Citafine 1.4gm Injection Description:
Citafine 1.4gm 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.
Citafine 1.4gm 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 Citafine 1.4gm a vesicant/ anthracycline/ prodrug?
Citafine 1.4gm is not a vesicant/ anthracycline/ prodrug
Does Citafine 1.4gm cause hair loss or abdominal pain?
Yes, Citafine 1.4gm has hair loss and abdominal pain as side effects. Please consult your doctor immediately if you experience such side effects
Is Citafine 1.4gm a cytotoxic or chemotherapy agent?
Yes, Citafine 1.4gm is a cytotoxic chemotherapy agent
Does Citafine 1.4gm work in pancreatic cancer?
Yes, Citafine 1.4gm is used to treat pancreatic cancer.