Fulvenat 250mg Injection

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Natco Pharma Ltd

Composition for Fulvenat 250mg Injection

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Medicine Overview of Fulvenat Injection

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Uses of Fulvenat Injection

Fulvenat 250mg Injection is used in the treatment of breast cancer.
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Side effects of Fulvenat Injection

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Headache, Vomiting, Weakness, Allergic reaction, Nausea, Injection site reaction, Increased liver enzymes, Urinary tract infection, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Fulvenat Injection

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

How Fulvenat Injection works

Fulvenat 250mg injection blocks the action of estrogen on breast cancer cells. This can lower or stop the growth of some breast cancer cells that need estrogen to grow.

In Depth Information on Fulvenat Injection

Expert advice for Fulvenat Injection

  • Fulvestrant should only be taken by women who have undergone menopause and cannot become pregnant.
  • Fulvestrant should be used with caution if you have kidney/liver problems.
  • Inform your doctor if you have any bleeding disorder, decreased platelet count, or are receiving blood-thinning medication (for example, warfarin), as fulvestrant when administered in the muscles of the buttock carries a risk of bleeding.
  • There is a potential risk of thinning or weakening of the bone (osteoporosis) with fulvestrant use. If you experience any such effects, inform your doctor immediately.
  • Fulvestrant use may lead to asthenia (lack or loss of strength and energy). If you experience such symptoms, avoid driving or operating machines.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Fulvenat 250mg Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Fulvenat 250mg 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
No information is available on the use of Fulvenat 250mg Inj
ection during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
SAFE
Fulvenat 250mg Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Fulvenat 250mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Fulvenat 250mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Limited information is available on the use of Fulvenat 250mg Injection in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Fulvenat 250mg Injection should be used with caution in pati
ents with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Fulvenat 250mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Fulvestrant, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Fulvenat 250mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Fulvestrant

No, Fulvenat belongs to group of medication called as estrogen receptor antagonists. It is a chemotherapeutic drug used for the treatment of breast cancer in women who have attained menopause
Fulvenat is used in the treatment of breast cancer which has spread locally or to other parts of the body, in women who have attained menopause, and have not responded well to treatment with antiestrogen medications
Fulvenat is administered by in the muscles of the buttocks, one injection on each side, once a month; this is followed by similar doses at intervals of 2 weeks
Fulvenat has not been reported to cause hair loss.
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