Daunorubicin Hydrochloride Lyophilisate For Solution For Injection 20Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Daunorubicin Hydrochloride: Lyophilisate for solution for injection (20mg)

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What is this Medicine?

DAUNORUBICIN (daw noe ROO bi sin) is a chemotherapy drug. This medicine is used to treat acute leukemias.

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Daunorubicin Hydrochloride 20mg Powder for Injection

NDC: 007035032
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Acute Myelogenous Leukemia (AML), Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL)

Storage Information
Refrigerate (between 36 and 46 degrees F)
Protect from light
Daunorubicin Hydrochloride 20mg Powder for Injection

Reported Side Effects for Daunorubicin Hydrochloride 20mg Powder for Injection

Anaphylactoid Reactions Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Chills Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Nail Discoloration Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Rash Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Allergic Skin Reaction Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Fever Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Heart Failure Incidence:
<10.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Heart Muscle Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Heart Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Hives Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Urine Discoloration Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Pancytopenia Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Low White Blood Cell Counts Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Platelet Count Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low White Blood Cells Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Anemia Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Hair Loss Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

SECOND Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

THIRD Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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