Rituxirel 500mg Injection
RITUXIREL 500MG INJECTION acts as a monoclonal antibody. This drug is relatively new and is used to offer targeted therapy to treat cancer. RITUXIREL 500MG INJECTION only targets cancer cells in the body, thus the drug is less harmful as compared to RITUXIREL 500MG INJECTION radiation treatment.
RITUXIREL 500MG INJECTION is used to treat chronic lymphocytic leukemia and some types of non-hodgkin’s lymphoma.
The first dose of RITUXIREL 500MG INJECTION is given through an IV for about 6 hours. The time period of administering the dose may be reduced afterwards. RITUXIREL 500MG INJECTION is not available in the form of a tablet or pill. The dosage is determined by the doctor as per the patient’s health, age, weight, severity of the cancer and the body’s reaction to the drug.
You may or may not experience any related side effects of RITUXIREL 500MG INJECTION, such as fever accompanied with chills, nausea and vomiting, cough, headache, irritation of the throat and runny nose. If you do experience these side effects, do not be alarmed, just inform you doctor and he will provide medicine to control the symptoms.
There are a few rare but very serious side effects that can occur when you take RITUXIREL 500MG INJECTION, such as pain in the chest, confusion and problems with breathing. Get in touch with the doctor immediately in this case and seek treatment.
Information given here is based on the salt content of the medicine. Uses and effects of the medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a Oncologist before using this medicine.
Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (Nhl)
Decreased White Blood Cell Count
Are there any missed dose instructions?
If you miss a dose of Rituximab, please consult your doctor.