Wellcovorin IM/IV

Active Ingredient(s): Leucovorin
Category: Cancer



Wellcovorin IM/IV Overview

Folinic acid, also known as leucovorin, is a medication used to decrease the toxic effects of methotrexate and pyrimethamine.[2][3] It is also used in combination with 5-fluorouracil to treat colorectal cancer and pancreatic cancer, may be used to treat folate deficiency that results in anemia, and methanol poisoning.[3][4] It is taken by mouth, injection into a muscle, or injection into a vein.[3] Side effects ma...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Leucovorin
  • Injection: 100mg, 100mg/vial, 10mg/ml, 200mg, 200mg/vial, 25mg/vial, 350mg, 350mg/vial, 500mg, 500mg/vial, 50mg, 50mg/vial, 5mg/ml
  • Tablet: 10mg, 15mg, 25mg, 5mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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