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Celginase 5000iu Injection

1 Injection(s) in Injection
MRP 975.00
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Celginase 5000 IU Description

Celginase Injection is an anticancer medicine. It is used to treat certain types of white blood cell cancer and bone marrow. It is also used to treat cancer of lymph nodes. Celginase contains L-Aspar

aginase as the active ingredient. L-Asparaginase in Injection will interfere with the cell growth of cancer cells and thus stop their growth. Celginase Injection will be given to you by your doctor or nurse at the hospital or clinic setup.


Product Summary

Offer Price₹858.00
You Save₹117.00 (12% on MRP)
ContainsL Asparaginase(5000.0 Iu)
Side effectsNausea, fever, vomiting, rash
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Uses of Celginase 5000 IU

Used to treat white blood cell cancer and bone marrow. It is also used to treat cancer of lymph nodes.

Contraindications of Celginase 5000 IU

  • If you are allergic to L-Asparaginase or any other ingredient of Celginase Injection.
  • If you are pregnant.
  • If you have or had a history of inflammation of pancreas or bleeding from the pancreas after taking this medicine.

Side effects of Celginase 5000 IU

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Fever
  • Weight loss
  • Rash

Precautions and Warnings of Celginase 5000 IU



Can I take Celginase Injection during pregnancy?
Celginase should not be used during pregnancy as it may cause harm to the unborn baby. Talk to your doctor if you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant or planning a pregnancy.

Breast Feeding

Can I take Celginase Injection while breastfeeding?
There is limited information about the effect of Celginase in human breast milk. It is not known if this medicine passes into breast milk. Talk to your doctor if you are breastfeeding.


Can I drive if I have consumed Celginase Injection?
Celginase may affect your ability to drive. It is advised to avoid driving if you experience difficulty in concentration.


Can I consume alcohol with Celginase 5000iu Injection?
There is limited information about the effect of Celginase with alcohol. Talk to your doctor if you consume it often.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have or had any allergic reaction after taking Celginase Injection.
  • You have liver or kidney disease.
  • You develop any kind of infection.
  • You are pregnant or think you may be pregnant.
  • You have or are going to take any live vaccine.
  • You have any clot in the brain, lungs, blood, etc.

Mode of Action of Celginase 5000 IU

How Does It Work?

Celginase acts by hindering the process of cancer cell growth by altering the enzyme. It kills and stops the growth of cancer cells in the body.

Directions for Use of Celginase 5000 IU

  • Celginase Injection will be given by a doctor or nurse in a hospital/clinic.
  • Do not self-inject, follow any after-care instructions given by the doctor/nurse.

Interactions of Celginase 5000 IU

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines affect the way the Celginase Injection works or Celginase itself reduces the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Inform the doctor about other medicine, herbal preparation and supplements you are taking to avoid possible interactions.
  • Especially if you are on any other cancer medicine and steroids.

Storage and disposal of Celginase 5000 IU

  • Store Celginase Injection at room temperature in a cool and dry place away from heat and moisture.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.

Dosage of Celginase 5000 IU


Celginase Injection will be given by a doctor or nurse thus chances of overdose are unlikely. However, if you experience any discomfort or specific symptoms inform your doctor or reach out to the near...
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Missed a Dose

It is unlikely that the dose of Celginase will be missed if you are monitored in a healthcare set-up. However, if you have missed any dose of this injection inform your doctor or nurse immediately.

Content Details


Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD


Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: What lifestyle changes should be considered for managing cancer?

A: You should plan your diet, consume a balanced diet which has proteins, whole grain fibrous fruits and vegetables. Limit carbohydrate and sugar intake. Exercise regularly. Consult your doctor before starting any diet or food habits.

Q: What is the composition of Celginase Injection?

A: Celginase contains L-Asparaginase as an active ingredient.
Last Updated on: 17 Jun 2022 | 04:36 PM (IST)

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