Bleochem 15IU Injection

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Biochem Pharmaceutical Industries

Composition for Bleochem 15iu Injection

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Primarily used for

Cervical cancer, Cancer of mouth, nasopharynx and paranasal sinuses, larynx, oesophagus, Skin cancer
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₹687.74/Injection
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Medicine Overview of Bleochem Injection

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Uses of Bleochem Injection

Bleochem 15IU Injection is used in the treatment of Cervical cancer, cancer of mouth, nasopharynx and paranasal sinuses, larynx, oesophagus and Skin cancer.
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Side effects of Bleochem Injection

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Skin pigmentation, Interstitial pneumonia, Pulmonary fibrosis, Nail discoloration, Nausea, Vomiting, Loss of appetite, Hair loss, Fever, Rigors, Decreased appetite, Weight loss, Thinning of skin, Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth), Scratch dermatitis.

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How to use Bleochem Injection

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

How Bleochem Injection works

Bleochem 15iu injection works by damaging the genetic material (DNA) of the cancer cells and stops their growth and multiplication.

In Depth Information on Bleochem Injection

Expert advice for Bleochem Injection

  • Inform your doctor before taking bleomycin if you have severe heart disease, kidney problems, lung problems requiring use of oxygen, impaired liver function, and chicken pox or if you are about to undergo a surgery.
  • Inform your doctor before taking bleomycin if you are taking other anticancer/cytotoxic drugs such as vinca alkaloids or cisplatin, drugs such as clozapine or if you have received radiation in the chest area.
  • Seek immediate medical advice if you develop dry cough, breathlessness, rapid breathing or any other lung problems.
  • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery after taking this drug as it may make you feel weak or tired.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Bleochem 15IU Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Bleochem 15IU 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
Bleochem 15IU Injection is probably safe to use during lacta
tion. 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 Bleochem 15IU Injection alters the a
bility to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
UNSAFE
Bleochem 15IU Injection is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Caution should be advised in patients with moderate to severe renal impairment.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Bleochem 15iu Injection

Frequently asked questions for Bleomycin

Bleochem is used to treat squamous cell cancers, certain types of blood cancers, skin cancers and cancer of the thyroid, bladder, lungs, abdomen or genitals
Yes. Bleochem may cause pulmonary fibrosis, nausea and hair loss. If you notice any such symptoms, please consult your doctor
Pulmonary fibrosis (scarring of the tissue of the lungs) is one of the side effects of Bleochem. It is reportedly caused by lack of an enzyme that metabolises Bleochem in the lungs.

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