Biocristin AQ 1mg Injection

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Biochem Pharmaceutical Industries

Composition for Biocristin AQ 1mg Injection

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Lactation
48.38
₹48.38/Injection
1 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Biocristin AQ Injection

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Uses of Biocristin AQ Injection

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Side effects of Biocristin AQ Injection

Common

Hair loss, Peripheral neuropathy (tingling and numbness of feet and hand), Constipation.

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How to use Biocristin AQ Injection

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

How Biocristin AQ Injection works

Biocristin aq 1mg injection blocks replication of genetic material (DNA) in the cancer cells. Thus it stops the growth and multiplication of cancer cells.

In Depth Information on Biocristin AQ Injection

Expert advice for Biocristin AQ Injection

  • Avoid being near people suffering from infections (such as, cold, flu, contagious illnesses), as you may be more susceptible to infections, while on vincristine therapy, because of possibility of leukopenia.
  • Avoid even accidental contamination of eyes with vincristine as it may cause severe irritation.
  • Vincristine may cause acute kidney disease (nephropathy) related to uric acid level.
  • Care should be taken in elderly patients because they are more susceptible to neurotoxic effects of vincristine.
  • In males, vincristine may cause aspermia (lack of semen causing infertility); in females vincristine may cause amenorrhea (absence of menstruation), which may recover after some duration.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Biocristin AQ 1mg Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Biocristin AQ 1mg 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
UNSAFE
Biocristin AQ 1mg Injection is usafe to use during lactation
. Data suggests that the drug may cause toxicity to the baby, or the mother is suffering from a condition in which breast feeding is not advisable.
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Driving
Biocristin AQ 1mg Injection may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Biocris
tin AQ 1mg 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Biocristin AQ 1mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Vincristine

Biocristin aq when used in combination with other drugs has shown to be cardiotoxic/ototoxic with unknown cause
Biocristin aq is vinca alkaloid and not an alkylating agent/ an anthracycline
Biocristin aq is a vesicant (irritant) and can cause damage to the blood vessels if it is not administered properly
Biocristin aq does not bind to DNA
Biocristin aq neuropathy is not reversible
Biocristin aq is a FDA approved medication
Biocristin aq is a cytotoxic drug
These side effects are commonly observed with the use of Biocristin aq drug
Biocristin aq works by interfering with the growth of cancer cells (mitotic inhibition) and slows their spread in the body by causing an arrest of cell division in metaphase
Biocristin aq is a plant alkaloid comes from the source called Vinca rosea Linn.
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