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    Brand Name: CYCLOBLASTIN

    Generic Name: Cyclophosphamide/Ciclofosfamida

    Generic for Cycloblastin* (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. Read More>>

     
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What is Generic for Cycloblastin* used for?

Generic for Cycloblastin* (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 Cycloblastin*?

The dosage of Generic for Cycloblastin* 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 Cycloblastin*?

If your physician has instructed or directed you to use Generic for Cycloblastin* 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 Cycloblastin*?

Any medication used in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Cycloblastin*, seek medical attention immediately.

What other drugs could interact with Generic for Cycloblastin*?

It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Generic for Cycloblastin*.

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 Cycloblastin*, 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 Cycloblastin*?

Like other medicines, Generic for Cycloblastin* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Cycloblastin* 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 Cycloblastin* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Cycloblastin* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.

Generic for Cycloblastin* 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 Cycloblastin*.

What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Cycloblastin*?

Is it possible for me to take Generic for Cycloblastin* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Generic for Cycloblastin*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Cycloblastin*?
How will Generic for Cycloblastin* work in my body?
How should Generic for Cycloblastin* be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Cycloblastin* drug interactions and side effects?

Note

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 Cycloblastin* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.

 

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