Medicine Overview of Yondelis Injection
Uses of Yondelis Injection
Yondelis 1mg Injection is used in the treatment of soft tissue sarcoma.
Side effects of Yondelis Injection
Headache, Fatigue, Vomiting, Weakness, Nausea, Increased liver enzymes, Reduced blood platelets, Increased creatine phosphokinase level in blood, Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils), Decreased appetite, Constipation.
How to use Yondelis Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Yondelis Injection works
Trabectedin belongs to class of drugs called alkylating agents. It works by sticking to the DNA in cells and damaging it. This stops the cancer cells growing and multiplying..
In Depth Information on Yondelis Injection
Expert advice for Yondelis Injection
• Seek immediate medical attention if you develop a fever, muscle pain or weakness, as trabectedin may cause side effects affecting your blood, liver or muscles. • Use effective contraception while on trabectedin therapy. • Do not consume alcohol while taking trabectedin as it may worsen the side effects. • Should not be given to patients allergic to trabectedin or any of its ingredients. • Should not be given to children below 18 years. • Should not be given to pregnant and breastfeeding women.
Special precautions for Yondelis 1mg Injection
Taking Trabectedin with alcohol may cause liver problems.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
No information is available on the use of Yondelis 1mg Injec+more
tion during lactation. Please consult your doctor....
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.+more
Yondelis 1mg Injection may make you feel tired and experience a loss of strength which may affect your ability to drive....
Yondelis 1mg Injection may make you feel tired and experience a loss of strength which may affect your ability to drive.
Yondelis 1mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Yondelis 1mg Injection is recommended.+more
Caution should be used in patients with severe renal impairment....
Caution should be used in patients with severe renal impairment.
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Frequently asked questions for Yondelis 1mg Injection
Frequently asked questions for Trabectedin
Yes, Yondelis is FDA approved.
Substitutes for Yondelis Injection
Trabec 1mg Injection
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