2. Package Leaflet: Information for the User. Alkeran 2 mg Film-Coated Tablets melphalan. Read all of this leaflet carefully before you start taking this medicine. Package Leaflet: Information for the user. Alkeran 50mg Powder and Solvent for Solution for Infusion melphalan. Read all of this leaflet carefully before you are. CATALOG SHEET · PACKAGE INSERT · SDS SHEET · BAR CODES · WHOLESALER ITEM NUMBERS · STORAGE REQUIREMENTS · RETURN GOODS.
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Advanced ovarian adenocarcinoma The usual dose is 0. The product code s for this leaflet is: It is important to take your medicine at the right times.
Continue typing to refine. If you take more Melphalan than you should, tell your doctor immediately or go to a hospital straight away. This medicine has been prescribed for you. When you take Melphalan, your doctor will take regular blood tests. If you have any further questions about your illness or your medicine, ask your doctor, nurse or pharmacist. Your Melphalan tablets are in bottles of 25 tablets.
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Once prepared it should be used immediately and must not be stored or refrigerated. What is a Patient Information Leaflet and why is it useful? Swallow your tablets whole with a glass of water. If you get any of the following, talk to your specialist doctor or go to hospital straight away: This is repeated every 4 to 8 weeks. Talk to your doctor if you have alkran of the following side effects which may also jnsert with this medicine: This can happen when you have Melphalan directly into your arm or leg Rare affects less than 1 in 1, people an illness where you have a low number of red blood cells as they are being destroyed prematurely – this can make you feel very tired, breathless and dizzy and can give you headaches or make your skin or eyes yellow lung problems which may make you cough or wheeze and make it difficult to breathe liver problems which may show up in your blood tests or cause jaundice yellowing of the whites of eyes and skin mouth ulcers – with normal doses of Melphalan skin rashes or itching skin The following side effects also happen with Melphalan: This includes herbal medicines.
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Active ingredient melphalan hydrochloride.
Views Read View source View history. In particular, tell your doctor or nurse if you are taking any of the following: The other ingredients are microcrystalline cellulose, crospovidone, colloidal anhydrous silica, magnesium stearate, hypromellose, titanium dioxide and macrogol.
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Melphalan should only be given to you by a specialist doctor who is experienced in treating blood problems or cancer. If you take more Melphalan than you should If you take more Melphalan than you should, tell your doctor immediately or go to a hospital straight away. If your doctor tells you to stop taking the tablets, it is important to return any which are left over to your pharmacist, who will destroy them according to disposal of dangerous substance guidelines.
This page was last modified The dose can sometimes be changed if you are elderly or have a kidney problem. Plasma cells help to fight infection and disease by producing antibodies Advanced cancer packqge the ovaries Advanced breast cancer Polycythaemia vera — a disease which increases the number of red cells in your blood.
The dose will then be reduced to 2 to 4 mg each day. If you get any of the following, talk to your specialist doctor or go to hospital straight away:. Do not take if the above applies to you. lnsert
Melphalan 50 mg Powder and Solvent for Solution for Injection/Infusion
The dose of Melphalan depends on your blood problem or cancer see section 1. This applies to both men and women.
It may harm them, even if their symptoms are the same as yours. If the label doesn’t say or if you are not sure, ask your doctor, nurse or pharmacist. When you are given Melphalan, your doctor will take regular blood tests. Melphalan 2 mg Tablets Package Leaflet: Drugs Intravenous medications Oral medications Irritant chemotherapy Neutral chemotherapy Alkylating agents Nitrogen mustards Acute promyelocytic leukemia medications CNS lymphoma medications Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma medications Ewing’s sarcoma medications Follicular lymphoma medications HIV-associated lymphoma medications Hodgkin lymphoma medications Light-chain AL amyloidosis medications Mantle cell lymphoma medications Multiple myeloma medications Plasma cell leukemia medications FDA approved in Pregnancy and breast-feeding Do not have Melphalan if you are planning to have a baby.
insfrt Melphalan is used to treat cancer. Further information Do not have Melphalan if the above applies to you. Information for the User Melphalan 2mg tablets melphalan Read all of this leaflet carefully before you start taking this medicine.