Mitomycin Powder For Solution For Injection 20Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Mitomycin: Powder for solution for injection (20mg)

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What is this Medicine?

MITOMYCIN (mye toe MYE sin) is a chemotherapy drug. This medicine is used to treat cancer of the stomach and pancreas.

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Mitomycin 20mg Powder for Injection (NOVAPLUS)

NDC: 553900452
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Gastric Cancer, Pancreatic Cancer

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Colorectal Cancer, Cervical Cancer, Biliary Tract Cancer, Anal Cancer, Mesothelioma, Head And Neck Cancer, Bladder Cancer

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Avoid excessive heat (above 104 degrees F)
Mitomycin 20mg Powder for Injection (NOVAPLUS)

Reported Side Effects for Mitomycin 20mg Powder for Injection (NOVAPLUS)

Irritated Blood Vessels Incidence:
>4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Decreased Appetite Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Pancytopenia Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Fever Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Low White Blood Cell Counts Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Platelet Count Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
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
Lactation

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


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