Bendamustine Hydrochloride for injection
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Natco Pharma Limited., India.
|Bendamustine Hydrochloride 100 mg||100 mg||
Storage & Handling
|Temperature||Store below 25°C|
Bendamustine injection is utilized to treat chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL; a kind of disease of the white platelets). Bendamustine injection is likewise used to treat a sort of non-Hodgkins lymphoma (NHL: tumor that starts in a kind of white platelet that typically battles contamination) that is slow spreading, yet has kept on continued after treatment with another medication. Bendamustine is in a class of medicines called alkylating agents. It works by killing existing tumor cells and limiting the development of new growth cells.
How should this medicine be used?
Bendamustine comes as a powder to be added to liquid and infused intravenously (into a vein) more than 30 minutes by a specialist or attendant in a restorative office or healing facility outpatient center. At the point when Bendamustine injection is utilized to treat CLL, it is typically injected once per day for 2 days, followed by 26 days when the medicine isn’t given. This treatment period is known as a cycle, and the cycle might be repeated each 28 days for whatever length of time that 6 cycles. At the point when Bendamustine injection is utilized to treat NHL, it is normally injected once every day for 2 days, followed by 19 days when the prescription isn’t given. This treatment cycle might be repeated each 21 days for up to 8 cycles.
Your specialist may need to delay your treatment and change your dosage if you experience certain side effects. Your specialist may likewise give you different medication(s) to counteract or treat certain reactions. Make certain to tell your specialist how you are feeling amid your treatment with Bendamustine injection.