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Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
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Fludarabine (Overview)

Fludarabine is an anti-cell breakdown agent which is a kind of cancer drug.


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Should cytoxan, fludara, (fludarabine) leucovorin be taken together?

Should cytoxan, fludara, (fludarabine) leucovorin be taken together?

Porbably not: The combination of chemotherapy is dependent on the disease being treated. The drugs you mention are not generally given in combination together. ...Read more

Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
6 doctors shared insights

Fludarabine (Overview)

Fludarabine is an anti-cell breakdown agent which is a kind of cancer drug.


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Why flavedon mr35mg used what is the side effect?

Why flavedon mr35mg used what is the side effect?

Flavedon: Read this article first===>http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/trimetazidine. The drug is principally used now for patients with angina (heart pain) and has been shown to be effective. It should not be used if you have any movement disorders such a s restless leg syndrome or parkinson's-like neurologist symptoms. Rad the side effects and you and your doctor van decide whether its right for you. ...Read more

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Thinking of doing the abc diet, no what to do and all that, but what are the side effects?

Thinking of doing the abc diet, no what to do and all that, but what are the side effects?

Agree w Dr. McGee: With the Ana Boot Camp Diet would anticipate possible side effects like malnutrition, fatigue, overly rapid weight loss, dizziness, low energy level, loss of large % of muscle mass – including heart muscle, problems with sleep, electrolyte imbalances, cold sensitivity, depression, paranoia etc. It may also be the start of a pattern of unhealthy eating. ...Read more

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Please help! what happens when someone has a drug overdose?

Please help! what happens when someone has a drug overdose?

That depends on: How serious it is and what drugs or medications were taken. Overdoses are often treated initially in an emergency room. The person is monitored and often they have intravenous fluids. If they stopped breathing - a tube can be inserted to assist with breathing. Sometimes they are given charcoal to absorb the drugs and sometimes their stomach is "pumped". They may need to be given medications. ...Read more

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What is Fludara (fludarabine)?

What is Fludara (fludarabine)?

Fludara (fludarabine): Fludara (fludarabine) is a cancer medication that treats chronic lymphocytic leukemia. ...Read more

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Who should not use Fludara (fludarabine)?

Fludara (fludarabine): "hypersens. to drug/class/compon. caution in elderly pts caution if renal impairment. caution if myelosuppression." Per: https://online.epocrates.com/u/1031538/fludarabine/Contraindications+Cautions ...Read more

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What side effects are associated with Fludara (fludarabine)?

Fludara (fludarabine): See: http://www.drugs.com/sfx/fludarabine-side-effects.html

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How effective is fludarabine (Fludara) for treating lymphoma?

How effective is fludarabine (Fludara) for treating lymphoma?

Not very: For most lymphomas fludarabine is not the treatment of choice. The appropriate therapy depends substantially on the subtype of lymphoma. Fludarabine has been used in many indolent lymphomas and does have efficacy but newer agents have the same benefits with less toxicity. The only lymphoma in which fludarabine is routinely used at this point is CLL as part of the combination FCR or FR. ...Read more

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How effective is Fludarabine (Fludara) for treating leukemia?

How effective is Fludarabine (Fludara) for treating leukemia?

Fludara (fludarabine): Fludara (fludarabine) can be beneficial in the treatment of Chronic lymphocytic leukemia. ...Read more

Dr. Lynne Weixel
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Fludara (Definition)

Fludara is an anti-cell breakdown agent which is a ...Read more