Fytosid 100mg Injection

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Fresenius Kabi India Pvt Ltd

Composition for Fytosid 100mg Injection

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191.48
₹38.3/Injection
5 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Fytosid Injection

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Uses of Fytosid Injection

Fytosid 100mg Injection is used in the treatment of small cell lung cancer and testicular cancer.
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Side effects of Fytosid Injection

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Weakness, Abdominal pain, Skin pigmentation, Decreased white blood cell count, Hair loss, Reduced blood platelets, Liver toxicity, Loss of appetite, Anemia, Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils), Feeling of discomfort, Constipation.

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How to use Fytosid Injection

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

How Fytosid Injection works

Fytosid 100mg injection is an anti-cancer medication. It works by damaging the genetic material (DNA) of the cancer cells and stops their growth and multiplication.

In Depth Information on Fytosid Injection

Expert advice for Fytosid Injection

  • Avoid contact with people with cold or other infections as etoposide treatment may lower your immunity.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you notice any unusual bleeding, bruising, blood in stools, or dark, tarry stools.
  • You will be regularly evaluated with lab tests, including complete blood cell counts to monitor your progress or to check for side effects.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery during etoposide treatment as it may cause dizziness.
  • Do not consume this drug if you are allergic to etoposide or any of its ingredients.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Fytosid 100mg Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Fytosid 100mg 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
Fytosid 100mg Injection is usafe to use during lactation. D
ata 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
SAFE
Fytosid 100mg Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Fytosid 100mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Fytosid 100mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Fytosid 100mg Injection is not recommended in patients with end-stage kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Fytosid 100mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Fytosid 100mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Fytosid 100mg Injection is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Beetal Tablet, Emgard 30mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Fytosid 100mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Etoposide

Yes, Fytosid is a FDA approved vesicant/irritant
No, Fytosid is not dialyzable
Yes, Fytosid may cause leukaemia. Please follow your doctor's advice regarding its use.

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