This involves monthly administration of IV cyclophosphamide and is perceived to decrease the overall dosage and toxicity.
Drink plenty of liquids while you are using cyclophosphamide, to prevent harmful effects on your bladder.
Exposure to cyclophosphamide in utero may cause miscarriage, foetal growth retardation, and foetotoxic effects manifesting in the newborn, including leukopenia, anaemia, pancytopenia, severe bone marrow hypoplasia, and gastroenteritis.
Having your central line put in. Having your central line put in. IV continuous daily therapy 60-120 mg m day 1-2. Cyclophosphamide undergoes metabolism to several intermediates with alkylating activity. Cyclophosphamide is used in combination with busulfan as a conditioning regimen before allogeneic haematopoietic progenitor cell transplantation in patients with chronic myelogenous leukaemia.
Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of liver disease, kidney disease, surgery to remove your adrenal glands.
Ask your doctor before use if you are taking the following medications:
Do not use more often than your doctor or health care professional has recommended.
Despite the plethora of large randomized trials demonstrating the efficacy and safety of mechanical and pharmacologic measures in reducing the risk of VTE in a wide range of hospitalized populations of patients, prophylaxis remains grossly underused.
The review by Marken and Pies compared the risk of adverse events with the atypical antipsychotics and haloperidol in 8 categories.
You must not drink alcohol for two weeks after stopping the medicine, as the reaction may still occur in this time.
Severe immunosuppression has lead to serious, sometimes fatal, infections. Learning relaxation techniques, exercising, eating well, getting adequate sleep. Author Helen Allen Peer reviewer Dr Adrian Bonsall. Do not engage in rough sports where there is a chance that bruising or injury may occur.
Girls treated with Cyclophosphamide during prepubescence generally develop secondary sexual characteristics normally and have regular menses.