Celgem 1000mg Injection Description:
Celgem 1000mg Injection interferes with the growth of DNA and RNA of the cancer cells by substituting their building blocks. It prevents the cancer cells from growing and multiplying.
Celgem 1000mg Injection is used in the treatment of ovarian cancer, head and neck cancer, cervical cancer, Testicular cancer., breast cancer, non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL), blood cancer, lung cancer, bone cancer and urinary bladder cancer.
Nausea, Vomiting, Loss of appetite, Hair loss, Low blood platelets, Allergic reaction, Breathlessness, Decreased white blood cell count, Increased liver enzymes, Anemia (low number of red blood cells), Influenza like symptoms, Blood in urine, Skin rash, Protein in urine.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Is Celgem 1000mg a vesicant/ anthracycline/ prodrug?
Celgem 1000mg is not a vesicant/ anthracycline/ prodrug
Does Celgem 1000mg cause hair loss or abdominal pain?
Yes, Celgem 1000mg has hair loss and abdominal pain as side effects. Please consult your doctor immediately if you experience such side effects
Is Celgem 1000mg a cytotoxic or chemotherapy agent?
Yes, Celgem 1000mg is a cytotoxic chemotherapy agent
Does Celgem 1000mg work in pancreatic cancer?
Yes, Celgem 1000mg is used to treat pancreatic cancer.