Reditux 100mg (Rituximab)

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Reditux 100mg (Rituximab)

ManufacturerDr. Reddy’s LaboratoriesBrand nameRedituxInternational trade nameRituxanActive substanceRituximabStrength100mgCategoryAnti Cancer

Description  of  Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg)

Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg) is a anticancer medicine which prevents the growth and spread of cancer cells in the body, the main ingredient which is used as Rituximab. Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg) will help to prevent the Non- Hodgkins lymphoma or chronic lymphocytic and with combination with another anticancer drugs like methotrexate is used for rheumatoid arthritis symptoms in adult treatment. Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg) with steroid regimen combination is given for the treatment of some rare disorders which cause blood vessels and other tissues inflammation in the body.

INDICATIONS of  Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg)

Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg) and hyaluronidase human injection are given alone or combination with another drugs to treat certain types of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and chronic lymphocytic leukemia (cancer start in WBC). Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg) injection combination with methotrexate (Otrexup, Rasuvo, Xatmep, others) is also indicated for the treatment rheumatoid arthritis symptoms in adults that have been already treated with a some type of regimen knowns as tumor necrosis factor (TNF) inhibitor. Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg) is a type in a classification of drugs called monoclonal antibodies. Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg) is used to killing cancer cells to treat NHL , CLL, rheumatoid arthritis, granulomatosis with polyangiitis, and microscopic polyangiitis by inhibiting the activity of the immune system parts that can injury the joints, veins, and other blood vessels and cause organs (heart and lungs) damage.

MECHANISM OF ACTION  of  Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg)

Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg) is a type of class called as monoclonal antibody. A new type of "targeted" cancer treatment and an integral part of the body's immune system. Naturally the body fused to antibodies in along with an antigen which has entered the body and attack the antigen for destruction by the immune system. Monoclonal antibiotics which only targeted by an essential cells only, they may cause less toxicity to healthy cell and it is prescribed treatment given only for cancers in which antigens (and the respective antibodies) have been already identified. Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg) injection works by linking to the CD20 antigen on normal and malignant B-cells. Hence natural immune security of body are initiated to attach and kill the marked B-cells. Young cells (stem cells) in the bone marrow which will develop into the various cell types and do not have the CD20 antigen. After treatment CD20 antigen allows healthy B-cells to multiply.

Absorption of  Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg)

Not available

Distribution of  Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg)

volume of distribution is 3.1 L.There are no human plasma level

Metabolism of  Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg)

Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg) metabolized by human antimurine antibody production .

Excretion of  Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg)

Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg) metabolized by human antimurine antibody production

 SIDE EFFECTS  of  Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg)

Common effects: fever and chills (flu lik symptoms)
Less common side effects:
Weakness; nausea ; headache; cough ; dyspnea ; pharyngitis


PRECAUTIONS  of  Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg)

Allgeric condition against Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg) or any other medication inform your doctor. Information about past medical history used which include in prescription, non-prescription, vitamins &supplements , nutritional products just inform the doctor. While using Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg) do not take any vaccination or immunization without taking advice from doctors. Avoid use of Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg) if you are pregnant. It will harm the baby unborn, while using Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg) use correct birth control to prevent pregnancy and for at least 2 weeks after your treatment ends. Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg) may affect the ability to have children in women. Inform your doctor if you planning to pregnant. It is unknown whether Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg) passes into breast milk , avoid breast-feed while on Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg) treatment.


DRUG INTERACTION of  Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg)

Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg) drug interaction has limited data is available at present. Interation with fludarabine or cyclophosphamide have no effects in pharmacokinetics in CLL patients.Ikgdar combination with methotrexate had no effects in pharmacokinetics

CONTRAINDICATION of Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg)

Hypersensitivity or murine proteins. Active severe infectons in rheumatoid arthritis Uncontrolled cardiac disease.

PREGNANCY  of Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg)

Category C : In animal studies reproduction describes an adverse effect on the fetus. There is no adequate and well developed studies in humans, using in pregnant women benefits by warrant use of the drug.

LACTATION  of Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg)

The drug excretion into human milk is unknown. Because the drug is a higher protein molecule and has no information is available. Women should not breast feed during Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg) treatment and till12 months following last dose.

DOSAGE of  Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg)

Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg) injection is usually used to administrate only via intravenous infusion not by IV push or bolus.
First infusion: Starting treatment rate of 50 mg/hr is administer , in not showing infusion toxicity, rate raised up to 50 mg/hr increments at intervals of 30 min and max of 400 mg/hr. Successive infusion: initial at rate of 100 mg/hr, in not showing infusion toxicity, rate raised upto 100 mg/hr increments at intervals of 30 min and max of 400 mg/hr. While combination with CHOP chemotherapy the injection Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg) has not been given. Hence Premedication with corticosteroids must be considered.
The drug Dose is 375 mg/m2 as an IV infusion. Once weeks for 4 or 8 doses administrated for Relapsed treatment Once weekly for 4 doses administrated for Retreatment for relapsed. Previously untreated: administer on day 1 of each cycle of chemotherapy, up to 8 doses. In complete or partial response of patient, start with 8 weeks for maintenance following Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg) in combination with chemotherapy completed then administer 8weeks for 12 doses as a single agent. Once weekly for 4 doses at intervals of 6 months and max of 16 dose for Non – progression (following CVP chemotherapy completion 6 – 8 cycles): On day 1 each cycle of chemotherapy up to 8 infusions for Diffuse large B- cell NHL
Before starting of FC chemotherapy, dose recommended is 375 mg/m2 followed 500 mg/m2 on day 1 of 2-6 cycles every 28 days.

STORAGE  of  Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg)

Store the drug at 2℃ – 3℃ Keep away from the childerns Use the drug before expiry date Protected from direct sunlight and Do not freeze or shake. Discard the unused drug by asking the advice from doctor or pharmacist.

MISSED DOSE of  Reditux 100mg (Rituximab 100mg)

If a dose missed then have the drug soon you remembered, if next dose time reach then leave the missed dose and follow the normal schedule. Do not have 2 dose at a same time. Please consult with doctor for further details.

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