Tofe tablet can be prescribed by itself or in combination with another medicine. The tablets can be taken with or without food and are best taken at the same time every day. Your dose will depend on your condition and other medications you are taking. You should use it as directed by your doctor. Do not stop taking this medicine unless your doctor tells you to, because your condition may get worse.
The most common side effects of Tofe Tablet include upper respiratory tract infection, headache, diarrhea, and nasopharyngitis. There are other less common side effects, some of which are serious, including blood clots and tears in the wall of the stomach or intestines. They need urgent medical attention. If you are concerned about side effects, see your doctor.
You may need blood tests than you will receive this medication, and you should not use it if you have any kind of infection. Be sure to talk to your doctor before starting treatment if you have had tuberculosis, kidney or liver disease, hepatitis B or C, or blood clots in your legs or lungs. Tofe Tablet may increase the chance of infection or exacerbate current infections, so avoid contact with people who may become infected (eg, chickenpox, measles, flu). This medicine is not suitable for children under the age of 18 if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, unless your doctor believes the benefit is greater than the risk. Your doctor may need to check you regularly.
With rheumatoid arthritis
Tofe Tablet blocks the action of certain chemicals that cause inflammation. It can help reduce pain, stiffness, and swelling in joints, and slow the development of joint damage. It will help you carry out your normal daily activities and thus improve your quality of life. This medication should be taken at the same time every day for maximum benefit. Keep taking the medicine even if you feel good because it prevents future harm and also improves your symptoms.
TOFE TABLET SIDE EFFECTS
Most side effects do not require medical attention and go away when your body gets used to the medication. Consult your doctor.
Common side effects of tofe:
- Upper respiratory tract infection
- Nasopharyngitis (inflammation of the throat and nasal passages)
HOW TO USE TOFE TABLET
Take this medication for the dose and duration recommended by your doctor. Swallow it whole. Do not chew, crush, or break. The tofe tablet can be taken with or without food, but it is best to take it at a specific time.
HOW TOFE WORKS
Tofe tablet is a Janus kinase inhibitor. It works by blocking the action of the enzyme Janus kinase. It reduces inflammation and joint damage in rheumatoid arthritis.
- Drinking alcohol with Tofe Tablet does not cause any harmful side effects.
- Pregnancy – consult your doctor. Tofe tablet may not be safe to use during pregnancy. Although research in humans is limited, animal studies show harmful effects on the developing condition. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it for you. Consult your doctor.
- Breastfeeding – Consult your doctor. Tofe Tablet is probably not safe to use while breastfeeding. Limited human data suggest that the drug can pass into breast milk and harm the baby.
- Driving – Tofe Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
- Tofe tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Tofe Tablet dose adjustment may be required. Consult your doctor.
- The tofe tablet is used alone or in combination with other medicines to treat rheumatoid arthritis, which has not improved with other antirheumatic drugs.
- It may take 3 to 6 months to feel the maximum effect of this medication. Continue to take as directed.
- Your doctor may have regular blood tests to monitor your liver function, blood counts, or cholesterol levels.
- Tofe Tablet can make it harder to fight infections. Tell your doctor if you have symptoms of an infection such as fever, chills, cough, and muscle pain.