UNIBLASTIN 10MG INJECTION

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Composition for UNIBLASTIN 10MG INJECTION

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Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
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Lactation
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₹23.9/injection
10 ML in 1 vial
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Substitutes for UNIBLASTIN INJECTION

₹27.69/ML of injection
16% costlier

Medicine Overview of UNIBLASTIN INJECTION

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Uses of UNIBLASTIN INJECTION

Uniblastin 10mg injection is used in the treatment of breast cancer, kidney cancer, hodgkin’s disease and non-hodgkin's lymphoma.
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Side effects of UNIBLASTIN INJECTION

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Decreased appetite, Decreased white blood cell count, Diarrhoea.

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How to use UNIBLASTIN INJECTION

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

How UNIBLASTIN INJECTION works

Uniblastin 10mg 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 UNIBLASTIN INJECTION

Expert advice for UNIBLASTIN INJECTION

  • In males vinblastine may cause aspermia (lack of semen causing infertility); in females vinblastine may cause amenorrhea (absence of menstruation), which may recover after some duration.
  • Take precautions while taking vinblastine as it may cause inflammation of mouth and lips (stomatitis) and neurological toxicity.
  • Avoid even accidental contamination of eyes with vinblastine, as it may cause severe irritation.
  • Vinblastine may cause acute kidney disease (nephropathy) related to uric acid level.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
Warnings
Special precautions for UNIBLASTIN 10MG INJECTION
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Uniblastin 10mg 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
CAUTION
Uniblastin 10mg injection is probably unsafe to use during b
reastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Kidney
SAFE
There is no interaction between renal impairment and consumi
ng this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for UNIBLASTIN 10MG INJECTION

Frequently asked questions for Vinblastine

Q. Is vinblastine a vesicant?
Vinblastine is a vesicant (irritant) and can cause damage to the blood vessels if it is not administered properly
Q. Is vinblastine toxic?
Vinblastine is not toxic, however if given by other route or came in contact with eyes, can cause the harmful effects
Q. How is vinblastine administered?
Vinblastine is administered by intravenous route only
Q. Does vinblastine cause hair loss/infertility?
Vinblastine may cause hair loss/infertility
Q. Where does vinblastine come from/ what plant does vinblastine come from?
Vinblastine is a plant alkaloid comes from the source called Vinca rosea Linn
Q. How does vinblastine prevent mitosis?
Vinblastine prevents mitosis by inhibition of microtubule formation.
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