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Cytodrox 500mg Strip Of 10 Capsules
Cytodrox 500mg Strip Of 10 Capsules
Cytodrox 500mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

Cytodrox 500mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

By CIPLA LIMITED
10 Capsule(s) in Strip
104.34*
MRP 127.25
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Cytodrox 500 MG Description

Cytodrox Capsule is used for the treatment of certain types of cancer. It contains hydroxyurea as its active medicine. This medicine should be taken as directed by the doctor and in the correct doses

and for the exact duration as prescribed. Before using this medicine, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹104.34
You Save₹22.91 (18% on MRP)
ContainsHydroxyurea / Hydroxycarbamide(500.0 Mg)
UsesCancer
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, constipation, abdominal pain
TherapyANTI-NEOPLASTIC
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uses

Uses of Cytodrox 500 MG

Cytodrox Capsule is used for the treatment of certain types of cancer.
contraindications

Contraindications of Cytodrox 500 MG

  • If you have allergy to hydroxyurea or any of the ingredients of this medicine.
  • If you have a history of any blood-related problems.
  • If you are suffering from severe anaemia.
sideEffects

Side effects of Cytodrox 500 MG

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Stomatitis
  • Constipation
  • Stomach discomfort
  • Dyspepsia
  • Abdominal pain
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Cytodrox 500 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Cytodrox Capsule during pregnancy?
A:
You should not take this medicine if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant unless prescribed by your doctor.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Cytodrox Capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
Hydroxyurea from Cytodrox Capsule passes into breast milk, do not use this medicine while breastfeeding unless prescribed by your doctor.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Cytodrox Capsule?
A:
Cytodrox Capsule may cause drowsiness, caution is advised.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Cytodrox Capsule?
A:
No known interactions with alcohol.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have kidney or liver problems.
  • You have a history of gout, ulcers of the leg.
  • You are pregnant.
  • You have previously undergone radiotherapy or chemotherapy or are currently taking any other medicines for cancer treatment, especially interferon therapy.
  • You have a folic acid deficiency.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Cytodrox 500 MG

How Does It Work?

Hydroxyurea stops replication or multiplication of the cancer cells by interfering with DNA (genetic material) synthesis. Without DNA, the cancer cells cannot multiply, so cancer will be in control.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Cytodrox 500 MG

  • Cytodrox Capsules should be taken as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow it whole with a glass of water. Do not cut, break or chew the medicine.
  • It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for optimal results.
  • Do not consume more than that prescribed by your doctor.
interactions

Interactions of Cytodrox 500 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Cytodrox Capsule works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interactions.
  • Especially anti-HIV medicines and some vaccines. If you recently had a vaccination or are planning to have one, tell your doctor.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Cytodrox 500 MG

Store in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat. Keep it away from children and pets. Discard any unused medicine properly, do not flush in the toilet or throw it in...
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dosage

Dosage of Cytodrox 500 MG

Overdose

Seek medical attention in case you have consumed too much of this medicine.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed any dose of Cytodrox Capsule, take it as soon as you remember. However, If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Do...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I stop taking Cytodrox Capsule on my own?

A: No, you should not suddenly stop taking Cytodrox Capsule, even if you are feeling well, as it may worsen your symptoms. If you feel any discomfort while on treatment, contact your doctor.

Q: How many Cytodrox Capsule can I take in a day?

A: The dose of Cytodrox Capsule varies from person to person. Your doctor will prescribe your dose after assessing your symptoms.
Product Details
Brand
CYTODROX
Expires on or After
29/09/2026
Last Updated on: 20 Jun 2022 | 10:25 AM (IST)

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