Medicine Overview of Fasturtec Injection
Uses of Fasturtec Injection
Fasturtec 1.5mg Injection is used in the treatment and prevention of high blood levels of uric acid.
Side effects of Fasturtec Injection
Nausea, Headache, Vomiting, Rash, Urticaria, Fever, Diarrhoea.
How to use Fasturtec Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Fasturtec Injection works
Fasturtec 1.5mg injection works by removing excess uric acid from the body, which is produced when cancer cells are destroyed during chemotherapy.
In Depth Information on Fasturtec Injection
Expert advice for Fasturtec Injection
- Seek immediate medical attention if you develop severe allergic reaction: swelling of the face, lips, tongue or other part of your body; shortness of breath, wheezing or breathing problems; rash, itching or hives.
- Discontinue taking rasburicase if you develop hemolysis (abnormal break down of blood) or methemoglobinemia (abnormal blood pigment levels).
- You may be monitored for uric acid level to decide the duration of treatment.
- Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
Special precautions for Fasturtec 1.5mg Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Fasturtec 1.5mg Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Fasturtec 1.5mg Injection should be used with caution during+more
lactation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body....
It is not known whether Fasturtec 1.5mg Injection alters the+more
ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react....
Fasturtec 1.5mg Injection is safe to use in patients with ki+more
dney disease. No dose adjustment of Fasturtec 1.5mg Injection is recommended....
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Frequently asked questions for Fasturtec 1.5mg Injection
Frequently asked questions for Rasburicase
No. Fasturtec is not a chemo or cytotoxic drug.