FAQs ABOUT LIPODOX INJECTION
Is LIPODOX INJECTION can be used in pregnant women?
There are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. Consult your doctor before receiving LIPODOX INJECTION.
What for LIPODOX INJECTION is used?
LIPODOX INJECTION is used to treat cancer particularly useful in the treatment of cancers of the breast and lung. In addition, it can be given to treat cancers of the blood-forming tissues such as malignant lymphomas and leukemia.
Is there any food restriction while receiving LIPODOX INJECTION?
No, there is no food restriction while receiving LIPODOX INJECTION. Consult your doctor before undergoing treatment.
When do I need to seek medical help?
Contact your doctor or nurse immediately if you notice any of the following side effects feeling dizzy, feverish, short of breath with a tight chest or throat or have an itchy rash. This type of allergic reaction can be very serious. Your doctor will test your blood cell count during treatment. Doxorubicin may also cause decreased activity in your bone marrow.
What is the effect of LIPODOX INJECTION on the heart?
LIPODOX INJECTION should be used with caution in patients with a current or previous history of cardiac impairment (severe myocardial insufficiency, recent myocardial infarction, severe arrhythmia) Consult your doctor before receiving LIPODOX INJECTION.
What precautions should take before receiving LIPODOX INJECTION?
Before receiving LIPODOX INJECTION, inform your doctor if you have heart problems, have had radiation treatment or currently receiving radiation therapy, are over the age of 50, have liver problems, plan to receive any vaccines, have any other medical conditions. Consult your doctor before receiving the medicine.