Navelbine 50mg Injection

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Composition for Navelbine 50mg Injection

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16090.5
₹3218.1/Injection
5 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Navelbine Injection

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Uses of Navelbine Injection

Navelbine 50mg Injection is used in the treatment of Breast cancer and Non-small cell lung cancer.
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Side effects of Navelbine Injection

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Weakness, Fatigue, Hair loss, Reduced blood platelets, Increased liver enzymes, Fever, Anemia, Bleeding, Constipation.

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How to use Navelbine Injection

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

How Navelbine Injection works

Navelbine 50mg injection blocks replication of genetic material (DNA) in the cancer cells. Thus it stops the growth and multiplication of cancer cells.

In Depth Information on Navelbine Injection

Expert advice for Navelbine Injection

  • Inform your doctor if you have a history of heart problems, vascular problems or low production of blood cells from the bone marrow (myelosupression); liver problems or have had radiotherapy around the liver.
  • Do not take live or attenuated vaccines during therapy and avoid contact with people who receive them.
  • Use two methods of contraception while on this therapy and 3 months after it to avoid pregnancy.
  • Men should not father a child while on this therapy and 3 months post it. They should also seek guidance and counselling on sperm conservation before taking this therapy.
  • Avoid contact with skin, eyes or mucosa as vinorelbine may cause irritation. Thoroughly wash the skin area, in case of skin contact with the medicine.
  • Take vinorelbine preferably with a light meal to reduce nausea. Soft capsule gels of vinorelbine should not be taken with hot fluids, as the medicine may quickly dissolve.
  • Vinorelbine is not recommended in children below 18 years.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Navelbine 50mg Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Navelbine 50mg 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.
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Lactation
Navelbine 50mg Injection is probably safe to use during lact
ation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Navelbine 50mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, ti
red, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Navelbine 50mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kid
ney disease. No dose adjustment of Navelbine 50mg Injection is recommended.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Navelbine 50mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Vinorelbine

Yes, Navelbine is a vesicant
Navelbine is effective for the dose and duration prescribed by the doctor for your condition
Navelbine is administered as an intravenous infusion
Navelbine has hair loss as a side effect. Please inform your doctor about any side effects that you may observe while on therapy.
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Substitutes for Navelbine

No substitutes found for this medicine
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