Saturday, 30 November 2013 (Day 67)
I know it’s been almost a week since I’ve written anything, but in addition to being very busy with family and Thanksgiving preparations, I’ve also had almost NO energy. 602 more words
Cytarabine for Injection USP, commonly known as ara-C, an antineoplastic for intravenous, intrathecal, or subcutaneous administration, contains sterile lyophilized cytarabine (1-β-D-Arabinofuranosylcytosine). Cytarabine is an odorless, white to off-white, crystalline powder which is freely soluble in water and slightly soluble in alcohol and in chloroform. 676 more words
Cytarabine is a cancer medication that interferes with the growth and spread of cancer cells in the body.
1. Dosing instructions
1) Use cytarabine administered, patients should be appropriately increased fluid intake , so maintain an alkaline urine , if necessary, can be combined with allopurinol to prevent bleeding increased uric acid and uric acid nephropathy. 618 more words
Each person’s reaction to chemotherapy is different. Some people have very few side effects while others may experience more. The side effects described here won’t affect everyone who is given cytarabine and may be different if you’re having more than one type of chemotherapy drug. 662 more words