Oxitan 50 MG Injection

Manufactured by Fresenius Kabi India Pvt Ltd
Composition: Oxaliplatin
Prescription Required: Yes

Description

Oxitan 50 MG Injection is an anticancer agent which is used in the treatment of cancer of the large intestine. It should be used under the supervision of a qualified physician. Close monitoring of kidney function and blood cell count are necessary while receiving this medication.

Highlights

Commonly asked questions for Oxitan 50 MG Injection

Onset of action

The peak effect of this medicine can be observed in 2 hours after intravenous injection.

Duration of effect

The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 30 to 45 days.

Safe with alcohol?

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Is it habit forming?

No habit forming tendencies were reported.

Usage in pregnancy?

This medicine is not recommended for pregnant women.

Usage while breast-feeding?

This medicine is not recommended in breastfeeding women.

Substitutes

List of substitutes for Oxitan 50 MG Injection

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Oxitan 50 MG Injection , and hence can be used as its substitute.

Megaplat 50 MG InjectionAlkem Laboratories Ltd
Oxa 50 MG InjectionEmcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Oxaltor 50 MG InjectionTorrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Oxiplat 50 MG InjectionSun Pharma Laboratories Ltd

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