Information about Molgramostim

Molgramostim uses

Molgramostim is used to prevent infection prevention for chemotherapy.

How molgramostim works

Molgramostim is a growth factor that stimulates the bone marrow to produce white blood cells. These cells protect the body against infections.

Common side effects of molgramostim

Bone pain, Decreased blood pressure, Nausea, Vomiting, Breathlessness, Rash, Flu-like symptoms, Fever, Diarrhoea, Feeling of discomfort, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk)

Available Medicine for Molgramostim

  • ₹6500
    Swiss Pharma Pvt Ltd
    1 variant(s)
  • ₹1786
    Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
    1 variant(s)

Expert advice for Molgramostim

• Tell your doctor if you are having asthma or other lung diseases, heart disease, myeloid (bone marrow) cancer, kidney disease, liver disease or are undergoing radiation or chemotherapy.
• You will be regularly monitored for complete blood count during therapy.
• Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
• Patients with pre-existing breathing disorders, fluid retention, heart failure, blood cancers,  lung malignancies should not take molgramostim. 

Content on this page was last updated on 16 February, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)