Medicine : Lipodox (5ml)

Name:Lipodox (5ml)
Manufacturer:Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Generic Use:Doxorubicin
Composition:Doxorubicin(2 Mg)
Substitutes:advadox (2mg) , lipodox (50dose) , lipodox (20dose) , lipodox (5ml) , piglit (2mg) , rubilong (2mg)

Generic ( Doxorubicin )

Typical use Of Doxorubicin :A Variety Of Solid Tumors, Acute Leukemia, Breast Cancer, Hodgkin's Disease, Leukaemia, Lung Cancer, Lymphoma, Lymphomas, Oestrogenic Sarcoma, Soft Tissue Sarcoma.
Mechanism of action of Doxorubicin :Doxorubicin Is A Cytotoxic Anthracycline Antibiotic. The Cytotoxic Action Results From Its Binding To DNA And Inhibition Of Nucleic Acid Synthesis. Doxorubicin Has Been Shown To Produce Regression In A Variety Of Disseminated Malignancies.
Drug Interaction of Doxorubicin :Information Not Available.
Side effects of Doxorubicin :Nausea, Vomiting, Alopecia, Urticaria, Oral Ulceration, Esophagitis, Local Hypothermia.


How Doxorubicin 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 Doxorubicin will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Possibly Unsafe: Evidence From Studies In Breastfeeding Women Show That There Is A Definite Risk Of Side Effects To The Breastfed Infants. However, Use Of The Drug In Breastfeeding Women Is Acceptable In Spite Of The Risk To The Infants, If The Drug Is Needed In A Life-threatening Situation Or For A Serious Disease For Which Safer Drugs Cannot Be Used Or Are Ineffective. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Doxorubicin

No Studies Found