Cytoxan

Active Ingredient(s): Cyclophosphamide
FDA Approved: * November 16, 1959
Pharm Company: * BRISTOL MYERS SQUIBB
Category: Cancer

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Cytoxan Overview

Cyclophosphamide (CP), also known as cytophosphane among other,[3] is a medication used as chemotherapy and to suppress the immune system.[4] As chemotherapy it is used to treat lymphoma, multiple myeloma, leukemia, ovarian cancer, breast cancer, small cell lung cancer, neuroblastoma, and sarcoma.[4] As an immune suppressor it is used in nephrotic syndrome, granulomatosis with polyangiitis, and following organ transplant, among other conditions....

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Cytoxan - oral / will the side effects get better?

I have been taking oral Cytoxan100 mg/daily for 5 weeks and I have another 7 weeks ahead. I was wondering if anyone has taken this treatment and if the side effects will get better? I am taking the drug for advanced stage Nile Disease (Minimal Change Disease) and am dealing with water retention anyway - but with the drug it is very hard to control - and the water pill (2x 20g Torsemite/daily) is no longer effective as before. But the worst is the nausea that does not go away - I am taking Ondansetron - and it keeps me from vomiting, but all day long with - very short breaks - I feel nausea, bloating in my stomach, and overall live my days in a fog. I have returned to work and it is just miserable to just get through the day. In the evening I have no engery and usually go to bed around 7...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Cyclophosphamide
  • Capsule: 25mg, 50mg
  • Injection: 100mg, 100mg/vial, 1g, 1gm/vial, 200mg, 200mg/vial, 2g, 2gm/vial, 500mg, 500mg/vial
  • Tablet: 25mg, 50mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

Other drugs which contain Cyclophosphamide or a similar ingredient: (3 results)

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Cytoxan - oral / will the side effects get better?
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