How it works
Common side effects
Frequently asked questions
Q.Is azacitidine a vesicant?
Azacitidine is not a vesicant and is not known to cause severe local tissue damage upon extravasation (leaking of injected Azacitidine into the surrounding tissues from the site of administration) when injected
Q.Does azacitidine cause hair loss?
No, azacitidine is not known to cause hair los
Q.Is azacitidine chemotherapy?
Yes. Azacitidine is chemotherapy and a cytotoxic drug used in the treatment of various cancers. It is toxic to cancer cells and interferes with the cell's DNA synthesis, thus slowing down or stopping its growth and multiplication (cytotoxic effect)
Q.Is Azacitidine a cytotoxic drug?
Yes. Azacitidine is a cytotoxic drug.