BLOMIN 15IU INJECTION

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Composition FOR BLOMIN 15iu injection

Bleomycin(15iu)

food interaction for BLOMIN injection

alcohol interaction for BLOMIN injection

pregnancy interaction for BLOMIN injection

lactation interaction for BLOMIN injection

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Blomin 15iu injection at a fixed time.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Blomin 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Blomin 15iu injection is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
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SALT INFORMATION FOR BLOMIN 15iu injection

Bleomycin(15iu)

Blomin injection uses

Blomin 15iu injection is used in the treatment of cervical cancer, cancer of mouth, nasopharynx and paranasal sinuses, larynx, oesophagus and skin cancer.

How blomin injection works

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

Common side effects of blomin injection

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.

SUBSTITUTES FOR BLOMIN injection

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  • BLEOCEL 15IU INJECTION
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    Celon Laboratories Ltd
    Rs. 364.28/ML of injection
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  • BLEOCHEM 15IU INJECTION
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    Biochem Pharmaceutical Industries
    Rs. 687.74/injection
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  • ONCOBLEO 15IU INJECTION
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    Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
    Rs. 1039.28/injection
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Expert advice FOR BLOMIN 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.

Frequently asked questions FOR BLOMIN 15iu injection

Bleomycin

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

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Content on this page was last updated on 08 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)