Vinorelbine

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What Are The Uses Of Vinorelbine?

Vinorelbine is a chemotherapy medication given for the treatment of various types of cancers like:

  • Metastatic breast cancer
  • Non–small–cell lung cancer
  • Rhabdomyosarcoma (cancer of soft tissue like muscles)

What Are The Side Effects Of Vinorelbine?

Some side effects that may be caused by the administration of vinorelbine are:

  • Pain/swelling/itching at injection site.
  • Bone marrow suppression, tiredness
  • Diarrhoea, vomiting
  • Numbness, temporary hair loss
  • Anaemia, constipation 

Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.

What Are The Contraindications Of Vinorelbine?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Hypersensitivity towards the drug vinorelbine or any other allergies.
  • Any current infection, decreased bone marrow function
  • Low white blood cell count
  • Pregnancy/breastfeeding
  • Stomach/intestinal problems like blockages

What Are The Uses Of Vinorelbine?

Vinorelbine is a chemotherapy medication given for the treatment of various types of cancers like:

  • Metastatic breast cancer
  • Non–small–cell lung cancer
  • Rhabdomyosarcoma (cancer of soft tissue like muscles)

What Are The Side Effects Of Vinorelbine?

Some side effects that may be caused by the administration of vinorelbine are:

  • Pain/swelling/itching at injection site.
  • Bone marrow suppression, tiredness
  • Diarrhoea, vomiting
  • Numbness, temporary hair loss
  • Anaemia, constipation 

Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.

What Are The Contraindications Of Vinorelbine?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Hypersensitivity towards the drug vinorelbine or any other allergies.
  • Any current infection, decreased bone marrow function
  • Low white blood cell count
  • Pregnancy/breastfeeding
  • Stomach/intestinal problems like blockages