OXA 100MG INFUSION

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Composition FOR OXA 100mg infusion

Oxaliplatin(100mg)

food interaction for OXA infusion

alcohol interaction for OXA infusion

pregnancy interaction for OXA infusion

lactation interaction for OXA infusion

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It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Oxa 100mg infusion at a fixed time.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Oxa 100mg infusion 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Oxa 100mg infusion is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
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SALT INFORMATION FOR OXA 100mg infusion

Oxaliplatin(100mg)

Oxa infusion uses

Oxa 100mg infusion is used in the treatment of cancer of colon and rectum.

How oxa infusion works

Oxa 100mg infusion works by damaging the genetic material (DNA) of the cancer cells and stops their growth and multiplication.

Common side effects of oxa 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).

SUBSTITUTES FOR OXA infusion

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  • XPLATIN 100MG INFUSION
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    Vhb Life Sciences Inc
    Rs. 93.14/ML of infusion
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Expert advice FOR OXA 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.

Frequently asked questions FOR OXA 100mg infusion

Oxaliplatin

Q. Is oxaliplatin highly emetogenic, ototoxic (hearing loss), cause hair loss, infertility, diarrhea, neuropathy, cold sensitivity?
Oxaliplatin is highly emetogenic, can cause hair loss, temporary infertility, diarrhea, neuropathy, cold sensitivity. Oxaliplatin is not ototoxic
Q. Is oxaliplatin a vesicant, chemo drug, alkylating agent?
Oxaliplatin is a vesicant, chemotherapeutic drug. Oxaliplatin is not an alkylating agent it is a platinum containing antineoplastic agent
Q. How is oxaliplatin administered?
Oxaliplatin is administered as intravenous infusion or bolus injection.

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Content on this page was last updated on 08 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)