Zumustin 100mg Injection

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Zuventus Healthcare Ltd

Composition for Zumustin 100mg Injection

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Primarily used for

Blood cancer, Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, Multiple myeloma
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5952.38
1 Injection in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Zumustin Injection

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Uses of Zumustin Injection

Zumustin 100mg Injection is used in the treatment of blood cancer, Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and multiple myeloma.
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Side effects of Zumustin Injection

Common

Fatigue, Nausea, Vomiting, Mucosal inflammation, Infection, Fever, Reduced blood platelets, Decreased white blood cell count.

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How to use Zumustin Injection

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

How Zumustin Injection works

Zumustin 100mg injection is an anti-cancer medication. It works by damaging the genetic material (DNA) of the cancer cells and stops their growth and multiplication.

In Depth Information on Zumustin Injection

Expert advice for Zumustin Injection

  • Monitoring of the blood cell count and potassium level is required before the start and regularly during the therapy.
  • Consult your doctor if you have any signs of infection, fever, lung symptoms, skin reactions, pain in abdomen, blood in urine, reduced volume of urine.
  • Inform your doctor if you have heart disease (heart attack, chest pain, severely disturbed heart rhythms).
  • Men should adopt appropriate contraceptive measure during and up to 6 months after treatment and may require sperm conservation prior to treatment because of possibility of irreversible infertility.
  • Bendamustine may cause sleepiness and dizziness or lack of coordination; it is advisable to avoid driving or operating heavy machinery under such circumstances. 
  • Bendamustine is not recommended for children and adolescents.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Zumustin 100mg Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Zumustin 100mg 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
UNSAFE
Zumustin 100mg Injection is usafe to use during lactation.
Data suggests that the drug may cause toxicity to the baby, or the mother is suffering from a condition in which breast feeding is not advisable.
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Driving
It is not known whether Zumustin 100mg Injection alters the
ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
Zumustin 100mg Injection is probably safe to use in patients
with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Zumustin 100mg Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Zumustin 100mg Injection should be used with caution in pati
ents with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zumustin 100mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Bendamustine, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Zumustin 100mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Bendamustine

Yes, Zumustin is a chemotherapy drug
Zumustin is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Zumustin works by destroying the DNA, thus killing the existing cancer cells and also preventing the growth and spread of new cancer cells
Zumustin belongs to a group of chemotherapeutic drugs called nitrogen mustard, and is not a mustard gas.
Zumustin has vesicant properties and can seriously damage skin and underlying fat if leaks during administratio
Yes, Zumustin is approved by FDA
Yes, hair loss and constipation are the common side effects of Zumustin
Yes, Zumustin crosses the blood brain barrier, and may be used to treat cancers spread to the brain
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