Introduction to Neoben 50mg Injection 5ml
Neoben 50mg Injection 5ml is an Anti-cancer medication used in the treatment of breast cancer and non-small cell lung cancer. It is given as an injection by a qualified medical professional. Your doctor will decide what dose is necessary and how often you need to take it. This will depend on what you are being treated for and may change from time to time. You should take it exactly as your doctor has advised. Taking it in the wrong way or taking too much can cause very serious side effects. It may take several weeks or months for you to see or feel the benefits but do not stop taking it unless your doctor tells you to.
The most common side effects of this medicine include nausea, vomiting, weakness, fatigue, and hair loss. This medicine may reduce the number of blood cells (decrease red blood and white blood cells) in your blood, thereby, increasing the susceptibility to infections. Regular blood tests are required to check your blood cells along with heart, liver, and blood uric acid levels.
Before taking it, tell your doctor if you have heart disease, liver, or kidney problems or are taking any medicines to treat infections. Many other medicines can affect, or be affected by, this medicine so let your doctor know all medications you are using. This medicine is not recommended during pregnancy or while breastfeeding. The use of effective contraception by both males and females during treatment is important to avoid pregnancy. Men are advised to seek guidance and counselling on sperm conservation before taking this therapy.
Uses of Neoben 50 mg
- Breast cancer
- Non-small cell lung cancer
How Does Neoben 50 Works
Neoben 50mg Injection blocks replication of genetic material (DNA) in the cancer cells. Thus it stops the growth and multiplication of cancer cells.
Side Effects of Neoben 50
- Fever or chills
- Lower back pain
- Sore throat
- Swelling and redness at the injection site
- Chest pain
- Shortness of breath
- Painful urination
- Stomach pain
- Skin Rash
How to Manage Side Effects
- Inform Your Doctor
- Stay Hydrated
- Take with Pre-Medications
- Nausea and Vomiting
- Skin Care
- Pain Management
- Hair Loss
- Blood Cell Counts
- Infection Prevention
Dosage of Neoben 50 mg
Neoben 50 mg Injection contains an active ingredient, Vinorelbine, which is used in the treatment of breast cancer and non-small cell lung cancer. This medicine is available in various strengths and substitutes & must be given on doctor’s prescription only. You should consult your doctor for dosage and time because age and severity of the disease differ from person to person and it can only be judged by your doctor.
Adults are advised to take Neoben 50 mg Injection at a fixed time with or without food as instructed by your Doctor. You must take this medicine regularly on time for better results.
Warning & Precautions
- Liver/kidney disease
- You must use two methods of contraception while on this therapy & 3 months after it to avoid pregnancy
- Men should not father a child while on this therapy & 3 months post it. They must also seek guidance and counseling on sperm conservation before taking this therapy
- You should not drive or operate machinery while taking this medicine as it may cause dizziness
- You must always consult your doctor immediately to get best possible treatment when you are suffering from any of the above mentioned conditions.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. Is Neoben 50mg Injection a vesicant?
Ans. Yes, Neoben 50mg Injection is a vesicant.
2. Is Neoben 50mg Injection effective?
Ans. Neoben 50mg Injection is effective for the dose and duration prescribed by the doctor for your condition.
3. How is Neoben 50mg Injection administered?
Ans. Neoben 50mg Injection is administered as an intravenous infusion.
4. Does Neoben 50mg Injection cause hair loss?
Ans. Neoben 50mg Injection has hair loss as a side effect. Please inform your doctor about any side effects that you may observe while on therapy.