Cytoxan is an antineoplastic. It works by stopping or slowing the growth or spread of certain cancer cells. Generic name of Cytoxan is Cyclophosphamide. Cytoxan is also known as Cyclophosphamide, Cycloxan. Brand name of Cytoxan is Cytoxan.
Take Cytoxan tablets by mouth.
Swallow Cytoxan with water.
Take your doses at regular intervals.
If you want to achieve most effective results do not stop taking Cytoxan suddenly.
Cytoxan Missing Dose
Do not take double dose. If you miss a dose you should take it as soon as you remember about your missing. If it is the time for the next dose you should continue your regular dosing schedule.
If you overdose Cytoxan and you don't feel good you should visit your doctor or health care provider immediately.
Store at room temperature at or below 25 degrees C (77 degrees F) away from moisture and heat. This medicine can be stored at room temperatures of up to 30 degrees C (86 degrees F) for a short time. Protect from temperatures above 30 degrees C (86 degrees F). Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date. Keep out of the reach of children.
Cytoxan More Info
Active Ingredient: Cyclophosphamide.
Other Ingredients: Acacia, Fd and C Blue No 1, D and C Yellow No 10 Aluminum Lake, Lactose, Magnesium Stearate, Starch, Stearic Acid, Talc,
Do not take Cytoxan if you are allergic to Cytoxan components or to other similar medicines.
Do not take Cytoxan if you're pregnant or you plan to have a baby, or you are a nursing mother.
Do not take Cytoxan if you are taking tumor necrosis factor (TNF)-blocking medicines (etanercept).
Cytoxan may reduce the number of clot-forming cells (platelets) in your blood. To prevent bleeding, avoid situations in which bruising or injury may occur.
Cytoxan may lower your body's ability to fight infection. Prevent infection by avoiding contact with people with colds or other infections.
Use Cytoxan with great care in case you want to undergo an operation (dental or any other).
Cytoxan may decrease your body's ability to heal wounds.
Cytoxan may increase your chance of developing a second cancer, sometimes even years after stopping treatment with Cytoxan.
Cytoxan may cause infertility that is sometimes permanent.
Be very careful receiving any vaccinations while you are using Cytoxan.
The use of birth control is recommended while using Cytoxan.
Lab tests, including complete blood cell counts, platelet counts, and urine tests, may be performed to monitor your progress or to check for side effects.
Elderly people hould be very careful with Cytoxan because they may be more sensitive to its effects.
Do not stop taking Cytoxan suddenly.