About Celkeran 5mg
celkeran 5mg is a prescription medication used to treat chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL, a type of cancer of the white blood cells) , including Hodgkin’s disease . This is also approved for the treatment of certain lymphomas. Celkeran 5mg is in a group of drugs called alkylating agents which work by affecting DNA replication causing rapidly multiplying cancer cells to die.It can cause nausea and diarrhea. Women should not get pregnant while on chlorambucil.
Celkeran Tablet is used for Hodgkin’s lymphoma, Chronic lymphocytic leukemia, Malignant lymphomas, Lymphosarcoma, Giant follicular lymphoma and other conditions. Celkeran 5mg may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.Celkeran Tablet contains Chlorambucil as an active ingredient.Celkeran Tablet works by interfering with DNA replication and inducing cancer cell death.
Uses of Celkeran 5mg
This Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Hodgkin’s lymphoma
- Chronic lymphocytic leukemia
- Malignant lymphomas
- Giant follicular lymphoma
- these tablet may also be used for purposes not listed here.
When not to Use Celkeran 5mg
Hypersensitivity to Celkeran Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, These Tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Disease that has already failed treatment with chlorambucil
How Celkeran 5mg Works
Celkeran 2mg tablet is an anti-cancer medication. celkeran 5 works by damaging the genetic material (DNA) of the cancer cells and stops their growth and multiplication.
Side-effects of Celkeran 5mg
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of celkeran Tablet. celkeran 5mg not a comprehensive list.Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Bone marrow suppression
- Oral ulceration
These tablet may also cause side-effects not listed here.
Warnings of Celkeran 5mg
Pregnancy : Celkeran 2mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation : Celkeran 2mg Tablet is usafe to use during lactation. Data suggests that the drug may cause toxicity to the baby, or the mother is suffering from a condition in which breast feeding is not advisable.
Driving : It is not known whether celkeran 5mg price Tablet alters the ability to drive.
Kidney : These tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease.Please consult your doctor.Careful monitoring by a doctor is important as kidney disease patients are at an increased risk of bone marrow depression and inflammation and infections of urinary bladder while taking this medicine.
Liver : There is limited information available on the use of Celkeran 2mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
Precaution of Celkeran 5mg
This applies to both men and women. Chlorambucil may harm your sperm or eggs.
Reliable contraceptive precautions must be taken to avoid pregnancy whilst you or your partner are taking these tablets.Do not breast-feed while taking Chlorambucil. Ask your doctor or midwife for advice.
This applies to both men and women. celkeran 5mg usa may harm your sperm or eggs.
Reliable contraceptive precautions must be taken to avoid pregnancy whilst you or your partner are taking these tablets. Ask your doctor for advice.If you are already pregnant, it is important to talk to your doctor before taking Chlorambucil. Do not breast-feed while taking Chlorambucil.
Ask your doctor or midwife for advice.
Storage of Celkeran 5mg
Do not freeze this medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.
Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into drainage unless instructed to do so. Please consult your pharmacist or doctor for more details on how to safely discard this Tablet.