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CARCIDOX 200MG CAPSULE

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Composition FOR CARCIDOX

Doxifluridine(200 mg)

food interaction for CARCIDOX

alcohol interaction for CARCIDOX

pregnancy interaction for CARCIDOX

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It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Carcidox 200mg capsule at a fixed time.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

SALT INFORMATION FOR CARCIDOX

Doxifluridine(200 mg)

Uses

Carcidox 200mg capsule is used in the treatment of ovarian cancer, head and neck cancer, cervical cancer, testicular cancer., breast cancer, non-hodgkin lymphoma (nhl), blood cancer, lung cancer, bone cancer and urinary bladder cancer.

How it works

Carcidox 200mg capsule interferes with the growth of DNA and RNA of the cancer cells by substituting their building blocks. It prevents the cancer cells from growing and multiplying.

Common side effects

Nausea, Vomiting, Weakness, Loss of appetite, Increased risk of infection, Reduced blood platelets, Decreased white blood cell count, Hair loss, Bronchospasm, Diarrhoea, Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth), Esophagitis, Inflammation of the rectum

SUBSTITUTES FOR CARCIDOX

No substitutes found

Expert advice FOR CARCIDOX

  • Consult your doctor if you have any of the following medical conditions: myelosuppression (decrease in the number of red blood cells, white blood cells, or platelets), infections, ulcer in the stomach or intestine, chickenpox or heart disease.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.

Frequently asked questions FOR CARCIDOX

Doxifluridine

Q.

Is doxifluridine safe?
Doxifluridine has several side effects, some of which may be serious. Please follow the advice of your doctor regarding its use

Q.

How does doxifluridine work?
Doxifluridine acts by inhibiting the formation of DNA and function of RNA. Thus, it suppresses the growth of cancerous cell.

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