Leucovorin 15mg Injection

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Biochem Pharmaceutical Industries

Composition for Leucovorin 15mg Injection

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Primarily used for

harmful effects of methotrexate
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
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₹59.4/Injection
5 injections in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Leucovorin Injection

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Uses of Leucovorin Injection

Leucovorin 15mg Injection is used to prevent harmful effects of methotrexate
It is also used to treat overdose of methotrexate.
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Side effects of Leucovorin Injection

Common

Nausea, Vomiting.

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How to use Leucovorin Injection

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

How Leucovorin Injection works

Leucovorin 15mg injection works by protecting healthy cells from the effects of methotrexate while allowing it to enter and kill cancer cells.

In Depth Information on Leucovorin Injection

Warnings
Special precautions for Leucovorin 15mg Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Leucovorin 15mg Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
SAFE
Leucovorin 15mg Injection is safe to use during lactation.
Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
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Driving
It is not known whether Leucovorin 15mg Injection alters the
ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Leucovo
rin 15mg Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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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 Calcium Folinate, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

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