Express delivery to
Select Pincode
Search for Medicine and Healthcare items
Search
medicine

Mitocin 10mg Injection

By ZYDUS CADILA HEALTHCARE LTD
277.10*
MRP 326.00
15% OFF
Inclusive of all taxes
7 days return policyRead More
All the Products are packed and stored Safely

Mitocin 10 MG Description

Mitocin 10mg Injection is an anti-cancer medicine. It is used to treat various kinds of metastatic and advanced cancer (that spreads in the body) such as breast, stomach, lungs or pancreas. Mitocin

0mg Injection contains mitomycin as the active ingredient. It acts by killing cancer-causing cells, thereby preventing the spread of infection. This will be given by a doctor or nurse at a hospital or clinic.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹277.10
You Save₹48.90 (15% on MRP)
ContainsMitomycin(10.0 Mg)
UsesCancer
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, low platelet count, bone marrow suppression
TherapyANTI-NEOPLASTIC
Check more medicines with composition as Mitomycin(10.0 Mg)

Uses of Mitocin 10 MG

It is used to treat stomach, breast, lung or pancreatic cancer that has spread to other parts of the body.

Contraindications of Mitocin 10 MG

  • If you are allergic to mitomycin or any other ingredient of Mitocin 10mg Injection .
  • If you have decreased blood cell count, such as low platelets, low white blood cells, etc.
  • If you are breastfeeding.
  • If you have lung, liver or kidney conditions or are in a poor health state.

Side effects of Mitocin 10 MG

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Bone marrow suppression
  • Decreased white blood cells
  • Decrease platelets
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath

Precautions and Warnings of Mitocin 10 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Mitocin 10mg Injection during pregnancy?
A:
Mitocin 10mg Injection may cause harm to the unborn baby if used during pregnancy. Thus, this medicine should not be used during pregnancy unless advised by your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Mitocin 10mg Injection while breastfeeding?
A:
Cisplatin in Mitocin 10mg Injection passes into the breast milk, thus it should not be used by a nursing mother.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Mitocin 10mg Injection ?
A:
If you experience altered consciousness after taking this , it is advised to avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Mitocin 10mg Injection ?
A:
You should avoid consuming alcohol while on Mitocin 10mg Injection. Talk to your doctor if you consume it often.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have kidney disease or are on any other medicine that alters kidney function.
  • You are on dialysis.
  • You are allergic to this medicine or any other undesired side effects.
  • You have or had liver or lung disease.
  • You have or had bone marrow failure.
  • You are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding.
  • You have low haemoglobin, low blood count or altered blood function.
  • You are elderly.
  • You had or have planned live vaccination such as yellow fever.

Mode of Action of Mitocin 10 MG

How Does It Work?

The growth and multiplication of cells take place through DNA, a genetic material. Mitomycin works by inhibiting the growth and multiplication of cancer cells by stopping them from making DNA, resulti...
Read more

Directions for Use of Mitocin 10 MG

  • Mitocin 10mg Injection will be given in the hospital by your doctor or nurse as an injection.
  • Do not self-inject this .

Interactions of Mitocin 10 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Mitocin 10mg Injection works or Mitocin 10mg Injection 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 interaction.
  • Especially if you are taking other cancer medicines or vitamin 6 supplements.
  • If you are or have taken any live vaccine recently such as yellow fever.

Storage and disposal of Mitocin 10 MG

  • Store Mitocin 10mg Injection below 25°C.
  • Protect it from direct sunlight.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Mitocin 10 MG

Overdose

Your doctor or nurse will give this so it is unlikely that you overdose on this medicine. Overdose of Mitocin 10mg Injection may cause kidney or liver damage, hearing loss, vision loss, nausea, vomi...
Read more

Missed a Dose

You will be monitored by your doctor or nurse as to when Mitocin 10mg Injection should be given to you. It is unlikely that the dose will be missed. However, if you think your doctor or nurse might h...
Read more

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

^

Q: What is Mitocin 10mg Injection ?

A: Mitocin 10mg Injection is an anti-cancer medicine used to treat various types of cancers. It is used to treat advanced and metastatic (spreading) cancer such as breast, pancreas, stomach and lungs.

Q: Can I stop taking Mitocin 10mg Injection if I feel better?

A: Do not stop taking Mitocin 10mg Injection until and unless your doctor advises you. If you stop taking this medicine, it can lead to an incomplete killing of cancer cells and thus increase the risk of reoccurrence of cancer. The doctor will gradually decrease the dose as per the need.
Product Details
Brand
MITOCIN
Expires on or After
31/12/2022

Other Products from this Brand

Last Updated on: 17 Jun 2022 | 04:39 PM (IST)

Health Articles

Disclaimer
The information provided herein is supplied to the best of our abilities to make it accurate and reliable as it is published after a review by a team of professionals. This information is solely intended to provide a general overview on the product and must be used for informational purposes only. You should not use the information provided herein to diagnose, prevent, or cure a health problem. Nothing contained on this page is intended to create a doctor-patient relationship, replace or be a substitute for a registered medical practitioner's medical treatment/advice or consultation. The absence of any information or warning to any medicine shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance. We highly recommend that you consult your registered medical practitioner for all queries or doubts related to your medical condition. You hereby agree that you shall not make any health or medical-related decision based in whole or in part on anything contained in the Site. Please click here for detailed T&C.