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Xpreza 100 mg Injection (Azacitidine)

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Active Ingredient

Azacitidine

Indication

Blood cancer

Manufacturer

Natco Pharma Ltd

Packaging

1 Powder for Injection in 1 vial

Strength

Azacitidine (100mg)

Delivery Time

6 To 15 Days

Xpreza 100 mg Injection (Azacitidine)

Pack Size Price: Quantity Add To Cart
1 Injection $178.00
3 Injection $518.00
6 Injection $1,008.00
9 Injection $1,495.00

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Description

What is Xpreza 100mg Injection

Xpreza 100mg Injection for injection is use for treating adults with Myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) and Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) if they are considered ineligible for stem cell transplant. In Myelodysplastic Syndrome, the bone marrow does not produce healthy blood cells due to its lack of function. Acute Myeloid Leukemia is a type of bone marrow cancer that is caused by the release of incompletely formed blood cells into the bloodstream.

Uses of Xpreza 100mg Injection

  • Treatment of Acute Myeloid Leukemia with 20-30% blasts in patients who are not eligible for Haemopoietic stem cell transplant
  • Intermediate-2 and High-risk Myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS)

Therapeutic Effects of Xpreza 100mg Injection

In MDS and AML, the development of tumor cells is cause by the process of transcriptional repression of various genes, which is due to hypermethylation of DNA. Transcriptional repression is a process where proteins bind directly or indirectly to DNA and control the activity of copying a specific gene or a set of genes.

The active form of Xpreza 100mg Injection binds to RNA and DNA, interrupts their activity in actively multiplying cells and exhibits a toxic effect on cancer cells.

How to Take Xpreza 100mg Injection

Take Xpreza 100mg Injection only under the supervision of your physician. Your physician will decide the dose based on your height, weight and general condition. Xpreza 100mg Injection shall be given under the skin of your thigh, stomach or upper arm.

Side Effects of Xpreza 100mg Injection

Side effects are unwanted symptoms cause by medicines. Even though all drugs cause side effects, not everyone gets them.

Serious:

  • Unexpected bleeding, with blood in stool and urine
  • Fever
  • Pneumonia, characterized by chest pain or breathlessness.
  • Allergic reaction with symptoms of swelling of lips, itching, or rashes.
  • Seizures, loss of consciousness, severe headache, or bleeding in the brain
  • Frequent urination with pain or burning sensation

Common:

  • Disturbances in the blood count (RBC, WBC, Platelets)
  • Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea
  • Constipation
  • Tiredness
  • Skin reactions like redness and pain at the site of injection
  • Decreased appetite
  • Dizziness
  • Pain in extremities
  • Joint pain
  • Stomach pain
  • Headache
  • Sore nose and throat
  • Rashes and bruising

Safety Advices for Xpreza 100mg Injection

Xpreza 100mg Injection could be harmful to the unborn fetus. Inform your physician if you are pregnant or planning to get pregnant.

Breastfeeding is not intend for patients on Xpreza 100mg Injection therapy. Consult your physician for advice.

It is not known whether it is safe to administer Xpreza 100mg Injection in lung failure patients. Please consult your doctor.

Inform your physician if you have been told that you have a tumor in the liver cells.

It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Xpreza 100mg Injection. Please consult your doctor.

It is unsafe to drive after taking this injection as it causes dizziness and patients lack concentration and alertness. So, avoid driving and handling heavy machinery after taking Xpreza 100 mg injection.

FAQs

Q 1. How to use Xpreza 100 mg Injection?

Take Xpreza 100 mg Injection only under the supervision of the physician. Doctors will decide the dose based on the patient’s height, weight, and general condition. Xpreza 100 mg Injection is administer under the skin of your thigh, stomach or upper arm.

Q 2. Does Xpreza 100 mg Injection cause hair loss?

No, Xpreza 100 mg Injection does not cause hair loss even after using it for a prolonged period of time.

Q 3. How does Xpreza 100 mg Injection work?

Xpreza 100 mg Injection binds to RNA and DNA, interrupts their activity in actively multiplying cells, and exhibits a toxic effect on cancer cells.

Q 4. Is Xpreza 100 mg Injection chemotherapy?

Yes, Xpreza 100 mg Injection is chemotherapy, and it is use in the treatment of cancers. It interferes with the cell’s DNA synthesis and decreases growth and multiplication (cytotoxic effect).

Q 5. What are the side effects of Xpreza 100 mg?

The common side effects of Xpreza 100 mg Injection are Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, constipation, tiredness, decreased appetite, rashes, redness of the skin, dizziness, joint pain, headache, sore throat, and nose.

Q 6. Is it safe to drive after taking an Xpreza 100 mg Injection?

It is unsafe to drive after taking this injection as it causes dizziness and patients lack concentration and alertness. So, avoid driving and handling heavy machinery after taking this medication.

1 review for Xpreza 100 mg Injection (Azacitidine)

  1. Annie G. Johnson

    professionally handling and delivery of my order

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