Fludocyte 50mg Injection Description:
Fludocyte 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.
Fludocyte 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 Fludocyte a vesicant or an alkylating agent?
Fludocyte is not vesicant (irritant) or alkylating agent, it is an antimetabolite (purine analogue)
How is Fludocyte administered?
Fludocyte is administered orally
What is Fludocyte refractory chronic lymphocytic leukemia?
Fludocyte refractory chronic lymphocytic leukemia is chronic lymphocytic leukemia that does not respond to Fludocyte or recurs within 6 months of treatment
Does Fludocyte cause hair loss?
Yes, Fludocyte can cause hair loss.