Fludaphos 50mg Injection

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Bharat Serums & Vaccines Ltd

Composition for Fludaphos 50mg Injection

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5557.68
₹5557.68/Injection
1 Injection in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Fludaphos Injection

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Uses of Fludaphos Injection

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Side effects of Fludaphos Injection

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Weakness, Diarrhoea, Anemia, Fever, Fatigue, Reduced blood platelets, Viral infection, Cough, Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils).

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How to use Fludaphos Injection

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

How Fludaphos Injection works

Fludaphos 50mg injection 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.

In Depth Information on Fludaphos Injection

Expert advice for Fludaphos Injection

  • Do not start fludarabine if you have intolerance to some sugars, depressed immune system, present history of serious infection, feeling very unwell, or have bleeding or bruising.
  • Fludarabine is not recommended for children and should be used with caution in elderly patients over 65 years of age.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you develop rash or any blisters, red to brownish urine after taking fludarabine, disturbed vision, pain in side, blood in urine or decreased urine, need to have stem cells collected, need blood transfusion, have had skin cancer, need vaccination, have nausea or vomiting.
  • Use effective methods of contraception during fludarabine treatment to avoid pregnancy. 
  • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery while taking fludarabine as it can make you tired, weak, confused, agitated, cause disturbed vision, or fits.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Fludaphos 50mg Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Fludaphos 50mg 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.
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Lactation
UNSAFE
Fludaphos 50mg Injection is usafe 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 breast feeding is not advisable.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Some people get tired, feel weak, have disturbed vision, become confused, or agitated or have seizures while they are treated with Fludaphos 50mg Injection and this may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Fludaphos 50mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Fludaphos 50mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Fludaphos 50mg Injection is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Fludaphos 50mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Fludarabine

Fludaphos is not vesicant (irritant) or alkylating agent, it is an antimetabolite (purine analogue)
Fludaphos is administered orally
Fludaphos refractory chronic lymphocytic leukemia is chronic lymphocytic leukemia that does not respond to Fludaphos or recurs within 6 months of treatment
Yes, Fludaphos can cause hair loss.
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