What is Crizalk (Crizotinib)?
Crizalk 250Mg Capsule is a cancer fighting agent a part of the chemotherapy procedures. It treats malignant tumours both in adults and children. It is effective in the treatment of non-small cell lung carcinoma, which is a type of lung cancer. It prevents from the spread of cancer cells or malignant tumours to other parts of the body.
How does Crizalk (Crizotinib) work?
Crizotinib is a targeted therapy that targets and binds to the tyrosine kinase receptors and inhibits ALK, Hepatocyte Growth Factor Receptor (HGFR, c-Met) and Recepteur d’Origine Nantais (RON) on the surface of the cell. By binding to these receptors Crizotinib blocks an important pathway that promotes cell division.
How do I take Crizalk (Crizotinib)?
Crizalk can be taken with or without food. The dosage depends upon the age, weight, medical history of the patient, health conditions and the response of the medicine.
What does Crizalk comprise of?
Crizalk comprises of Crizotinib 250mg
What precautions do I need to take before consuming Crizalk?
This drug is not used by the patients who are suffering from cardiac disorders, lungs or liver disorders. While taking this medication the pateint should not consume alcohol, smoking, tobacco, or caffeine to avoid any further health complications.
What are the side effects of Crizalk (Crizotinib)?
There are some deteriorating side effects of Crizalk (Crizotinib). Side effects of Crizalk are Vomiting, swelling,Taste change, Diarrhea,Constipation, Abdominal pain and Dizziness.