Medicine : Epicure (10mg)

Name:Epicure (10mg)
Manufacturer:Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Generic Use:Epirubicin
Composition:Epirubicin(10 Mg)

Generic ( Epirubicin )

Typical use Of Epirubicin :Bladder Carcinoma, Breast Cancer, Gastric Cancer, Lung Cancer, Lymphoma, Ovarian Cancer.
Mechanism of action of Epirubicin :Epirubicin Has Antimitotic And Cytotoxic Activity. It Inhibits Nucleic Acid (DNA And RNA) And Protein Synthesis Through A Number Of Proposed Mechanisms Of Action: Epirubicin Forms Complexes With DNA By Intercalation Between Base Pairs, And It Inhibits Topoisomerase II Activity By Stabilizing The DNA-topoisomerase II Complex, Preventing The Religation Portion Of The Ligation-religation Reaction That Topoisomerase II Catalyzes. It Also Interferes With DNA Replication And Transcription By Inhibiting DNA Helicase Activity.
Drug Interaction of Epirubicin :Epirubicn Interacts With Cimetidine, Heparin,antineoplastic Drugs, Cardiotoxic Drugs, Radiation, Hepatoactive Drugs.
Side effects of Epirubicin :Fatigue, Nausea, Vomiting, Alopecia, Diarrhea, Mucositis, Urticaria, Hair Loss, Hot Flushes, Lassitude, Local Venous Flare.


How Epirubicin will impact on Pregnancy ?

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How Epirubicin will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

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Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Epirubicin

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