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Kemocarb 450mg Injection

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Composition for Kemocarb 450mg Injection

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Primary uses of Kemocarb 450mg Injection

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Lactation
MRP
2466
45 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Kemocarb Injection

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Uses of Kemocarb Injection

Kemocarb 450mg Injection is used in the treatment of ovarian cancer and small cell lung cancer.
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Kemocarb Injection side effects

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Nausea, Vomiting, Anemia (low number of red blood cells), Fatigue, Low blood platelets, Increased liver enzymes, Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils), Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth), Peripheral sensory neuropathy, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Kemocarb Injection

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

How Kemocarb Injection works

Kemocarb 450mg 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 Kemocarb Injection

Expert advice for Kemocarb Injection

  • Inform your doctor if you have a history of kidney (renal) disorder. 
  • Kidney and liver function will be monitored during carboplatin treatment.
  • Neurological and hearing assessments may be required on regular basis during treatment with high doses of carboplatin.
  • It is generally recommended that aluminium containing equipment not be used for delivering carboplatin.
  • Concurrent treatment with following medications is not recommended: amino glycoside, vancomycin, capreomycin and diuretics.
  • Allergic reactions (like hives; skin rash; itching; reddening of the skin; difficulty breathing or swallowing; dizziness; faintness; or fast heartbeat) may occur during therapy which will be duly managed by your doctor.
  • There might be low numbers of platelets or white blood cells during therapy and hence, frequent monitoring of blood cell counts and transfusions of the same may be required.
  • Call your doctor immediately if you experience any of the following during the therapy: fever, sore throat, chills, ongoing cough and congestion, or other signs of infection; unusual bleeding or bruising; black and tarry stools; red blood in stools; bloody vomit; vomited material that looks like coffee grounds.
  • Women who are planning to become pregnant should use two methods of contraception while on this therapy and 6 months after it.
  • Men who are going to use this therapy should not father a child while on this therapy and 6 months after stopping. They should also seek guidance and counselling on sperm conservation before taking this therapy.
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Kemocarb Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Kemocarb Injection
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Kemocarb 450mg 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
Kemocarb 450mg 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
Kemocarb 450mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Kemocarb 450mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Kemocarb 450mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Kemocarb 450mg Injection is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease. Regular monitoring of kidney function tests may be advised while you are taking this medicine.
Liver
Kemocarb 450mg Injection is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Kemocarb 450mg Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Kemocarb Injection?uses

If you miss a dose of Kemocarb 450mg Injection, please consult your doctor.

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Frequently asked questions about Kemocarb Injection

Frequently asked questions about Carboplatin

No, Kemocarb is not a cell cycle specific anticancer medication
Yes Kemocarb is an FDA approved drug
Q. Is it a platinum based drug?
Yes carboplatin is a platinum based drug and is effectively used in combination with other drug
Yes Kemocarb is known to cause side effects like neuropathy, hearing loss, hair loss, weight gain, and constipation. Please inform your doctor about any side-effect that you may observe on taking this drug. Infertility while on therapy may be caused as a side effect of this drug but it may be reverse after stopping the therapy. Yes Kemocarb may cause leukemia if it is used for a long duration.
Yes, Kemocarb is a generic platinum-based compound
No Kemocarb is not cardio-toxic/ anthracycline/vesicant
It is used to treat advanced stage breast cancer
No Kemocarb is not available in pill form
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