- Ibandronate Sodium
- Imatinib Mesylate
- Isosorbide Dinitrate
- Isosorbide Dinitrate–Hydralazine
- Isosorbide Mononitrate
- Leucovorin Calcium
- Perindopril Erbumine
- Generic drugs are chemically identical to brand-name drugs in terms of active ingredient(s), intended use, quality, dosage, safety, bioavailability and effectiveness.
- Generic drugs are cheaper than brand-name drugs.
What is Generic for Cytoxan* used for?
Generic for Cytoxan* (Cyclophosphamide/Ciclofosfamida) is an anticancer drug used to treat various types of cancer such as breast cancer, ovarian cancer, leukemias, malignant lymphomas, multiple myeloma, neuroblastoma, and retinoblastoma. Cyclophosphamide is a chemotherapy drug that works by stopping the growth of malignant cells. It also suppresses the immune system and thus treats various immune-related diseases such as lupus and rheumatoid arthritis. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Cytoxan*?
The dosage of Generic for Cytoxan* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
What if you miss a dose of Generic for Cytoxan*?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to use Generic for Cytoxan* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, use it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.
What if you overdose on Generic for Cytoxan*?
Any medication used in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Cytoxan*, seek medical attention immediately.
What other drugs could interact with Generic for Cytoxan*?
It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Generic for Cytoxan*.
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Cytoxan*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.
What are the side effects of Generic for Cytoxan*?
Like other medicines, Generic for Cytoxan* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Cytoxan* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic for Cytoxan* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Cytoxan* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Generic for Cytoxan* can cause side effects such as hair loss, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, loss of appetite, and stomach ache. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Generic for Cytoxan*.
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Cytoxan*?
Is it possible for me to take Generic for Cytoxan* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Generic for Cytoxan*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Cytoxan*?
How will Generic for Cytoxan* work in my body?
How should Generic for Cytoxan* be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Cytoxan* drug interactions and side effects?
The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Generic for Cytoxan* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.