Benzoxel 20mg Tablet

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Jenome Biophar Pvt Ltd

Composition for Benzoxel 20mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Breast cancer, Non-small cell lung cancer, Cancer of head and neck
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Medicine Overview of Benzoxel Tablet

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Uses of Benzoxel Tablet

Benzoxel 20mg Tablet is used in the treatment of Breast cancer, Non-small cell lung cancer, Cancer of head and neck and Prostate cancer.
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Side effects of Benzoxel Tablet

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Muscle pain, Hair loss, Hypersensitivity, Loss of appetite, Infection, Diarrhoea, Anemia, Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils), Altered taste, Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth), Febrile neutropenia, Neuropathy.

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How to use Benzoxel Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Benzoxel 20mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Benzoxel Tablet works

Benzoxel 20mg tablet works by damaging the genetic material (DNA) of the cancer cells and stops their growth and multiplication.

In Depth Information on Benzoxel Tablet

Expert advice for Benzoxel Tablet

  • Before docetaxel is administered to you, ensure that all the blood tests and liver-function tests have been adequately performed.
  • Inform your doctor before taking docetaxel if you suffer from alcohol dependence or liver impairment as this medicine contains alcohol (ethanol).
  • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery while taking this drug as it may cause dizziness.
  • Consult your doctor if you intend to have a child during and 6 months after docetaxel treatment, as it may affect fertility.
  • Inform your doctor before taking docetaxel if you have heart, kidney or liver problems, abnormal liver function, swelling or fluid retention in the body, weakened immune system, infections, problems with bone-marrow, low platelet or white blood cell count, or if you have previously received radiation therapy.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Benzoxel 20mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Benzoxel 20mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.

There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Benzoxel 20mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
It is not known whether Benzoxel 20mg Tablet alters the abil
ity to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Benzoxe
l 20mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Benzoxel 20mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Docetaxel

Benzoxel belongs to the taxane class of drugs. It is not an anthracycline derivative
Yes. Since, Benzoxel kills the cancer cells in the body; it is regarded as a cytotoxic agent
Benzoxel may cause hair loss, bone pain or weight gain due to fluid retention. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor
Benzoxel is derived from the bark of the yew tree found in the pacific region
Yes. Benzoxel is approved by the USFDA.
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Substitutes for Benzoxel

No substitutes found for this medicine
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