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Cycloxan 50mg Tablet

By ZYDUS LIFESCIENCES LIMITED
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
MRP 42.60*
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Cycloxan 50 MG Description

Cycloxan Tablet contains cyclophosphamide, which is an anti-cancer medicine. It is used in various types of cancer of the blood, eye, breast, etc and in certain kidney diseases in children where othe

r treatments cannot be given. This medicine should be taken as directed by the doctor and in doses and duration as prescribed. Before starting Cycloxan Tablet, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.

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Product Summary

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ContainsCyclophosphamide(50.0 Mg)
UsesCancer and a type of kidney disease in children
Side effectsFever, loss of hair, nausea, vomiting, loose motions
TherapyANTI-NEOPLASTIC
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uses

Uses of Cycloxan 50 MG

  • Cycloxan Tablet is used in the treatment of various types of cancer such as cancer of the blood, eye, breast.
  • It is also used in a certain kidney disease in children in whom other treatments cannot be given.
contraindications

Contraindications of Cycloxan 50 MG

  • If you are allergic to cyclophosphamide or any of the other ingredients of this medicine.
  • If you have an obstruction in the urinary path.
sideEffects

Side effects of Cycloxan 50 MG

  • Fever
  • Loss of hair
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Loose motions
  • Mouth ulcer
  • Blurring of vision
  • Dizziness
  • Absence of menstrual period
  • Early stoppage of the menstrual period
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Cycloxan 50 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Cycloxan Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
The component of Cycloxan Tablets is known to be harmful to foetus. It may cause birth defects, foetal growth retardation, miscarriage and foetotoxic effects in the newborn. Hence, it should be avoided in pregnant women. Consult your doctor before taking it if you are pregnant.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Cycloxan Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited information available on the use of the Cycloxan Tablet in breastfeeding women. Thus consult your doctor before taking it.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Cycloxan Tablet?
A:
Cycloxan Tablets may cause dizziness and blurring of vision. Therefore, avoid driving while on this medicine.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Cycloxan Tablet?
A:
Consuming alcohol along with Cycloxan Tablet, increases nausea and vomiting. Therefore, alcohol drinking should be avoided while taking this medicine.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • Your immunity is suppressed.
  • You have kidney disease, liver disease or heart disease.
  • You are planning for pregnancy, as the use of Cycloxan Tablet can impair fertility.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Cycloxan 50 MG

How Does It Work?

Cyclophosphamide works by slowing or stopping the growth of cancer cells by interfering with DNA and RNA synthesis and protein synthesis.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Cycloxan 50 MG

Cycloxan Tablet should be taken as prescribed by your doctor. It should be swallowed whole with a sufficient amount of water. It should be taken in the morning and with food. Do not miss any dose or t...
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interactions

Interactions of Cycloxan 50 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of Cycloxan Tablets with medicines known as protease inhibitors such as doxorubicin, etoposide can increase the blood concentration of this Tablet.
  • Medicines used in rheumatoid arthritis such as azathioprine, when taken along with this Tablet, can cause liver toxicities.
  • Antifungal medicines such as metronidazole, when taken along with this medicine, can cause brain diseases.
  • Concomitant use along with medicines used to thin blood such as warfarin may affect the effect of warfarin.
  • Discuss with your doctor if you are taking any other medicines, before starting with the Cycloxan Tablet.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Cycloxan 50 MG

  • Store Cycloxan Tablet at 20°c to 25°c in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Cycloxan 50 MG

Overdose

  • Symptoms of an overdose of Cycloxan Tablets include fever, cough, weakness, dizziness, chest pain, breathing difficulty, etc.
  • If you have taken too much of this medicine, then contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital immediately.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of Cycloxan Tablet, then take it as soon as you remember. If it's already time for the next dose, then skip the missed dose and follow the regular dosing schedule.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Does the intake of Cycloxan cause loose motions?

A: Yes, the intake of Cycloxan Tablet can cause loose motions as a side effect. If side effect persists, then immediately inform your doctor.

Q: Should Cycloxan Tablets be taken with food or without food?

A: Cycloxan Tablets should be taken with food to avoid stomach problems.

Q: How does the Cycloxan work?

A: Cycloxan Tablet works by stopping or slowing the growth of cancer cells by interfering with DNA and RNA synthesis and protein synthesis.
Product Details
Brand
CYCLOXAN
Country of Origin
India
Last Updated on: 22 Apr 2022 | 07:28 PM (IST)
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