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Overview

Cladrim 10Mg Injection

Manufacturer: Fresenius Kabi India Pvt Ltd
Medicine composition: Cladribine
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Cladrim 10Mg Injection belongs to a class of cancer-fighting drugs called antineoplastics, and is used for the control, prevention and treatment of a specific type of blood cancer known as hairy cell leukemia. It works by effectively preventing the growth of cancer cells in the body, thus eventually resulting in their destruction.

Cladrim 10Mg Injection is administered intravenously via injection, and is usually given for a total of seven days by continuous infusion. Things such as the patient’s body weight, medications, and medical conditions affect the dose of this medicine, so it is necessary to take the medicine strictly in accordance with the doctor’s prescription.

Before using Cladrim 10Mg Injection, tell your doctor if you are using any prescription drugs, non-prescription drugs, or other herbal and dietary pills and supplements, if you are allergic to certain food items or substances, if you have a history of kidney problems or if you are pregnant and/or breastfeeding.

Common side effects of Cladrim 10Mg Injection include numbness or tingling of the hands and feet, shortness of breath, swelling or pain at the site of injection, skin rash, stomach pain, sweating, and unusually high heartbeat.

In addition to its intended effect, Cladrim 10Mg Injection may cause some unwanted effects too. In such cases, you must seek medical attention immediately. This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.
Headache
Rash
Injection site allergic reaction.
Is It safe with alcohol?
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
Cladrim 10mg 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?
Cladrim 10mg injection is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?
LITAK has a major influence on the ability to drive and use machines.
Does this affect kidney function?
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Does this affect liver function?
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you're at risk of a drug interaction.
What are you using Cladrim 10Mg Injection for?
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