Biceltis 440mg Injection

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Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Biceltis 440mg Injection

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Primarily used for

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Pregnancy
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Medicine Overview of Biceltis Injection

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Uses of Biceltis Injection

Biceltis 440mg Injection is used in the treatment of Breast cancer and Stomach cancer.
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Side effects of Biceltis Injection

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Nausea, Headache, Rash, Reduced blood platelets, Congestive cardiac failure, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Infection, Upper respiratory tract infection, Nasopharyngitis, Fatigue, Fever, Anemia, Chills, Diarrhoea, Cough, Weight loss, Altered taste, Mucosal inflammation, Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils), Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth).

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How to use Biceltis Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Biceltis Injection works

Biceltis 440mg injection is a monoclonal antibody specifically designed to target HER2 receptors on breast cancer cells. It flags the cancer cells for destruction by the body's immune system.

In Depth Information on Biceltis Injection

Expert advice for Biceltis Injection

  • Take extreme care while taking trastuzumab as it can cause heart failure, especially if you have heart disease or if you are also receiving certain other cancer medicines.
  • You may need to undergo biopsy test during trastuzumab treatment to check the effect of trastuzumab.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery as trastuzumab may cause fever or chills.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Biceltis 440mg Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Biceltis 440mg Injection 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
CAUTION
Biceltis 440mg Injection should be used with caution during
lactation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Biceltis 440mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, ti
red, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Bicelti
s 440mg Injection 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.

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Trastuzumab, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Biceltis 440mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Trastuzumab

Yes, Biceltis is a hazardous drug and is supposed to be administered under medical supervision only.
Yes, Biceltis is cytotoxic

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