Active ingredients: midostaurin
What it is used for
Rydapt is indicated:, in combination with standard anthracycline and cytarabine induction and cytarabine consolidation chemotherapy, followed in patients in complete response by single agent maintenance therapy for adult patients with newly diagnosed acute myeloid leukemia (AML) who are FLT3 mutation-positive for the treatment of adult patients with aggressive systemic mastocytosis (ASM), systemic mastocytosis with associated haematological neoplasms (SM-AHN), or mast cell leukaemia (MCL).
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.
- Store below 30 degrees Celsius
- Protect from Moisture
- Shelf lifetime is 36 Months.
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Pale orange, oblong capsule with red imprint PKC NVR
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Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Is this medicine subsidised?
This medicine was verified as being available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme) on April 1, 2021. To learn more about this subsidy, visit the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) website.
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient midostaurin
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
Consumer Medicines Information (CMI)
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Reporting side effects
This medicine is under additional monitoring as it is new or being used in a different way. You can help identify new safety information by reporting any side effects you may get.