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Hexalen

Hexalen Information

Hexalen Benefits & Uses

Hexalen is used to treat the following -

  1. Ovarian Cancer Primary

Hexalen 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.

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Ingredients of Hexalen

Altretamine

Hexalen Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Hexalen is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Seizures (uncontrollable jerking of limbs)
  3. Anemia Moderate
  4. Peripheral Neuropathy Moderate
  5. Increased Liver Enzymes
  6. Loss of appetite
  7. Fatigue Mild
  8. Itching or burning
  9. Hair Loss Mild

Hexalen Related Warnings

Is the use of Hexalen safe for pregnant women?

Hexalen shows severe side effect on pregnant women. For this reason, pregnant women should only take it after taking medical advice.

Severe

Is the use of Hexalen safe during breastfeeding?

In the absence of any scientific study about the side effects of Hexalen in breastfeeding women, information on safety of Hexalen is unavailable.

Unknown

What is the effect of Hexalen on the Kidneys?

Hexalen may have severe effects on your kidney, so do not take it without consulting your doctor.

Severe

What is the effect of Hexalen on the Liver?

There may be severe side effects of Hexalen on your liver. Do not take it unless a doctor says so.

Severe

What is the effect of Hexalen on the Heart?

There may be severe side effects of Hexalen on your heart. Do not take it unless a doctor says so.

Severe

Severe Interaction of Hexalen with Other Drugs

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

Cimetidine

Doxepin

Hexalen Contraindications

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

  1. Liver Disease
  2. Neutropenia

Frequently asked Questions about Hexalen

Is this Hexalen habit forming or addictive?

Hexalen does not cause addiction.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

After taking Hexalen you may feel sleepy. So it is not advised to perform these activities.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but consume Hexalen only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of Hexalen in mental disorders is not effective.

No

Hexalen Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Hexalen

Some foods when eaten with Hexalen can alter the onset of actions. Discuss this with your doctor.

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and Hexalen

Taking [medicine] and alcohol at the same time may lead to mild side effects. Contact your doctor right away if you observe any side effects.

Mild
This medicine data has been created by -
Dr. Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
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Dr. Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
2 Years of Experience
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