What Are The Uses Of Cytarabine?
Cytarabine (also known as cytosine arabinoside) is used in the treatment of following conditions:
It is an active drug in chemotherapy and it stops cancer cell growth.
What Are The Side Effects Of Cytarabine?
The most common side effects of cytarabine are:
- Pain/swelling/redness at injection site
- Nausea, vomiting
- Dizziness, diarrhoea
- A Headache, loss of appetite
- Temporary hair loss
Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.
What Are The Contraindications Of Cytarabine?
Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:
- Hypersensitivity towards the drug cytarabine or any other allergies.
- Taking any vaccinations