Fulviglen 250mg Prefilled Syringe

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Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Fulviglen 250mg Prefilled Syringe

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Pregnancy
19714.28
5 ml in 1 packet
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Medicine Overview of Fulviglen Prefilled Syringe

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Uses of Fulviglen Prefilled Syringe

Fulviglen 250mg Prefilled Syringe is used in the treatment of Breast cancer.
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Side effects of Fulviglen Prefilled Syringe

Common

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

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How to use Fulviglen Prefilled Syringe

Your doctor or nurse will use this device to give medicine. You or your care giver may be taught on how to use this device at home.

How Fulviglen Prefilled Syringe works

Fulviglen 250mg prefilled syringe 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 Fulviglen Prefilled Syringe

Expert advice for Fulviglen Prefilled Syringe

  • 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 Fulviglen 250mg Prefilled Syringe
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Fulviglen 250mg Prefilled Syringe 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
Fulviglen 250mg Prefilled Syringe is probably safe to use du
ring lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Fulviglen 250mg Prefilled Syringe may make you feel dizzy, s
leepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Fulviglen 250mg Prefilled Syringe is safe to use in patients
with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Fulviglen 250mg Prefilled Syringe is recommended.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Missed Dosageuses

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Fulviglen 250mg Prefilled Syringe

Frequently asked questions for Fulvestrant

No, Fulviglen 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
Fulviglen 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
Fulviglen 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
Fulviglen has not been reported to cause hair loss.
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