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Vincristine Injection

Manufactured by: Dr Reddys Laboratories Ltd

Contains / Salt: Vincristine

Prescription Required

193 people have bought this recently

Vincristine Injection

Manufactured by: Dr Reddys Laboratories Ltd

Contains / Salt: Vincristine

Prescription Required

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INJECTION Pack Size: 1 ML

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Vincristine Information

Vincristine Benefits & Uses

Vincristine is used to treat the following -

  1. Blood Cancer Primary
  2. Hodgkin Lymphoma
  3. गैर-हॉजकिन लिंफोमा
  4. Wilms Tumor
  5. Rhabdomyosarcoma
  6. बी-सेल एक्यूट लिम्फोब्लास्टिक ल्यूकेमिया
  7. Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura

Vincristine 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 Vincristine

Vincristine

Vincristine Side Effects

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

  1. Peripheral Neuropathy दुर्लभ
  2. Constipation सामान्य
  3. Nausea or vomiting
  4. Fever दुर्लभ
  5. Paresthesia
  6. Diarrhoea
  7. Weight Loss
  8. Injection Site Allergic Reaction
  9. Agitation
  10. Insomnia दुर्लभ
  11. Bronchospasm
  12. Blurred vision
  13. Difficulty walking
  14. Joint pain
  15. Abdominal cramp
  16. Weakness

Vincristine Related Warnings

Is the use of Vincristine safe for pregnant women?

Vincristine can cause severe side effects if taken during pregnancy, so, pregnant women should talk to their doctor before taking it.

Severe

Is the use of Vincristine safe during breastfeeding?

Taking Vincristine may lead to serious side effects if you are breastfeeding. Vincristine should not be taken by breastfeeding women unless prescribed by the doctor.

Severe

What is the effect of Vincristine on the Kidneys?

Vincristine rarely harms the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Vincristine on the Liver?

There may be an adverse effect on the liver after taking Vincristine. If you observe any side effects on your body then stop taking this drug. Take this medicine again only if your doctor advises you to do so.

Moderate

What is the effect of Vincristine on the Heart?

Using Vincristine does not have any harmful effects on the heart.

Safe

Severe Interaction of Vincristine with Other Drugs

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

Vincristine Contraindications

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

  1. Liver Disease
  2. Herpes
  3. Hyperkalemia
  4. Calcium Deficiency

Frequently asked Questions about Vincristine

Is this Vincristine habit forming or addictive?

Vincristine is not addictive in nature.

No

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

No, you should do not do anything that requires concentration and attention as the Vincristine can make you feel drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Vincristine should be used only after doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

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

No

Vincristine Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Vincristine

You can take Vincristine with food.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Vincristine

It is difficult to say anything about the effect of Vincristine and alcohol. No research has been done on this yet.

Unknown
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Vincristine Price and Pack Size

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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Vincristine Sulfate
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 865
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 1269-1271
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