Cytocristin 2mg Injection Description:
Cytocristin 2mg Injection blocks replication of genetic material (DNA) in the cancer cells. Thus it stops the growth and multiplication of cancer cells.
Cytocristin 2mg Injection is used in the treatment of breast cancer, non-small cell lung cancer, pancreatic cancer, kidney cancer, blood cancer, multiple myeloma, lymphomas and bone cancer.
Hair loss, Peripheral neuropathy (tingling and numbness of feet and hand), Constipation.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Is Cytocristin cardiotoxic/ototoxic?
Cytocristin when used in combination with other drugs has shown to be cardiotoxic/ototoxic with unknown cause
Is Cytocristin an alkylating agent/ an anthracycline?
Cytocristin is vinca alkaloid and not an alkylating agent/ an anthracycline
Is Cytocristin a vesicant?
Cytocristin is a vesicant (irritant) and can cause damage to the blood vessels if it is not administered properly
Is Cytocristin non DNA binding?
Cytocristin does not bind to DNA
Is Cytocristin neuropathy reversible?
Cytocristin neuropathy is not reversible
Is Cytocristin FDA approved?
Cytocristin is a FDA approved medication
Is Cytocristin cytotoxic?
Cytocristin is a cytotoxic drug
Does Cytocristin cause hair loss/infertility/ lower blood counts/ neutropenia/ neuropathy/ fever/ nausea?
These side effects are commonly observed with the use of Cytocristin drug
How does Cytocristin affect mitosis?
Cytocristin works by interfering with the growth of cancer cells (mitotic i