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Alimta Injection

Alimta Injection
Alimta Injection
Product Code : 87
Product Description
Alimta Injection :-

Alimta (pemetrexed) is a cancer medicament, which intervenes with the outspread and development of cancer cells in the body. It is utilized to treat non-small cell lung cancer after different cancer medicament have been tested without successful management. The medicate is also utilized with another medicament known as cisplatin to treat mesothelioma, which is a variety of lung cancer related to exposure to asbestos. Alimta is also applicative for purposes that are not mentioned here.

Side effects

Some common side effects of the medicate include:
  •     Anemia
  •     Chest Pain
  •     Constipation
  •     Depression
  •     Desquamation
  •     Diarrhea
  •     Dyspnoea
  •     Fatigue
  •     Fever
  •     Increased serum creatinine
  •     Infection without neutropenia
  •     Leukopenia
  •     Nausea
  •     Neuropathy
  •     Neutropenia
  •     Pharyngitis
  •     Skin rash
  •     Stomatitis
  •     Thrombocytopenia
  •     Vomiting
  •     Anorexia
  •     Mood Swings
The other side effects include:
  •     Embolism
  •     Thrombosis
  •     Dehydration
  •     Dysphagia
  •     Oesophagitis
  •     Odynophagia
Interaction:

A total of 390 medicates are well-known to interact with Alimta (pemetrexed). Some of the medications that are checked in combination with Alimta are listed below:
  •     Aloxi (palonosetron)
  •     Carboplatin
  •     Cisplatin
  •     Compazine (prochlorperazine)
  •     Decadron (dexamethasone)
  •     Dexamethasone
  •     Folic Acid
  •     Furosemide

It's not an all-inclusive listing, always consult the doctor before using this medicine.

Precaution

Alimta should not be used in case of following conditions:
  •     Kidney disease (specially if you take ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin) or some other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medicates, or NSAIDs);
  •     Liver disease
  •     A weak immune system
  •     Excess liquid in the space around your liver, lung or other internal organs.
  •     If you are pregnant as it can harm the unborn baby. Use an effective birth prevention to avoid pregnancy during the usages of Alimta.
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