Cytarabine Injection is a chemotherapy medication in the liquid form. This medicine is effective for the treatment of acute myeloid leukemia, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, acute lymphocytic leukemia, chronic myelogenous leukemia, etc. This injectable liquid medication improves the condition of patients by inhibiting the synthesis of DNA of cancer cells. Based on the medical condition and age of patient, the dosage of this medication is decided by the doctor. This liquid medication is injected into the muscles. It is better to follow the instructions of the doctor to prevent side effects, like pain, redness, vomiting, dizziness and headache.
This medication can treat cancer of the lymph glands, cancers of the blood, and other conditions. Cytosine Arabinoside is an active ingredient in this liquid injectable medication. This drug inhibits the synthesis of DNA.
Cytarabine Injection Uses
- This medication can treat, prevent, control and improve following health conditions:
- Cancers of the blood
- Cancer of the lymph glands
Cytarabine Injection Working & Mechanism of Action
- This medication improves the condition of the patient by carrying out following function:
- Inhibit the synthesis of DNA.
Cytarabine Injection - Composition and Active Ingredients
The main active ingredient used in the composition of Cytarabine Injection is as follows:
- Cytosine Arabinoside (Cytarabine) (100 MG)
- Customers can avail this medication in various strengths of Cytosine Arabinoside.
Cytarabine Injection - Side-effects
There are some possible side effects of this medication and its active ingredient. Anyone who experiences any of the following side effects for a longer time must consult the doctor:
- Eye Irritation
- Bone Marrow Depression
- Decreased Appetite
Cytarabine Injection - Precautions & How to Use
The patients must inform their doctors about the medications and over the counter products they are taking in addition to pre-existing diseases, existing health conditions and allergies. There are certain health conditions that can make patients more susceptible to the side-effects of this medication. Patients must consult their doctors regarding following points:
- Hepatic impairment
- Elderly patients
This medication is demanded in following countries:
Asia: Afghanistan, Russia, Yemen, Turkmenistan, Vietnam, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Iran, Tajikistan, Syria, Philippines, Israel, Jordan, Pakistan, Turkey, Uzbekistan, Indonesia, Malaysia, etc.
Africa: Ghana, Kenya, Gambia, Ivory Coast, Mauritius, South Africa, Uganda, Nigeria, Egypt, Ethiopia, Libya, Sudan, Congo, Botswana, etc.
North & South America: Bolivia, Ecuador, Trinidad and Tobago, Costa Rica, USA, Canada, Panama, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Argentina, Guyana, Peru, Venezuela , Brazil, Bahamas, etc .
Europe: Austria, Azerbaijan, United Kingdom (UK), Belgium, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Belarus, France, Georgia, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Germany, Iceland, Spain, Hungary, Ireland, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine, Latvia, etc.
Oceania: Australia, Fiji, New Zealand, etc.