Gemita 1400 mg Injection
Gemita 1400 mg Injection is an anticancer agent which is used in the treatment of cancer of pancreas, breast, lungs and ovaries. It should be used under the supervision.
Gemita 1400mg Injection
Description Of Gemita 1400mg Injection
Gemita 1400mg Injection is an anticancer agent which is used in the treatment of cancer of pancreas, breast, lungs and ovaries. It should be used under the supervision of a qualified physician. Close monitoring of lung function and blood cell count are necessary while receiving this medication.
Gemita 1400mg Injection Chemical Name
Gemita 1400mg Injection Manufacturer
- Fresenius Kabi India Pvt. Ltd.
Uses of Gemita 1400mg Injection
Gemita 1400mg Injection is used in the treatment of ovarian cancer, head and neck cancer, cervical cancer, Testicular cancer., breast cancer, non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL), blood cancer, lung cancer, bone cancer and urinary bladder cancer.
What is Gemita 1400mg Injection?
Gemita 1400mg Injection is used for Treatment of pancreatic cancer, Treatment of non-small cell lung cancer, Treatment of ovarian cancer, Treatment of breast cancer, Kidney failure, Fluid retention in brain, Raised intraocular pressure and other conditions. Gemita 1400mg Injection may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
How Gemita 1400mg Injection working?
Gemcitabine interferes with the growth of DNA and RNA of the cancer cells by substituting their building blocks. It prevents the cancer cells from growing and multiplying.
How is Gemita 1400mg Injection used?
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Gemita 1400mg Injection Indications
This medicine is given in multiple cycles. It is important to receive the every scheduled dose and make a note of next scheduled dose. Close monitoring of blood cells counts and lung function is necessary.
Gemita 1400mg Injection Dosage
- Gemita 200mg Injection
- Gemita 1400mg/87.5mg Injection
- Gemita 1000mg/62.5mg Injection
- Gemitab 320 mg
Contraindication Of Gemita 1400mg Injection
Hypersensitivity to Gemita 1400mg Injection is a contraindication. In addition, Gemita 1400mg Injection should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Anuria due to severe renal disease
- Congestive cardiac failure
- Hypersensitivity to this drug
- Metabolic oedema with abnormal capillary fragility
- Severe dehydration
Adverse effects Of Gemita 1400mg Injection
- Low WBC and Platelet count
- Pale skin
- Nausea and Vomiting
- Weakness of arms, hands, legs or feet
- Hair loss or thinning of the hair
- Skin rash
- Swelling and redness at the injection site
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Gemita 1400mg Injection
Caution should be exercised in patients with history of bone marrow depression, liver, kidney impairment and radiation therapy.
Avoid vaccination while taking this medication.
It may cause dizziness or drowsiness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.
Avoid alcohol consumption while taking this medication.
It may lead to poor blood clot, avoid bruising or injury.
It may affect the menstrual cycle in women and stop sperm production in men.
Storage Conditions for Gemita 1400mg Injection
Store it at room temperature and in an airtight container. Keep away from children.