DOXORUBICIN



Doxopar


Indication:

Doxopar (Doxorubicin ) is an anthracycline type of chemotherapy that is used alone or with other treatments/medications to treat several different types of cancer. Doxopar (Doxorubicin) works by slowing or stopping the growth of cancer cells.



Brand name: Doxopar

Active Ingeridents: Doxorubicin

Company Name: PDPL

Package: Vial

Strength : 10mg & 50mg

Mechanism of action:


Doxopar (Doxorubicin ) has antimitotic and cytotoxic activity through a number of proposed mechanisms of action: Doxopar (Doxorubicin ) forms complexes with DNA by intercalation between base pairs, and it inhibits topoisomerase II activity by stabilizing the DNA-topoisomerase II complex, preventing the religation portion of the ligation-religation reaction that topoisomerase II catalyzes.


Dosage and Administration:


Use Doxopar (Doxorubicin ) as directed by your doctor. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions.


  • An extra patient leaflet is available with Doxopar (Doxorubicin ). Talk to your pharmacist if you have questions about this information.

  • Doxopar (Doxorubicin ) is usually administered as an injection at your doctor's office, hospital, or clinic. Ask your doctor any questions that you may have about Doxopar (Doxorubicin ).

  • Do not use Doxopar (Doxorubicin ) if it contains particles, is cloudy or discolored, or if the vial is cracked or damaged.

  • Drinking extra fluids while you are using Doxopar (Doxorubicin ) is recommended. Check with your doctor for instructions.

  • Your doctor may prescribe another medicine to lessen nausea and vomiting that can occur when using Doxopar (Doxorubicin ). Discuss any questions with your doctor.

  • If you spill Doxopar (Doxorubicin ) on your skin, wash it off right away with soap and water and contact your doctor.

  • Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to use Doxopar (Doxorubicin ).

Side effects:


Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and loss of appetite may occur. Nausea and vomiting can be severe. In some cases, drug therapy may be needed to prevent or relieve nausea and vomiting. Not eating before your treatment may help relieve vomiting. Changes in diet and lifestyle, such as eating several small meals and limiting activity, may help lessen some of these effects. If any of these effects continue or worsen, notify your doctor or pharmacist.


Store:


Doxopar (Doxorubicin ) is usually handled and stored by a health care provider. If you are using Doxopar (Doxorubicin ) at home, store Doxopar (Doxorubicin ) as directed by your pharmacist or health care provider. Keep Doxopar (Doxorubicin ) out of the reach of children and away from pets.


WARNING:


Doxopar (Doxorubicin ) is a prescription drug and should be used under proper medical guidance and advice. The information provided here is for general educational purposes only and does not constitute medical or pharmaceutical advice which should be sought from qualified medical and pharmaceutical advisers.








Precaution:



Before using Doxopar (Doxorubicin ), tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to lincomycin; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.



Doxorubicin Hcl



Indication:

Doxorubicin is an anthracycline type of chemotherapy that is used alone or with other treatments/medications to treat several different types of cancer. Doxorubicin works by slowing or stopping the growth of cancer cells.



Brand name: Doxorubicin Hcl

Active Ingeridents: Doxorubicin

Company Name: Pfizer

Package: Vial

Strength :50mg

Mechanism of action:


Doxorubicin has antimitotic and cytotoxic activity through a number of proposed mechanisms of action: Doxorubicin forms complexes with DNA by intercalation between base pairs, and it inhibits topoisomerase II activity by stabilizing the DNA-topoisomerase II complex, preventing the religation portion of the ligation-religation reaction that topoisomerase II catalyzes.


Dosage and Administration:


Use doxorubicin as directed by your doctor. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions.


  • An extra patient leaflet is available with doxorubicin. Talk to your pharmacist if you have questions about this information.

  • Doxorubicin is usually administered as an injection at your doctor's office, hospital, or clinic. Ask your doctor any questions that you may have about Doxorubicin .

  • Do not use doxorubicin if it contains particles, is cloudy or discolored, or if the vial is cracked or damaged.

  • Drinking extra fluids while you are using doxorubicin is recommended. Check with your doctor for instructions.

  • Your doctor may prescribe another medicine to lessen nausea and vomiting that can occur when using doxorubicin. Discuss any questions with your doctor.

  • If you spill doxorubicin on your skin, wash it off right away with soap and water and contact your doctor.

  • Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to use doxorubicin.

Side effects:


Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and loss of appetite may occur. Nausea and vomiting can be severe. In some cases, drug therapy may be needed to prevent or relieve nausea and vomiting. Not eating before your treatment may help relieve vomiting. Changes in diet and lifestyle, such as eating several small meals and limiting activity, may help lessen some of these effects. If any of these effects continue or worsen, notify your doctor or pharmacist.


Store:


Doxorubicin is usually handled and stored by a health care provider. If you are using doxorubicin at home, store doxorubicin as directed by your pharmacist or health care provider. Keep doxorubicin out of the reach of children and away from pets.


Precaution:


Before using doxorubicin, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to lincomycin; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.





WARNING:


Doxorubicin is a prescription drug and should be used under proper medical guidance and advice. The information provided here is for general educational purposes only and does not constitute medical or pharmaceutical advice which should be sought from qualified medical and pharmaceutical advisers.



Natdox-LP



Indication:

Natdox-LP (Doxorubicin ) is an anthracycline type of chemotherapy that is used alone or with other treatments/medications to treat several different types of cancer. Natdox-LP (Doxorubicin ) works by slowing or stopping the growth of cancer cells.



Brand name: Natdox-LP

Active Ingeridents: Doxorubicin

Company Name: Natco

Package: Vial

Strength : 20mg/10ml

Mechanism of action:


Natdox-LP (Doxorubicin ) has antimitotic and cytotoxic activity through a number of proposed mechanisms of action: Natdox-LP (Doxorubicin ) forms complexes with DNA by intercalation between base pairs, and it inhibits topoisomerase II activity by stabilizing the DNA-topoisomerase II complex, preventing the religation portion of the ligation-religation reaction that topoisomerase II catalyzes.


Dosage and Administration:


Use Natdox-LP (Doxorubicin ) as directed by your doctor. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions.


  • An extra patient leaflet is available with Natdox-LP (Doxorubicin ) . Talk to your pharmacist if you have questions about this information.

  • Natdox-LP (Doxorubicin ) is usually administered as an injection at your doctor's office, hospital, or clinic. Ask your doctor any questions that you may have about Natdox-LP (Doxorubicin ) .

  • Do not use Natdox-LP (Doxorubicin ) if it contains particles, is cloudy or discolored, or if the vial is cracked or damaged.

  • Drinking extra fluids while you are using Natdox-LP (Doxorubicin ) is recommended. Check with your doctor for instructions.

  • Your doctor may prescribe another medicine to lessen nausea and vomiting that can occur when using Natdox-LP (Doxorubicin ) . Discuss any questions with your doctor.

  • If you spill Natdox-LP (Doxorubicin ) on your skin, wash it off right away with soap and water and contact your doctor.

  • Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to use Natdox-LP (Doxorubicin ) .

Side effects:


Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and loss of appetite may occur. Nausea and vomiting can be severe. In some cases, drug therapy may be needed to prevent or relieve nausea and vomiting. Not eating before your treatment may help relieve vomiting. Changes in diet and lifestyle, such as eating several small meals and limiting activity, may help lessen some of these effects. If any of these effects continue or worsen, notify your doctor or pharmacist.


Store:


Natdox-LP (Doxorubicin ) is usually handled and stored by a health care provider. If you are using doxorubicin at home, store doxorubicin as directed by your pharmacist or health care provider. Keep doxorubicin out of the reach of children and away from pets.


Precaution:


Before using Natdox-LP (Doxorubicin ) , tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to lincomycin; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.








WARNING:


Natdox-LP (Doxorubicin ) is a prescription drug and should be used under proper medical guidance and advice. The information provided here is for general educational purposes only and does not constitute medical or pharmaceutical advice which should be sought from qualified medical and pharmaceutical advisers.



Oncodox



Indication:

Oncodox (Doxorubicin ) is an anthracycline type of chemotherapy that is used alone or with other treatments/medications to treat several different types of cancer.

Oncodox (Doxorubicin ) works by slowing or stopping the growth of cancer cells.



Brand name: Oncodox

Active Ingeridents: Doxorubicin

Company Name: Cipla

Package: Vial

Strength : 50mg

Mechanism of action:


Oncodox (Doxorubicin ) has antimitotic and cytotoxic activity through a number of proposed mechanisms of action: Oncodox (Doxorubicin ) forms complexes with DNA by intercalation between base pairs, and it inhibits topoisomerase II activity by stabilizing the DNA-topoisomerase II complex, preventing the religation portion of the ligation-religation reaction that topoisomerase II catalyzes.


Dosage and Administration:


Use Oncodox (Doxorubicin ) as directed by your doctor. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions.


  • An extra patient leaflet is available with Oncodox (Doxorubicin ) . Talk to your pharmacist if you have questions about this information.

  • Oncodox (Doxorubicin ) is usually administered as an injection at your doctor's office, hospital, or clinic. Ask your doctor any questions that you may have about Oncodox(Doxorubicin ) .

  • Do not use Oncodox (Doxorubicin ) if it contains particles, is cloudy or discolored, or if the vial is cracked or damaged.

  • Drinking extra fluids while you are using Oncodox (Doxorubicin ) is recommended. Check with your doctor for instructions.

  • Your doctor may prescribe another medicine to lessen nausea and vomiting that can occur when using Oncodox (Doxorubicin ) . Discuss any questions with your doctor.

  • If you spill Oncodox (Doxorubicin ) on your skin, wash it off right away with soap and water and contact your doctor.

  • Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to use Oncodox (Doxorubicin ) .

Side effects:


Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and loss of appetite may occur. Nausea and vomiting can be severe. In some cases, drug therapy may be needed to prevent or relieve nausea and vomiting. Not eating before your treatment may help relieve vomiting. Changes in diet and lifestyle, such as eating several small meals and limiting activity, may help lessen some of these effects. If any of these effects continue or worsen, notify your doctor or pharmacist.


Store:


Oncodox (Doxorubicin ) is usually handled and stored by a health care provider. If you are using doxorubicin at home, store doxorubicin as directed by your pharmacist or health care provider. Keep doxorubicin out of the reach of children and away from pets.


Precaution:


Before using Oncodox (Doxorubicin ) , tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to lincomycin; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.









WARNING:


Oncodox (Doxorubicin ) is a prescription drug and should be used under proper medical guidance and advice. The information provided here is for general educational purposes only and does not constitute medical or pharmaceutical advice which should be sought from qualified medical and pharmaceutical advisers.