Fludacel 50mg Injection Description:
Fludacel 50mg 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.
Fludacel 50mg 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, Weakness, Diarrhoea, Anemia (low number of red blood cells), Fever, Fatigue, Low blood platelets, Viral infection, Cough, Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils).
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Is Fludacel a vesicant or an alkylating agent?
Fludacel is not vesicant (irritant) or alkylating agent, it is an antimetabolite (purine analogue)
How is Fludacel administered?
Fludacel is administered orally
What is Fludacel refractory chronic lymphocytic leukemia?
Fludacel refractory chronic lymphocytic leukemia is chronic lymphocytic leukemia that does not respond to Fludacel or recurs within 6 months of treatment
Does Fludacel cause hair loss?
Yes, Fludacel can cause hair loss.