Medicine : Oncocristinaq (1mg/ml)

Name:Oncocristinaq (1mg/ml)
Manufacturer:Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Generic Use:Vincristine
Substitutes:oncocristinaq (1mg/ml)

Generic ( Vincristine )

Typical use Of Vincristine :Acute Leukemia, Breast Cancer, Hodgkin's Disease, Leukaemia, Lymphomas, Neuroblastoma, Non-hodgkin's Lymphoma,rhabdomyosarcoma, Solid Tumor, Wilms Tumor.
Mechanism of action of Vincristine :Vincristine Inhibits Mitosis At Metaphase Through Its Interaction With Tubulin. Vincristine May Also Interfere With: 1) Amino Acid, Cyclic AMP, And Glutathione Metabolism, 2) Calmodulin-dependent Ca2+-transport ATPase Activity, 3) Cellular Respiration, And 4) Nucleic Acid And Lipid Biosynthesis.
Drug Interaction of Vincristine :Vincristine Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Allopurinol, Itraconazole, Mitomycin C, Nifedipine, Stavudine, Technetium Tc-99m Gluceptate, Tice-BCG, Zalcitabine. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Vincristine :GI Symptoms, Neurotoxicity, Myelosuppression, Dizziness, Headache, Vomiting, Alopecia, Diarrhea, Fever, Constipation, Weight Loss.


How Vincristine 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 Vincristine 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 Vincristine

No Studies Found