Overview

Oxitan 100 Mg Infusion is an anticancer agent which is used in the treatment of cancer of the large intestine.

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1 Injection/s $47.00 $47.00
3 Injection/s $139.00 $46.33
6 injection/s $274.00 $45.67
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Oxitan 100 Mg Infusion

Oxitan 100 Mg Infusion is usually administered to treat advanced stages of colon and rectal cancer. It is generally combined with other medicines as well. It works by destroying the malignant cells and stunting the growth of tumors.

Oxitan 100 Mg Infusion shouldn’t be administered if one is allergic to any platinum products such as carboplatin and cisplatin, is suffering from lung disorders such as interstitial lung diseases and pulmonary fibrosis and if you are about to administer palifermin within a day of the usage of Oxitan 100 Mg Infusion.

Drug = Oxaliplatin

Strength = 100 Mg

Manufacturer = Fresenius Kabi India Pvt Ltd

How To Take

Oxitan 100 Mg Infusion will be given to you as an infusion into one of your veins (this is called an intravenous infusion). The infusion will be given over 2 – 6 hours.

Your doctor will decide what dose of Oxitan 100 Mg Infusion you need, and this will be given under close supervision, usually in a hospital setting. The risk of an overdosage in these circumstances is low. In the event of an overdose occurring, your doctor will decide on the treatment necessary.

Dosage

Oxitan 50 Mg Injection

Oxitan 100 Mg Infusion

Side Effects

Burning or tingling sensation of hands and feet

Cough

Fever and chills

Low WBC and Platelet count

Mouth ulcers

Loss of appetite

Skin rash

Nausea and Vomiting

Swelling of eyelids, face, lips

Acid or sour stomach

Sneezing

Stomach discomfort and pain

Running Nose

Change in taste

Hair loss

Warning

You should not be treated with this medicine if you have ever had an allergic reaction to oxaliplatin or similar medications such as carboplatin (Paraplatin) or cisplatin (Platinol).

Do not use oxaliplatin if you are pregnant.

Receiving oxaliplatin can make you more sensitive to cold, which can cause numbness, tingling, and muscle spasms.

Do not inhale deeply when you are exposed to cold air;cover your skin, head, and face when you are outside in cold temperatures; wear gloves when handling cold objects or refrigerated foods.Do not run an air conditioner at very cool temperature in your home or car (even during hot weather);

Do not drink cold drinks or use ice cubes in drinks;

Do not put ice packs on your body.

Avoid being near people who are sick or have infections.

Tell your doctor at once if you develop signs of infection.

Avoid allowing your body fluids to come into contact with your hands or other surfaces. Caregivers should wear rubber gloves while cleaning up a patient’s body fluids, handling contaminated trash or laundry or changing diapers.

Wash hands before and after removing gloves. Wash soiled clothing and linens separately from other laundry.

Uses

Oxitan 100 Mg Infusion 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.

More Information
Equivalent Brand Eloxatin
Manufacturer Fresenius Kabi India Pvt Ltd
Strength 100 Mg
Generic Name Tadalafil and Depoxetine
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