food interaction for LEUCOPAR
alcohol interaction for LEUCOPAR
pregnancy interaction for LEUCOPAR
lactation interaction for LEUCOPAR
No relation with food but take it at a consistent time daily with respect to food.
No data available for interaction with alcohol
Weigh benefit versus risk during pregnancy. Consult your doctor.
Safe during breast feeding. Consult your doctor.
SALT INFORMATION for LEUCOPARCalcium Folinate(15 mg)
As an antidote to methotrexate, Folate deficiency anaemia, Megaloblastic anaemia, Nausea and vomiting, Suspected methotrexate overdosage, To counteract the folate-antagonist action of methotrexate.
How it works
Leucopar 15mg injection enters the cells as 5-methyl tetrahydrofolate and supplies the cofactor blocked by methotrexate. It stabilises the binding of 5-dUMP and thrymidylate synthetase, enhances flourouracil activity and neutralises the effects of folic acid antagonists such as methotrexate but increases those of 5-fluorouracil.
Common side effects
Anaphylactic reaction, Fever, Hypersensitivity reaction, Urticaria
SUBSTITUTES for LEUCOPAR
- LEUCOVORIN 15MG INJECTION(5 injections in vial)Biochem Pharmaceutical IndustriesRs. 59.40/injectionRs. 297pay 24% more per injection
- RECOVORIN 15MG INJECTION(2 ML injection in vial)Zydus CadilaRs. 47.81/ML of injectionRs. 95.63save 1% more per ML of injection
- LEUCOVORIN 15MG INJECTION(2 ML injection in vial)Dabur India LtdRs. 49/ML of injectionRs. 98pay 2% more per ML of injection