Dacotin 100 Infusion


Overview

Uses of Dacotin Infusion

Dacotin 100 Infusion is used in the treatment of cancer of colon and rectum.

Dacotin Infusion side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Fatigue
  • Anemia (low number of red blood cells)
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils)
  • Low blood platelets
  • Increased liver enzymes
  • Peripheral sensory neuropathy
  • Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth)

How to use Dacotin Infusion

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

How Dacotin Infusion works

Dacotin 100 Infusion is an anti-cancer medication. It works by damaging the genetic material (DNA and RNA) of the cancer cells which stops their growth and multiplication.

Dacotin Infusion related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Dacotin 100 Infusion 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.
Lactation
UNSAFE
Dacotin 100 Infusion is unsafe 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 breastfeeding is not advisable.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Oxaliplatin_name$ treatment may result in an increased risk of dizziness, nausea, and vomiting, and other neurological symptoms that affect walking and this may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Dacotin 100 Infusion should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Dacotin 100 Infusion may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of Dacotin 100 Infusion in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Dacotin 100 Infusion should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Dacotin 100 Infusion may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Dacotin Infusion?

If you miss a dose of Dacotin 100 Infusion, please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Dacotin 100 Infusion
₹6940/Infusion
Oxaltor 100mg Infusion
Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹54.76/ml of Infusion
save 99%
₹93.41/ml of Infusion
save 99%
Oxa 100mg Infusion
Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹208.39/ml of Infusion
save 97%
Kinaplat 100mg Infusion
Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹31.55/ml of Infusion
save 100%
Oxol 100mg Infusion
Venus Remedies Ltd
₹66.67/ml of Infusion
save 99%

Expert Advice

  • Do not start oxaliplatin if your blood counts are too low or have weakness, numbness, disturbances of feeling or taste after taking oxaliplatin treatment, if you are taking 5-fluorouracil.
  • Take precautions as oxaliplatin may reduce the ability of your body fight infections.
  • Avoid situations that may put you at risk of bleeding as oxaliplatin can reduce clot forming cells in your body.
  • Take necessary precaution as oxaliplatin can make you more sensitive to cold, which can cause numbness, tingling, and muscle spasms.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery as oxaliplatin can cause nausea, vomiting, dizziness, and other neurologic symptoms.

User Feedback


FAQs

Q. Is Dacotin highly emetogenic, ototoxic (hearing loss), cause hair loss, infertility, diarrhea, neuropathy, cold sensitivity?

Dacotin is highly emetogenic, can cause hair loss, temporary infertility, diarrhea, neuropathy, cold sensitivity. Dacotin is not ototoxic

Q. Is Dacotin a vesicant, chemo drug, alkylating agent?

Dacotin is a vesicant, chemotherapeutic drug. Dacotin is not an alkylating agent it is a platinum containing antineoplastic agent

Q. How is Dacotin administered?

Dacotin is administered as intravenous infusion or bolus injection.
Related Lab Tests
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 2nd Nov 2017.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd., 8-2-337, Road No. 3, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, Telangana 500034, INDIA
One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location with deliver Dacotin 100 Infusion. The details of the licensed pharmacy shall be shared once you request the drugs and the respective pharmacy accepts the your request based on valid prescription and availability: AVB, AGT, MNS, BSG, PEN, SAH, USF, BHP, PRC, DHR, NSF, CAE, NTS, GGL, FDM, BTM, MKE, NTL, ADM, ZVP, AMM, GTF, VSC, DSH, ALY, IPP, SBC, LHP, PME, OIP, PNQ, ATP, RGR, EMB, MMF, UPA, YAG, NLC, SIO, RJP, NDP, IDB, FTP, SBN, VTR, PLT, MAX, HTV, AVW, APT, SVH, ERS, KBC, TPN, BMJ, SGC, OWI, SHA, VHS, BSL, MTM, ALC, SDS, SBA, AAR, VDH, HSS, LHA, GMA, SGA, 4IT, RSS, CZT, VAF, CMC, KMC, DIL, NNP, KIM, ARD, ADT, PTI, RPI, SOF, BTH, PRL, RSA, ADF, DPP, ITF, WHR, LCC, PIC, SRS, PRE, SWA, LBO, ZVO, BDI, GHR, GVP, SMN, SPF, EVP, MSD, SYN, STO, AAY, NLP, GPL, PHC, THR, VOP, KHC, CLT, AHH, CTP, TSC, MIP, DHP, QLF, KNH, RHL, NBG, RPP, HCP, VUR, CHP, SCP, OWP, HIP, HSP, NSL, DPL, BES, SGN, ANP, NSM, TPS, AVL, KHD, DVH, SAF, YBF, UMP, RUS, TNH, HHH, NNH, PVP, PPR, PWN, NPH, JIV, WPL, ABP, BLP, NRC, MBP, NXG, DYG, APS, BHS, XPR, OHM, PRT, SMS, AYN, DCS, RDR, HBV, WHL, MGL, RWP, JHC, SRG, HAT, SLC, OWT, GHC, RHS, VHP, KHH, RBT, SDM, RGH, AYU, RDH, EPS, MIL, SLN, WAD, RTN, AVC, QTM, PSE, VSL, BAP, BDN, WSI, IAD, AAA, ABL, BNC, KAL, DGN, NAS, AFT, JBT, TOM, PAP, HPP, SSS, AGC, GBB, IPL, SVS, GPT, SSI, PHN, VHC, EAN, RPC, ZNT, HLT, HEX, ENP, KCI, MMC, TSS, EQN, SNH, MAP, ZEL, SNB, MJT, KIS, GFL, BGS, NTB, HGI, DLP, RWL, HZF, GNC, RHW, SHG, DAD, NVL, CMD, RAC, CPK, JSL, BNT, JJE, MDN, WHP, JVN, KHS, GEO, VMH, SNG, HOP, GLD, UVD, OBS, TYN, GIE, PRN, BBT, ASP, BSN, FGH, GTC, MBN, KOS, GPP, SHC, GBL, RMR, NLG, SLS, PTP, VEM, MDI, HNF, MPC, HNP, EEC, PSF, SCH, EPR, MAG, CNE, JLI, HLP, DZY, VJS, MDO, HMP, RRP, SYS, CSE, STS, GRP, OMV, BIO, O4O, NVY, STA, MFN, SSR, NXT, SPS, XMX, DYL, FIP, AMR, OWN, KHP, DFP, MDH, SHD, BHA, DLY, GNH, GHP, HVS, FRM, 9MM, TRP, BBN, BRC, MOM, DRA, HTS, BBS, 2ML, PMA, 1MH, LIP, NFP, OLT, NEW, NTN, SDE, SWP, LMS, HPC, BLE, FRS, ISI, SHN, UHP, BJR, THP, NRS, CCM, DAO, SIP, IMC, HWS, RPA, AMH, NPS, RTL, PNT, GDA, AGP, NRP, BMR, NEO, ENV, WSH, VTH, IAH, JJD, SNL, CRN, RVC, HSM, AXM, RPM, SBL, ANT, SPV, BLS, ESY, LAG, BHC, NCH, ADE, JLS, MRS, USM, RKS, AHP, MTD, SPD, WDE, KRR, KLC, ATH, PHP, SGH, SVA, MKT, BJP, RYL, ATL, BFV, GBC, BHM, HMS
MRP
6940
1 Infusion in 1 vial
ADD TO CART
Online payment only
Best Price ₹5552.0
20% OFF
Use Coupon HEALTH1020 during checkout