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Leucovorin 50 mg Injection

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Composition for Leucovorin 50 mg Injection

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Primary uses of Leucovorin 50 mg Injection

Harmful effects of methotrexate
MRP
250
5 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Leucovorin Injection

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Uses of Leucovorin Injection

Leucovorin 50 mg Injection is used to prevent harmful effects of methotrexate. It is also used to treat overdose of methotrexate.
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Leucovorin Injection side effects

Common

Side Effects of Leucovorin are Injection site reactions (pain, swelling, redness).

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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 50 mg Injection is a detoxifying medicine in anticancer therapy. It works by protecting healthy cells from the toxic effects of methotrexate (anticancer medicine) while allowing it to enter and kill the cancer cells. It is also added to some other anticancer medicines such as fluorouracil to help them work better.

In Depth Information on Leucovorin Injection

Leucovorin Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Leucovorin Injection
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Leucovorin 50 mg 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.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Leucovorin 50 mg Injection during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
SAFE
Leucovorin 50 mg Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Leucovorin 50 mg Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Leucovorin 50 mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Leucovorin Injection?uses

If you miss a dose of Leucovorin 50 mg Injection, 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.

Patient Concerns

No Patient Concerns found for this medicine

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