Daunotec Injection

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  • Contains / Salt: Daunorubicin (20 mg)

Daunotec Information

Daunotec is a prescription medicine that is available as a Injection. It is typically used for the treatment of Blood Cancer.

The optimal dosage of Daunotec is largely dependent on the individual's body weight, medical history, gender and age. Besides the medical condition it is advised for, the route of administration also plays an important role in determining the correct drug dosage. For detailed information on this, read through the dosage section.

Daunotec also has some side effects, the most common being Nausea or vomiting, Hair Loss, Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth). Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Daunotec as well, which are listed below. Normally, these side effects of Daunotec are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. Please speak with your doctor if these side effects worsen or persist for a longer duration.

It is also important to note that Daunotec has a Severe effect for pregnant women and Severe effect on lactating mothers. Further, the section on Daunotec related warnings talks about Daunotec's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

Other conditions have been mentioned below in the Daunotec contraindications section.

Drug interactions for Daunotec have been reported in the medical literature. Refer to the list below for further details.

You should also be aware that Daunotec is not safe while driving, and is not addiction.



Daunotec Benefits & Uses

Daunotec is used to treat the following -

Other Benefits

Daunotec Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage
Adult
  • Disease: Blood Cancer
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 75 mg
  • Dosage Route: Parenteral
  • Frequency: 1 daily
  • Course Duration: 6 days
  • Special Instructions: Repeat every 3 to 4weeks
Geriatric
  • Disease: Blood Cancer
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 50 mg
  • Dosage Route: Parenteral
  • Frequency: 1 daily
  • Course Duration: 6 days
  • Special Instructions: Repeat every 3 to 4weeks
13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
  • Disease: Blood Cancer
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 50 mg
  • Dosage Route: Parenteral
  • Frequency: 1 Weekly
  • Course Duration: 3 weeks
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
2 - 12 years (Child)
  • Disease: Blood Cancer
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 50 mg
  • Dosage Route: Parenteral
  • Frequency: 1 Weekly
  • Course Duration: 3 weeks
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
Infant (1 month to 2 years)
  • Disease: Blood Cancer
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 1 mg/kg
  • Dosage Route: Parenteral
  • Frequency: 1 Weekly
  • Course Duration: 3 weeks
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor

Daunotec Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Daunotec safe for pregnant women?


    Daunotec has many dangerous side effects in pregnant women. If you are pregnant, do not consume Daunotec without medical advice.

    Severe
  • Is the use of Daunotec safe during breastfeeding?


    Daunotec should not be taken without taking your doctor's advice, as it may have severe side effects on breastfeeding women.

    Severe
  • What is the effect of Daunotec on the Kidneys?


    Daunotec may cause harmful effects on kidney. if you feel its having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

    Moderate
  • What is the effect of Daunotec on the Liver?


    Daunotec can have moderate side effects on the liver. If you notice any harmful effects then stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.

    Moderate
  • What is the effect of Daunotec on the Heart?


    Daunotec can have moderate side effects on the heart. If you notice any harmful effects then stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.

    Moderate


Severe Interaction of Daunotec with Other Drugs

Daunotec should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Severe



Daunotec Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Daunotec unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about Daunotec

  • Is this Daunotec habit forming or addictive?


    Forming a habit of Daunotec has not been reported.

    No
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


    No, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery after taking Daunotec as you may feel sleepy.

    Dangerous
  • Is it safe?


    Yes, but take Daunotec only as per medical advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


    No, Daunotec is not used to treat mental disorders.

    No

Daunotec Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Daunotec


    Taking Daunotec with food is safe.

    Safe
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Daunotec


    Consumption of alcohol and Daunotec together may have severe effects on your health.

    Severe


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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience


References

April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 405-406

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 867

Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA): Department of Health [Internet]. Governmet of Australia; Package leaflet information for the user; Daunorubicin (daunorubicin hydrochloride)



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