Active ingredients: bosentan
What it is used for
Bosentan is indicated for the treatment of: idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension; familial pulmonary arterial hypertension; pulmonary arterial hypertension associated with scleroderma; or pulmonary arterial hypertension associated with congenital systemic to pulmonary shunts including Eisenmengers physiology,in patients with WHO Functional Class II, III or IV symptoms.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.
- Store below 30 degrees Celsius
- Shelf lifetime is 24 Months.
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Orange-white coloured, oval shaped, biconvex film coated tablet, engraved "APO" on one side and "125" on the other side
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient bosentan
This medicine is not considered safe during pregnancy. You should discuss this medicine with your doctor or pharmacist. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems