Kemocarb Carboplatin 450 mg Injection
WHAT IS KEMOCARB 450 MG INJECTION ?
Carboplatin is an antineoplastic. It works by disrupting the cell growth of cancer cells, which helps you fight cancer.
WHAT IS THE USE OF KEMOCARB 450 MG INJECTION ?
Carboplatin is used for treating ovarian cancer. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.
WHAT ARE THE POSSIBLE SIDE-EFFECTS OF KEMOCARB 450 MG INJECTION ?
Constipation; diarrhea; hair loss; loss of appetite; nausea; stomach pain or upset; vomiting; weakness.
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); change in the amount of urine produced; cough; dark urine; decreased hearing or hearing loss; fever, chills, or sore throat; injection-site reactions.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
WHAT IS THE IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION OF KEMOCARB 450 MG INJECTION ?
- Before using carboplatin, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it
- Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history
- Do not have immunizations/vaccinations without the consent of your doctor
- PREGNANCY and BREAST-FEEDING: Carboplatin has been shown to cause harm to the fetus. Avoid becoming pregnant while taking carboplatin. It is not known if this medicine is found in breast milk. Do not breast-feed while taking carboplatin.