What Are The Uses Of Doxorubicin?
Doxorubicin is used in the treatment of different types of cancers like breast cancer, lung cancer, prostate cancer etc. It is an active drug in chemotherapy.
What Are The Side Effects Of Doxorubicin?
The most common side effects of doxorubicin are:
- Temporary hair loss
- Nausea, diarrhoea
- Vomiting, loss of appetite
- Nail changes
Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.
What Are The Contraindications Of Doxorubicin?
Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:
- Hypersensitivity towards the drug doxorubicin or any other allergies.
- Low blood cell count
- Current infections
- Heart problems
- Kidney problems
- Liver problems