Reditux RA Injectionis used in the treatment of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL), rheumatoid arthritis,blood cancer (chronic lymphocytic leukemia), granulomatosis with polyangiitisand microscopic polyangiitis.
Reditux RA Injection is given as aninjection under the supervision of doctor. You must take it in a dose asadvised by the doctor. Your doctor will decide what dose is necessary and howoften you need to take it. This will depend on what you are being treated forand may change from time to time. You should take it exactly as your doctor hasadvised. Taking it in the wrong way or taking too much can cause very seriousside effects. Reditux RA Injection maytake several weeks or months for you to see or feel the benefits but do notstop taking it unless your doctor tells you to.
The most common side effects of this RedituxRA Injection include headache, weakness, edema, infection, and hair loss. Reditux RA Injection may reduce thenumber of blood cells (decrease red blood and white blood cells) in your blood,thereby, increasing the susceptibility to infections. Regular blood tests arerequired to check your blood cells along with hepatitis B.
Before taking it, tell your doctor if you have heart disease, liver, orplanning surgery or vaccination or are taking any medicines to treatinfections. Many other medicines can affect, or be affected by, this medicineso let your doctor know all medications you are using. Reditux RA Injection is not recommended during pregnancy or whilebreastfeeding. The use of effective contraception by both males and femalesduring treatment is important to avoid pregnancy.
USES OF REDITUX RAINJECTION
Non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL),
Blood cancer (Chronic lymphocytic leukemia),
Granulomatosis with polyangiitis,
Brand name: Reditux
International trade name: Rituxan
Active substance: Rituximab
Category: Anti Cancer
Packaging: 1 Vial
Product form: Injection