Consult Online With India's Top Doctors
Common Specialities
Common Issues
Common Treatments

Benzz 100Mg Injection

Manufacturer: Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Medicine composition: Bendamustine
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Benzz 100Mg Injection is a chemotherapy medicament which may be administered into the blood via injections. It is used widely in the treatments of chronic lymphatic leukemia, non Hodgkin lymphoma, myeloma. It is included in World Health Organization’s list of Essential Medicines. Its often used as a sole medicine for the treatment of above mentioned conditioned, or sometimes combinatively with other medications. No tablets or pills are available of this medication. Benzz 100Mg Injection works by interfering into the cancerous cells and hence the cells cant divide into two and prevent further spread.

Before starting of treatment with Benzz 100Mg Injection, a blood test is prescribed to observe various factors in the blood including blood count.

This is a strong drug and include various side effects if administered improperly hence doctors supervision is impeccable. Side effects like low blood count, nausea, vomiting, fatigue, diarrhea, skin problems, renal problems may be encountered after administration of Benzz 100Mg Injection. In rare cases infertility and other similar problems may be seen.

When symptoms like extreme nausea, vomiting, or unusual bleeding, blood in urine or stool may show up its time to contact the doctor as soon as possible. But when administered under extreme guidance this drug works well in treating the above mentioned conditioned.

Information given here is based on the salt content of the medicine. Uses and effects of the medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a Oncologist before using this medicine.
  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Bimode 100mg injection is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
    There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Bimode 100mg injection is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    Cause tiredness and to avoid driving any vehicle or operating any dangerous tools or machinery if they experience this side effect.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    Caution should be advised in patients with renal impairment.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Benzz 100Mg Injection , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    If you miss a dose of Bendamustine, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

The active constituent of this medication behaves as a derivative form of bifunctional mechlorethamine. It forms the electrophilic alkyl groups and these bind covalently to other molecules. As an alkylating agent, it forms crosslinking between DNA bases causing cell death. The exact mechanism is under investigation.

Disclaimer: The information produced here is best of our knowledge and experience and we have tried our best to make it as accurate and up-to-date as possible, but we would like to request that it should not be treated as a substitute for professional advice, diagnosis or treatment.

Lybrate is a medium to provide our audience with the common information on medicines and does not guarantee its accuracy or exhaustiveness. Even if there is no mention of a warning for any drug or combination, it never means that we are claiming that the drug or combination is safe for consumption without any proper consultation with an expert.

Lybrate does not take responsibility for any aspect of medicines or treatments. If you have any doubts about your medication, we strongly recommend you to see a doctor immediately.

Popular Questions & Answers

Table of Content
About Benzz 100Mg Injection
What are the uses of Benzz 100Mg Injection
What are the side effects of Benzz 100Mg Injection ?
Key highlights of Benzz 100Mg Injection
What are the substitutes for Benzz 100Mg Injection ?
What are the dosage instructions?
How does this medication work?