Vinlon 1mg Injection

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Celon Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Vinlon 1mg Injection

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Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
50.79
₹50.79/Injection
1 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Vinlon Injection

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Uses of Vinlon Injection

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Side effects of Vinlon Injection

Common

Hair loss, Peripheral neuropathy (tingling and numbness of feet and hand), Constipation.

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How to use Vinlon Injection

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

How Vinlon Injection works

Vinlon 1mg 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 Vinlon Injection

Expert advice for Vinlon Injection

  • Avoid being near people suffering from infections (such as, cold, flu, contagious illnesses), as you may be more susceptible to infections, while on vincristine therapy, because of possibility of leukopenia.
  • Avoid even accidental contamination of eyes with vincristine as it may cause severe irritation.
  • Vincristine may cause acute kidney disease (nephropathy) related to uric acid level.
  • Care should be taken in elderly patients because they are more susceptible to neurotoxic effects of vincristine.
  • In males, vincristine may cause aspermia (lack of semen causing infertility); in females vincristine may cause amenorrhea (absence of menstruation), which may recover after some duration.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Vinlon 1mg Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Vinlon 1mg 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
Vinlon 1mg Injection is probably safe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Vinlon 1mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.

Advise patients not to drive or operate machinery if they experience any of these undesirable symptoms.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Vinlon
1mg Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Vinlon 1mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Vincristine

Vinlon when used in combination with other drugs has shown to be cardiotoxic/ototoxic with unknown cause
Vinlon is vinca alkaloid and not an alkylating agent/ an anthracycline
Vinlon is a vesicant (irritant) and can cause damage to the blood vessels if it is not administered properly
Vinlon does not bind to DNA
Vinlon neuropathy is not reversible
Vinlon is a FDA approved medication
Vinlon is a cytotoxic drug
Vinlon works by interfering with the growth of cancer cells (mitotic inhibition) and slows their spread in the body by causing an arrest of cell division in metaphase
Vinlon is a plant alkaloid comes from the source called Vinca rosea Linn.
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