Hexalen 50 mg/1

Hexalen Capsule is a product of Eisai Limited

Group: Approved Antineoplastic Agents

Name: Hexalen

Dosage: Capsule

Strength: 50 mg/1

Route: Oral

Pharmaceutical company : Eisai Limited

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Indication: For use as a single agent in the palliative treatment of patients with persistent or recurrent ovarian cancer following first-line therapy with a cisplatin and/or alkylating agent-based combination.

Category:

  • Alkylating Activity
  • Alkylating Drugs
  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • Antineoplastic Agents, Alkylating
  • Antineoplastic and Immunomodulating Agents
  • Immunosuppressive Agents
  • Myelosuppressive Agents
  • Noxae
  • Toxic Actions
  • Triazines
  • Food Interactions; Not Available

    Altretamine Definition:
    An alkylating agent proposed as an antineoplastic. It also acts as a chemosterilant for male houseflies and other insects.

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    Hexalen

    Therapeutic indications This medication is used to treat cancer of the ovaries

    This is not a complete list of possible side effects..See also Warning section..In the US -Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects..
    Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant..**Precautions**Before taking altretamine, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies.. If you become pregnant, talk to your doctor right away about the risks and benefits of this medication..


    HEXALEN Rx

    Therapeutic indications Gynecologic cancers


    D).. Interactions: Avoid pyridoxine.. Severe orthostatic hypotension with MAOIs..


    ENSURE PLUS OTC

    Therapeutic indications Formulas


    Adults and Children: Provides 355Cal/8oz.. Pharmacological Class: Medical nutritional supplement..


    HEXALEN Rx

    Therapeutic indications Gynecologic cancers


    Indications for HEXALEN: Palliative treatment of persistent or recurrent ovarian cancer following first-line therapy with a cisplatin and/or alkylating agent-based combination.. Severe orthostatic hypotension with MAOIs.. Warnings/Precautions: Monitor for myelosuppression (do monthly CBCs) and neurotoxicity..


    ENSURE PLUS OTC

    Therapeutic indications Formulas


    Pharmacological Class: Medical nutritional supplement..Indications for ENSURE PLUS: Oral nutritional supplement with concentrated calories and protein for patients who need to gain or maintain weight, those who have fluid restrictions, or those need volume-limited feedings..


    ENSURE PUDDING OTC

    Therapeutic indications Formulas


    Indications for ENSURE PUDDING: Oral nutritional supplement for patients with chewing or swallowing difficulty, need consistency-modified diets (soft, pureed, full liquid), have fluid restrictions, and/or need volume-limited feedings.. See Also: ENSURE READY TO USE ENSURE POWDER Pharmacological Class: Medical nutritional supplement.. Adults and Children: Provides 170Cal/4oz..


    ZOVIRAX OINTMENT Rx

    Therapeutic indications Skin infections (topicals)


    How Supplied: Oint—30g; Crm—5g .. Nursing mothers..


    ENSURE PUDDING OTC

    Therapeutic indications Formulas


    Indications for ENSURE PUDDING: Oral nutritional supplement for patients with chewing or swallowing difficulty, need consistency-modified diets (soft, pureed, full liquid), have fluid restrictions, and/or need volume-limited feedings.. See Also: ENSURE READY TO USE ENSURE POWDER Pharmacological Class: Medical nutritional supplement..


    ENTERAGAM Rx

    Therapeutic indications Vitamins, minerals, supplements


    Generic Availability: NO How Supplied: Packets (10g)—30 .. Warnings/Precautions: Must use under physician supervision.. Maintenance: at least 1 packet daily..


    Diethylpropion CIV

    Therapeutic indications Obesity


    Glaucoma.. Drug or alcohol abuse.. Note: Formerly known under the brand names Tenuate, Tepanil (tabs); Tenuate Dospan, Tepanil Ten-tab (SR tabs)..


    Diethylpropion sustained-release tabs CIV

    Therapeutic indications Obesity


    Arrhythmias may occur with general anesthetics.. Adult: 25mg 3 times daily 1 hr before meals and in midevening for night hunger or one 75mg sustained-release tab daily in midmorning..Indications for Diethylpropion sustained-release tabs: Short-term adjunct in management of exogenous obesity..


    CORTIFOAM Rx

    Therapeutic indications Colorectal disorders


    Pharmacological Class: Steroid.. Thrombophlebitis.. Tuberculosis..


    CYCLOSET Rx

    Therapeutic indications Diabetes


    8mg per week as tolerated until max 4.. Concomitant moderate CYP3A4 inhibitors (eg, erythromycin): max 1.. Pregnancy (Cat..


    Benzphetamine CIII

    Therapeutic indications Obesity


    X).. Adult: Initially 25–50mg daily in mid-morning or mid-afternoon.. Interactions: Hypertensive crisis with MAOIs..


    ENTERAGAM Rx

    Therapeutic indications Vitamins, minerals, supplements


    Adult: Dissolve packet contents in at least 4oz (120mL) of water or other liquids; stir until fully mixed (do not shake); or, may be mixed in foods (eg, pudding, yogurt); consume dose immediately after mixing.. Pharmacological Class: Medical food..


    NATRECOR Rx

    Therapeutic indications CHF and arrhythmias


    Nursing mothers.. Pregnancy (Cat.. Cardiogenic shock..


    Biothrax Vial

    Therapeutic indications This vaccine is used to help prevent serious, sometimes fatal, infections caused by a certain bacteria (Bacillus anthracis) in people who may be exposed to the bacteria (such as military personnel, laboratory workers who handle the bacteria Bacillus anthracis)

    Contact the health care professional for medical advice aboutside effects..Infrequently, temporary symptoms such as fainting/dizziness/lightheadedness, vision changes, numbness/tingling, or seizure-like movements have happened after vaccine injections..A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare..
    This document does not contain all possible drug interactions.. Talk to your health care professional for more details.. Consult your health care professional for more details..


    ATIVAN INJECTION CIV

    Therapeutic indications Anesthetics
    Seizure disorders


    Outpatient endoscopy..05mg/kg, max 4mg.. Caution with concomitant scopolamine, loxapine, clozapine, haloperidol, or other CNS depressant drugs..


    Diethylpropion sustained-release tabs CIV

    Therapeutic indications Obesity


    Note: Formerly known under the brand names Tenuate, Tepanil (tabs); Tenuate Dospan, Tepanil Ten-tab (SR tabs).. Cardiovascular disease.. Interactions: Hypertensive crisis with MAOIs..


    Diethylpropion CIV

    Therapeutic indications Obesity


    Epilepsy.. Contraindications: Arteriosclerosis.. Antagonized by phenothiazines..


    Anthrax Vaccine Suspension

    Therapeutic indications This vaccine is used to help prevent serious, sometimes fatal, infections caused by a certain bacteria (Bacillus anthracis) in people who may be exposed to the bacteria (such as military personnel, laboratory workers who handle the bacteria Bacillus anthracis)

    ..Infrequently, temporary symptoms such as fainting/dizziness/lightheadedness, vision changes, numbness/tingling, or seizure-like movements have happened after vaccine injections.. Sitting or lying down may relieve symptoms..
    Does Anthrax Vaccine Suspension interact with other medications?.. Talk to your health care professional for more details..Before receiving this vaccination, tell your health care professional your medical history, especially of: current fever/illness, immune system problems (such as HIV infection), bleeding disorders (such as hemophilia, thrombocytopenia)..


    Dextroamphetamine sulfate tablets CII

    Therapeutic indications ADHD
    Sleep-wake disorders


    Note: Formerly known under the brand name Dextrostat.. Drug or alcohol abuse.. Monitor growth in children..


    ADIPEX-P CIV

    Therapeutic indications Obesity


    Warnings/Precautions: Discontinue if dyspnea, angina pectoris, syncope, lower extremity edema or other symptoms of primary pulmonary hypertension occur..C).. Adult: >16yrs: 37..


    ADIPEX-P CIV

    Therapeutic indications Obesity


    Adult: >16yrs: 37.. Hypertension..C)..


    CORTIFOAM Rx

    Therapeutic indications Colorectal disorders


    Contraindications: Rectal obstruction.. CHF.. Osteoporosis..


    RAPIVAB Rx

    Therapeutic indications Viral infections


    Pregnancy.. Adult: Start within 2 days of symptom onset.. Renal impairment (CrCl 30–49mL/min): 200mg; (CrCl 10–29mL/min): 100mg; (on hemodialysis): give after dialysis..


    ATGAM Rx

    Therapeutic indications Anemias
    Organ rejection prophylaxis


    Delaying onset of allograft rejection: fixed dose of 15mg/kg daily for 14 days, then every other day for 14 days for a total of 21 doses in 28 days.. Do not dilute in dextrose injection or highly acidic infusion solutions.. Contains human plasma; monitor for possible infection transmission..


    ATGAM Rx

    Therapeutic indications Anemias
    Organ rejection prophylaxis


    Monitor for leukopenia, thrombocytopenia, or infection esp.. with concomitant corticosteroids and antimetabolites.. Give by IV infusion over >4hrs..


    NAPRELAN Rx

    Therapeutic indications Arthritis/rheumatic disorders
    Dysmenorrhea
    Nonnarcotic analgesics


    Avoid in recent MI, severe heart failure; if necessary, monitor.. Dehydration.. 1g once daily, or 1..


    CYCLOSET Rx

    Therapeutic indications Diabetes


    8mg/day.. Potentiates antihypertensives; caution.. Allergy to ergot-related drugs..


    Effects of Hexalen 50 mg/1 by reaction with another drug or drugs

  • The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Altretamine is combined with Medrysone.
  • The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Abatacept is combined with Altretamine.
  • Altretamine may increase the orthostatic hypotensive activities of Phenelzine.
  • The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Triamcinolone is combined with Altretamine.
  • The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Altretamine is combined with Vorinostat.
  • The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Altretamine is combined with Tedizolid phosphate.
  • The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Altretamine is combined with Paramethasone.
  • The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Vinorelbine is combined with Altretamine.
  • The therapeutic efficacy of SRP 299 can be decreased when used in combination with Altretamine.
  • The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Altretamine is combined with Ponatinib.
  • The risk or severity of orthostatic hypotension can be increased when Altretamine is combined with Tianeptine.
  • The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Melphalan is combined with Altretamine.
  • The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Altretamine is combined with Carboplatin.
  • The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Altretamine is combined with Meprednisone.
  • The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Altretamine is combined with Mizoribine.
  • The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Altretamine is combined with Docetaxel.
  • The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Altretamine is combined with Fluocinolone acetonide.
  • The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Altretamine is combined with Tixocortol.
  • The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Altretamine is combined with Halcinonide.
  • The risk or severity of infection can be increased when Rubella virus vaccine is combined with Altretamine.