Recovorin 50 mg Injection


Overview

Uses of Recovorin Injection
Recovorin 50 mg Injection is used to prevent harmful effects of methotrexate. It is also used to treat overdose of methotrexate.
Recovorin Injection side effects
Common
  • Injection site reactions (pain, swelling, redness)
How to use Recovorin Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Recovorin Injection works
Recovorin 50 mg Injection is a form of vitamin B. It works by protecting healthy cells from the toxic effects of methotrexate (anticancer medicine) while allowing it to enter and kill the cancer cells.
Recovorin Injection related warnings
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Recovorin 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 Recovorin 50 mg Injection during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
SAFE
Recovorin 50 mg Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Recovorin 50 mg Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Recovorin 50 mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
What if you miss a dose of Recovorin Injection?
If you miss a dose of Recovorin 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.

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Recovorin 50 mg Injection to reduce the side effects of the medicine methotrexate.
  • Take it 24 hours after taking methotrexate. If taken at the same time, it may counteract the effect of methotrexate.
  • Inform your doctor if you are also taking certain medications such as phenytoin for your seizures as Recovorin 50 mg Injection may counteract the antiepileptic effects.

Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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Zydus Tower, Satellite Cross Roads,Ahmedabad – 380015 Gujarat, India.
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