Medicine : Arabose (1gm)

Name:Arabose (1gm)
Manufacturer:Aureate Pharma
Generic Use:Cytosine Arabinoside
Composition:Cytosine Arabinoside(1000 Mg)
Substitutes:arabose (1gm)

Generic ( Cytosine Arabinoside )

Typical use Of Cytosine Arabinoside :For The Treatment Of Acute Non-lymphocytic Leukemia, Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia And Blast Phase Of Chronic Myelocytic Leukemia.
Mechanism of action of Cytosine Arabinoside :Cytarabine Acts Through Direct DNA Damage And Incorporation Into DNA. It Exhibits Cell Phase Specificity, Primarily Killing Cells Undergoing DNA Synthesis (S-phase) And Under Certain Conditions Blocking The Progression Of Cells From The G1 Phase To The S-phase.
Drug Interaction of Cytosine Arabinoside :Cytosine Arabinoside Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Digoxin, Trastuzumab. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Cytosine Arabinoside :GI Disturbances, Hepatic And Renal Dysfunction, Neurotoxicity, Rashes, Oral And Anal Ulceration, GI Haemorrhage, Oesophagitis, Conjunctivitis, Flu-like Syndrome.


How Cytosine Arabinoside will impact on Pregnancy ?

Experiences Of Drug Use And Evidence From Studies In Pregnant Women Have Shown Risk To Fetus. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Cytosine Arabinoside will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Contraindicated: The Drug Should Not Be Used By Breastfeeding Women, As Evidences From Studies Have Shown That There Is A High Risk Of Causing Significant Damage To Infants.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Cytosine Arabinoside

No Studies Found