Mg Injection?
What are the dosage instructions?
Where is the Decakab 25Mg Injection approved?
What are the interactions for Decakab 25Mg Injection?