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Ifoxan + Mesna Injection

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Composition for Ifoxan + Mesna Injection

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Primary uses of Ifoxan + Mesna Injection

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Lactation
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Medicine Overview of Ifoxan + Mesna Injection

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Uses of Ifoxan + Mesna Injection

Ifoxan + Mesna Injection is used in the treatment of cancer.
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Ifoxan + Mesna Injection side effects

Common

Hair loss, Nausea, Vomiting, Anemia (low number of red blood cells), Blood in urine, Decreased white blood cell count, Increased risk of infection, Neurotoxicity.

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How to use Ifoxan + Mesna Injection

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

How Ifoxan + Mesna Injection works

Ifoxan + Mesna Injection is a combination of two medicines: Mesna and Ifosfamide. Mesna is an anti-cancer medication. It works by damaging the genetic material (DNA) of the cancer cells and stops their growth and multiplication. Ifosfamide is a cytoprotective medicine which is added to reduce the risk of bleeding and swelling in the bladder caused by Mesna.

In Depth Information on Ifoxan + Mesna Injection

Ifoxan + Mesna Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Ifoxan + Mesna Injection
Alcohol
CAUTION
Ifoxan + Mesna Injection may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ifoxan + Mesna 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.
Lactation
UNSAFE
Ifoxan + Mesna Injection is unsafe 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 breastfeeding is not advisable.
Driving
Ifoxan + Mesna Injection may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Ifoxan + Mesna Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ifoxan + Mesna Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Ifoxan + Mesna Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ifoxan + Mesna Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

No Patient Concerns found for this medicine

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