Active Ingredient(s): Doxorubicin Liposomal
FDA Approved: * November 17, 1995
Pharm Company: * ALZA
Category: Cancer

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

Doxil Overview

Doxorubicin, sold under the brand name Adriamycin among others, is a chemotherapy medication used to treat cancer.[3] This includes breast cancer, bladder cancer, Kaposi's sarcoma, lymphoma, and acute lymphocytic leukemia.[3] It is often used together with other chemotherapy agents.[3] Doxorubicin is given by injection into a vein.[3] Common side effects include hair loss, bone marrow suppression, vomiting, rash, and inflammation...

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Duxil availability

I Duxil for years in Egypt. But now I need to know the name of Duxil in Germany, or an alternate drug. ## I don't know if it's available in Germany or what the name brand may be, but I can provide you with information on the medication, so you can check with a doctor or pharmacist there to see if it or an alternative is available. The active ingredient in Duxil is Almitrine, it's most commonly used as a respiratory stimulant. You can learn more about it here: Is there anything else I can help with? ## Kindly let me know doxil alternate medicine name. Here in pakistan doxil is not available.

Duxil - side effects

Is one of its side-effects, a continuing noise in ears? (Tinnitus) ## From my record common side effects while taking Doxil are diarrhea, hair loss, loss of appetite, feeling of being tired and weak. To learn more click on the link below... Do you have any more questions or information to add? Please post back if you do. ## I've been taking duxil for 1 week now to cure a dizeniss and i started to get the noise in ears, specially the left ear. also i'm getting vision issues espicially at night ## I've been taking it for 2 weeks because I had inner ear infiction , the doctor told me I should take it for a month even though the dizziness has gone from the 5th day after taking the antibiotic.. after taking Duxil I get sounds in ears , I feel my head is hot and burning from the i...


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Doxorubicin Liposomal
  • Injectable, Liposomal: 2mg/ml
  • Injection, Liposomal: 20mg/10ml (2mg/ml), 2mg/ml, 50mg/25ml (2mg/ml)
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Doxil: (3 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0338-0063 Doxil 2 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Suspension, Liposomal by Baxter Healthcare Corporation
  • 0338-0067 Doxil 2 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Suspension, Liposomal by Baxter Healthcare Corporation
  • 59676-960 Doxil 2 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Suspension, Liposomal by Janssen Products, Lp

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

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