Alkacel 50mg Injection Description:
Alkacel 50mg Injection is an anti-cancer medication. It works by damaging the genetic material (DNA) of the cancer cells and stops their growth and multiplication.
Alkacel 50mg Injection is used in the treatment of multiple myeloma.
Nausea, Vomiting, Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth), Anemia (low number of red blood cells), Hair loss, Low blood platelets, Diarrhoea, Decreased white blood cell count.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor.
Is Alkacel a vesicant (irritant)?
Alkacel is not a vesicant but an anti-cancer drug
How is Alkacel given?
Alkacel is given by oral or intravenous route; dosing varies by purpose and route of administration as well as patient weight
Does Alkacel cause hair loss/ neuropathy/ liver damage?
Alkacel causes hair loss as one of the side effects. but cause for liver damage and neuropathy is not known
How does Alkacel work/ how does Alkacel kill cancer cells?
Alkacel belongs to class of drugs called alkylating agents. It works by stopping or slowing the growth of cancer cells in your body.