Egymelan 50mg Injection Description:
Egymelan 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.
Egymelan 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 Egymelan a vesicant (irritant)?
Egymelan is not a vesicant but an anti-cancer drug
How is Egymelan given?
Egymelan is given by oral or intravenous route; dosing varies by purpose and route of administration as well as patient weight
Does Egymelan cause hair loss/ neuropathy/ liver damage?
Egymelan causes hair loss as one of the side effects. but cause for liver damage and neuropathy is not known
How does Egymelan work/ how does Egymelan kill cancer cells?
Egymelan belongs to class of drugs called alkylating agents. It works by stopping or slowing the growth of cancer cells in your body.