Colstim 300mcg Injection Description:
Colstim 300mcg Injection is a growth factor that stimulates the bone marrow to produce white blood cells. These cells protect the body against infections. nnnn.
Colstim 300mcg Injection is used to prevent infections after chemotherapy.
Bone pain, Weakness, Headache, Rash, Nausea, Increased lactate dehydrogenase level in blood, Vomiting, Increased uric acid level in blood, Oropharyngeal pain, Hair loss, Fatigue, Diarrhoea, Constipation, Decreased appetite, Cough, Breathing difficulty.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Is Colstim safe?
Colstim is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
What is Colstim/Colstim neuopagen?
Neupogen is the brand name of Colstim. Colstim belongs to class of medication called as colony-stimulating factors
How does it work?
They act by stimulating the bone marrow (organ in the body where blood cells are produced) to increase the production of specific types of blood cells called neutrophils that help fight infections
What are the uses of Colstim?
Colstim is used during cancer treatment (chemotherapy), bone marrow transplantation, severe chronic neutropenia (low number of a type of white blood cells called neutrophils), neutropenia in patients with HIV infection, and before stem cell donation
Is Colstim a steroid/antibiotic?
No, Colstim belongs to class of medication called as colony-stimulating factors