Cytarabine

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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
  • 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
  • Pregnancy

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
  • 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
  • Pregnancy