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Carmuther 100Mg Injection

Manufacturer: Therdose Pharma Pvt Ltd
Medicine composition: Carmustine
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required
Last Updated: November 16, 2019

Carmuther 100Mg Injection helps in the treatment of a number of medical conditions like multiple myeloma, brain tumors, and Hodgkin disease as well as non-Hodgkin lymphoma. The drug is known to be an antineoplastic and effectively prevents growth and destroys cancer cells in the body.

Inform your doctor about any medical issues:

  • if you have allergies or infections like shingles as well as chickenpox
  • Kidney, liver and lung problems
  • Women who are expecting, or trying to conceive or even breastfeeding should discuss the implications of this medication before using it

The medicine is administered in the form of an injection. One may be prescribed other drugs to reduce side effects before it is administered.

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.

The medication can treat the below provided problems:

  • Hypersensitivity

A patient can suffer from the following side effects:

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

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

    This medicine is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    This medication is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
  • 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 a doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    If you miss a dose of this medication, 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.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.

This is a medication which is used during chemotherapy. It is a dialkylating agent, which forms strand in the DNA and prevents replication of the cancer cells in the body.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Medicine

    This medicine interacts with the following medication, Phenytoin and dexamethasone, Cimetidine, Digoxin, and Melphalan

Ques: What is Carmuther 100Mg Injection?

Ans: This medication helps in the treatment of a number of medical conditions like multiple myeloma, brain tumours, and Hodgkin disease as well as non-hodgkin lymphoma.

Ques: How long do I need to use Carmuther 100Mg Injection before I see improvement in my condition?

Ans: This medication is to be taken till the time you see an improvement in your health conditions.

Ques: At what frequency do I need to use Carmuther 100Mg Injection?

Ans: This medication should be taken in the dosage as prescribed by the doctor.

Ques: Should I use Carmuther 100Mg Injection empty stomach, before food or after food?

Ans: This medication should be taken after food in a prescribed dosage.

Ques: What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Carmuther 100Mg Injection?

Ans: This medication should be kept in a cool dry place and in its original packaging. Make sure this medication remains unreachable to children and pets.
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