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