Medicine : Cytoblastine (10mg)

Name:Cytoblastine (10mg)
Type:Injection
Manufacturer:Cipla Ltd
Generic Use:Vinblastine
Composition:Vinblastine(10 Mg)
Substitutes:vblastin (10mg) , cytoblastin (10mg) , vinblastin (10mg) , chemoblast (10mg) , uniblastin (10mg) , cytoblastine (10mg)


Generic ( Vinblastine )



Typical use Of Vinblastine :Acute Leukemia, Histiocytosis, Hodgkin's Disease, Kaposis Sarcoma, Lymphomas, Non-hodgkin's Lymphoma, NSAID-associated Ulceration, Solid Tumor, Testicular Cancer.
Mechanism of action of Vinblastine :The Antitumor Activity Of Vinblastine Is Thought To Be Due Primarily To Inhibition Of Mitosis At Metaphase Through Its Interaction With Tubulin. Vinblastine Binds To The Microtubular Proteins Of The Mitotic Spindle, Leading To Crystallization Of The Microtubule And Mitotic Arrest Or Cell Death.
Drug Interaction of Vinblastine :Vinblastine Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Fosphenytoin, Interferon Alpha, Mitomycin C, Tice-BC. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Vinblastine :GI Symptoms, Myelosuppression, Neurotoxicity, Vomiting, Diarrhea, Abdominal Cramps, Constipation, Paralytic Ileus.

INTERACTIONS OF VINBLASTINE


How Vinblastine 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 Vinblastine 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 Vinblastine

No Studies Found