Chlorambucil Tablets - Clokeran
Brand Name: Clokeran
Contents: Chlorambucil 2mg Tablets
Manufacturer: Natco Pharma Limited
Strength: 2mg / 5mg
Packing: Pack of 30 tabs
Clokeran is an anti-cancer ("antineoplastic" or "cytotoxic") chemotherapy drug. This medication is classified as an "alkylating agent." It is classified as an alkylating agent. Alkylating agents are most active in the resting phase of the cell. These drugs are cell cycle non-specific. There are several types of alkylating agents.
MEDICINE USES :
Natco Chlorambucil is used to treat chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), Hodgkin's disease, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, breast, ovarian and testicular cancer, Waldenstrom's macroglobulinemia, thrombocythemia, choriocarcinoma.
CHLORAMBUCIL COMMON SIDE EFFECTS :
bone marrow suppression (fever, bleeding, flu symptoms).
Call your doctor at once if you have:
seizure (convulsions); an unusual mass or lump; severe vomiting or diarrhea; new or worsening cough;
easy bruising, unusual bleeding (nose, mouth, vagina, or rectum), purple or red pinpoint spots under your skin;
liver problems--nausea, upper stomach pain, itching, tired feeling, loss of appetite, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes);
low white blood cell counts--fever, swollen gums, painful mouth sores, pain when swallowing, skin sores, cold or flu symptoms, cough, trouble breathing; or
severe skin reaction--fever, sore throat, swelling in your face or tongue, burning in your eyes, skin pain, followed by a red or purple skin rash that spreads (especially in the face or upper body) and causes blistering and peeling.
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about s