Medicine Overview of Oplatin Infusion
Uses of Oplatin Infusion
OPLATIN 100MG INFUSION is used in the treatment of cancer of colon and rectum.
Side effects of Oplatin Infusion
Nausea, Fatigue, Anemia, Vomiting, Diarrhoea, Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils), Reduced blood platelets, Increased liver enzymes, Peripheral sensory neuropathy, Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth).
How to use Oplatin Infusion
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self-administer.
How Oplatin Infusion works
Oplatin 100mg infusion 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 Oplatin Infusion
Expert advice for Oplatin Infusion
- Do not start oxaliplatin if your blood counts are too low or have weakness, numbness, disturbances of feeling or taste after taking oxaliplatin treatment, if you are taking 5-fluorouracil.
- Take precautions as oxaliplatin may reduce the ability of your body fight infections.
- Avoid situations that may put you at risk of bleeding as oxaliplatin can reduce clot forming cells in your body.
- Take necessary precaution as oxaliplatin can make you more sensitive to cold, which can cause numbness, tingling, and muscle spasms.
- Do not drive or operate machinery as oxaliplatin can cause nausea, vomiting, dizziness, and other neurologic symptoms.
Special precautions for OPLATIN 100MG INFUSION
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
OPLATIN 100MG INFUSION is unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
OPLATIN 100MG INFUSION is usafe to use during lactation. Da+more
ta 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.+more
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Oxaliplatin_name$ treatment may result in an increased risk of dizziness, nausea, and vomiting, and other neurological symptoms that affect walking and this may affect your ability to drive.
OPLATIN 100MG INFUSION should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of OPLATIN 100MG INFUSION may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Limited information is available on the use of OPLATIN 100MG INFUSION in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate kidney disease....
Limited information is available on the use of OPLATIN 100MG INFUSION in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate kidney disease.
OPLATIN 100MG INFUSION should be used with caution in patien+more
ts with liver disease. Dose adjustment of OPLATIN 100MG INFUSION may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
If you miss a dose of Oxaliplatin, please consult your doctor.
Frequently asked questions for Oplatin 100mg Infusion
Frequently asked questions for Oxaliplatin
Q. Is Oplatin highly emetogenic, ototoxic (hearing loss), cause hair loss, infertility, diarrhea, neuropathy, cold sensitivity?
Oplatin is highly emetogenic, can cause hair loss, temporary infertility, diarrhea, neuropathy, cold sensitivity. Oplatin is not ototoxic
Oplatin is a vesicant, chemotherapeutic drug. Oplatin is not an alkylating agent it is a platinum containing antineoplastic agent
Oplatin is administered as intravenous infusion or bolus injection.
User Submitted Feedback For OPLATIN 100MG INFUSION
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Cancer of colon and rectum
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