CELGINASE 5000IU INJECTION

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Celon Laboratories Ltd

Composition for CELGINASE 5000IU INJECTION

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Primarily used for

Blood Cancer (Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia)
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
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Lactation
975
₹975.0/injection
1 injection in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of CELGINASE INJECTION

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Uses of CELGINASE INJECTION

Celginase 5000iu injection is used in the treatment of blood cancer (acute lymphocytic leukemia).
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Side effects of CELGINASE INJECTION

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Breathlessness, Rash, Vomiting, Angioedema (swelling of deeper layers of skin), Nausea, Fatigue, Increased liver enzymes, Edema, Diarrhoea, Decreased blood pressure, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Decreased albumin level in blood, Increased glucose level in blood, Urticaria.

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How to use CELGINASE INJECTION

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

How CELGINASE INJECTION works

Asparaginase belongs to class of medications called antineoplastic agents. Asparaginase is an enzyme that interferes with natural processes necessary for cancer cell growth, thereby killing or stopping the growth of cancer cells.  .

In Depth Information on CELGINASE INJECTION

Expert advice for CELGINASE INJECTION

  • Asparaginase can also make you flush, breathe faster, or have a fruit-like breath. This is normal and not a cause for concern.
  • Do not receive a live vaccine (eg, measles, mumps) while you are taking asparaginase.
  • Do not take this drug if you are allergic to asparaginase or any of its ingredients.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you feel confused, drowsy, have excessive thirst or observe an increased frequency or volume of urination. 
  • If you are a patient with diabetes, monitor your blood sugar levels closely.
  • Ensure that you undergo periodic laboratory tests to monitor response to the therapy and any side effects.
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Warnings
Special precautions for CELGINASE 5000IU INJECTION
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Celginase 5000iu injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Celginase 5000iu injection is probably unsafe to use during
breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
CAUTION
Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
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Kidney
SAFE
There is no interaction between renal impairment and consumi
ng this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

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