Mitozan 2mg Injection

Vhb Life Sciences Inc

Composition for Mitozan 2mg Injection

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Primarily used for

Blood cancer, Non-hodgkin's lymphoma, Breast cancer
10 ml in 1 vial

Medicine Overview of Mitozan Injection


Uses of Mitozan Injection

Mitozan 2mg Injection is used in the treatment of blood cancer, Non-hodgkin's lymphoma and breast cancer.

Side effects of Mitozan Injection


Nausea, Vomiting, Infection, Hair loss, Decreased white blood cell count, Absence of menstrual periods, Anemia.


How to use Mitozan Injection

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

How Mitozan Injection works

Mitozan 2mg 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 Mitozan Injection

Expert advice for Mitozan Injection

  • Mitoxantrone may turn your urine to a blue-green color and the whites of your eyes to a bluish color; this is not of a cause of concern.
  • Avoid contact with people who have colds or infections as mitoxantrone may lower the ability of your body to fight infections. 
  • Do not receive a live vaccine (eg, measles, mumps) while you are using mitoxantrone.
  • Avoid activities that may cause bruising or injury as mitoxantrone may reduce the number of clot-forming cells (platelets) in your blood making you more susceptible to bleeding. Seek immediate medical attention if you have unusual bruising or bleeding or if you have dark, tarry, or bloody stools.
  • Take precautions by staying hydrated especially if vomiting or diarrhea occurs.
  • Ensure that cardiac monitoring is regularly performed and blood counts are taken at frequent intervals prior, during, and post therapy. 
  • Tell your doctor of any relevant medical history, especially of blood/bleeding disorders (e.g., anemia, low blood cell counts), heart disease (e.g., congestive heart failure, irregular heartbeat), liver disease, radiation treatment, recent/current infection.
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Special precautions for Mitozan 2mg Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Mitozan 2mg 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.
Mitozan 2mg Injection is usafe to use during lactation. Dat
a suggests that the drug may cause toxicity to the baby, or the mother is suffering from a condition in which breast feeding is not advisable.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Mitozan 2mg Injection can have a minor effect on your ability to drive. This is caused by the possible side effects, such as confusion or feeling tired
Mitozan 2mg Injection is probably safe to use in patients wi
th kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Mitozan 2mg Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Mitozan 2mg Injection is probably safe to use in patients wi
th liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Mitozan 2mg Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Mitozan is an antineoplastic or anti-cancer chemotherapy agent
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