Amifostine Injection

Amifostine usesAmifostine is used to prevent dryness in the mouth after radio therapy of head and neck cancer
It is also used to reduce the harmful effect of chemotherapy on the kidneys during treatment with cisplatin.How amifostine worksAmifostine works by removing free radical, harmful elements produced by cisplatin (a medicine used to treat cancer) or radiation therapy in tissues.Common side effects of amifostineNausea, Vomiting, Decreased blood pressure, Hiccup, Sleepiness, Dizziness, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Fever, Chills

Bleomycin Sulfate Injection

Primarily used forCervical cancer, Cancer of mouth, nasopharynx and paranasal sinuses, larynx, oesophagus, Skin cancer

Carboplatin Injection

Product Details:
  • Dose: 10ml-20ml

Expert advice for Carboplatin Injection
  • Inform your doctor if you have a history of kidney (renal) disorder. 
  • Kidney and liver function will be monitored during carboplatin treatment.
  • Neurological and hearing assessments may be required on regular basis during treatment with high doses of carboplatin.
  • It is generally recommended that aluminium containing equipment not be used for delivering carboplatin.
  • Concurrent treatment with following medications is not recommended: amino glycoside, vancomycin, capreomycin and diuretics.
  • Allergic reactions (like hives; skin rash; itching; reddening of the skin; difficulty breathing or swallowing; dizziness; faintness; or fast heartbeat) may occur during therapy which will be duly managed by your doctor.
  • There might be low numbers of platelets or white blood cells during therapy and hence, frequent monitoring of blood cell counts and transfusions of the same may be required.
  • Call your doctor immediately if you experience any of the following during the therapy: fever, sore throat, chills, ongoing cough and congestion, or other signs of infection; unusual bleeding or bruising; black and tarry stools; red blood in stools; bloody vomit; vomited material that looks like coffee grounds.
  • Women who are planning to become pregnant should use two methods of contraception while on this therapy and 6 months after it.
  • Men who are going to use this therapy should not father a child while on this therapy and 6 months after stopping. They should also seek guidance and counselling on sperm conservation before taking this therapy.

Cisplatin Injection

Cisplatin usesCisplatin is used in the treatment of Lung cancer, Ovarian cancer, Cervical cancer and Testicular cancer.How cisplatin worksCisplatin works by damaging the genetic material (DNA) of the cancer cells and stops their growth and multiplication.Common side effects of cisplatinNausea, Vomiting, Fatigue, Anemia, Reduced blood platelets, Diarrhoea, Increased liver enzymes, Peripheral sensory neuropathy, Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils), Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth)

Cyclophoshamide Injection

Product Details:
  • Usage: Clinical, Hospital
  • Form of Medicine: Injection

Cyclophosphamide uses :

Cyclophosphamide is used in the treatment of Blood cancer, Breast cancer, Non-small cell lung cancer and Ovarian cancer.

How cyclophosphamide works :

Cyclophosphamide works by damaging the genetic material (DNA) of the cancer cells and stops their growth and multiplication.

Common side effects of cyclophosphamide :

Fever, Blood in urine, Hair loss, Urinary tract infection, Mucosal inflammation, Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils), Infection, Bone-marrow suppression.

Ifosfamide Injection

Ifosfamide Injection & Mesna Injection
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