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Vinblastine Information

Vinblastine Benefits & Uses

Vinblastine is used to treat the following -

  1. Breast Cancer Primary
  2. Hodgkin Lymphoma
  3. Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
  4. Testicular Cancer

Vinblastine 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 Vinblastine


Vinblastine Side Effects

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

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Decreased appetite
  3. Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils)
  4. Diarrhoea
  5. Photosensitivity
  6. Infection
  7. Skin irritation
  8. Injection Site Allergic Reaction
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Vinblastine Related Warnings

Is the use of Vinblastine safe for pregnant women?

Those womens are pregnant, before taking Vinblastine should be consult to doctor. If you don't do same, Then it will cause some serious side effects on your body.


Is the use of Vinblastine safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding, may suffer serious consequences after taking Vinblastine. So don't take this drug without consulting your doctor first, otherwise it may be dangerous for you.


What is the effect of Vinblastine on the Kidneys?

There are no any side effects of Vinblastine for kidney.


What is the effect of Vinblastine on the Liver?

You may experience side effects on your liver after taking Vinblastine. If this happens, then discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.


What is the effect of Vinblastine on the Heart?

Using Vinblastine does not have any harmful effects on heart.


Severe Interaction of Vinblastine with Other Drugs

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

Vinblastine Contraindications

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

  1. Anemia
  2. Bleeding
  3. Herpes
  4. Liver Disease
  5. Hyperkalemia
  6. Calcium Deficiency

Frequently asked Questions about Vinblastine

Is this Vinblastine habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Vinblastine has not been reported.

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

After taking Vinblastine, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine. It can be dangerous, as Vinblastine can make you drowsy.

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Is it safe?

Yes, but you should take Vinblastine only as per your doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Vinblastine for mental disorders.

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Vinblastine Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Vinblastine

You can take Vinblastine with food.


Interaction between Alcohol and Vinblastine

Information about the interaction of Vinblastine and alcohol is not available because this topic has not been researched yet.

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