Avastin 100mg Injection is an anticancer medication. It is used in the treatment of cancer of colon and rectum, non-small cell lung cancer, kidney cancer, brain tumor, ovarian and cervical cancer. It helps to prevent the growth of new blood vessels that feed tumors and stops tumors from growing.
Avastin 100mg Injection is an effective medicine, first-line option when used together with other cancer medicines. It is given as an infusion. That means you get it through a small needle in your vein or through a port, which is a device placed under your skin. The doctor will decide your dose and duration and will check you for signs of an infusion reaction such as high blood pressure and trouble breathing. You keep taking Avastin 100mg Injection as long as your disease is controlled and your side effects are manageable. Your doctor will determine whether you should stop taking it or not. You may be advised to check blood pressure and levels of protein in urine while you are taking this medication.
Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy or breastfeeding. Many other medicines can affect, or be affected by, this medicine so let your healthcare team know all medications you are using.
BENEFITS OF AVASTIN INJECTION
In Cancer of colon and rectum
In Non-small cell lung cancer
In Kidney cancer
In Brain tumor
In Ovarian cancer
In Cervical cancer
HOW TO USE AVASTIN INJECTION
HOW AVASTIN INJECTION WORKS
Sleepiness and fainting have been reported with Avastin 100mg Injection and this may impair your ability to drive.
WHAT IF YOU FORGET TO TAKE AVASTIN INJECTION?