Brand name – Tubitere
Generic name – Docetaxel
Manufacture – Alkem
Strength – 120mg/3ml
Dosage – Injection
Composition – Docetaxel
Indication – Breast Cancer
Storage – at a cool place
Overview of Tubitere nova 120mg injection
Tubitere nova 120mg injection is primarily used to treat breast cancer. In some cases, it is used to treat lung, prostate, stomach, and head/neck cancer. Docetaxel targets the rapid growth of cancer cells and kills these cells. Docetaxel also reduces the risk of breast cancer coming back after surgery.
Way to use Tubitere nova 120mg injection
Tubitere nova 120mg injection is available in liquid form and only given in veins by a doctor or professional healthcare. Docetaxel is usually given once in every three weeks. Your doctor will prescribe one another steroid medicine to reduce the side effects during each the time of each dose. Always follow the doctor's advice carefully and take medicine on time.
Docetaxel contains some amounts of alcohol so you may experience certain symptoms for 1-2 hours after getting Docetaxel. If you feel like drunk, sleepy, confused, or stumbling inform your doctor.
Tubitere nova 120mg injection has several side effects, inform the doctor if these symptoms are seen in the patient's body after starting treatment.
- Sore in mouth and throat
- Loss of appetite
- Muscle pain
- Tingling in hand or feet
- Breathing problem
- Vision changes
- Blurred vision
- Burning sensation
- Stomach pain
- Nose bleeding
If the above-mentioned symptoms are seen in the patients, inform the doctor immediately, do not avoid these symptoms because this capsule has severe side effects.
Tubitere nova 120mg injection is available in injection form and is advised to be taken as per the doctor's prescription. If you follow the doctor’s prescription, the result will be visible soon. Taking this injection in the wrong way may give you severe side effects.
Inform your doctor if you have drunk alcohol before taking Tubitere nova 120mg injection
If the patient feels well, then continue Docetaxel however, do not stop taking it without consulting the doctor.
The patients always try not to miss any dose. In case the patient misses a dose of Tubitere nova injection 120mg consult your doctor soon.
In case of overdose, contact your healthcare provider or doctor and they will provide you with medical attention.
Missing or overdosing will impact the overall health of the patients and may also have side effects. So, it is always advisable to follow the prescription of the doctor strictly.
Docetaxel may cause reactions in some patients. Therefore, it is advisable to go through complete information about this capsule.
The patients should inform the doctor about the past or current medicines that are taking or taken whether it is prescribed or non-prescribed, herbal, or vitamins. Docetaxel may interact with those medicines and furthermore, they will affect the mechanisms.
Pregnant women are not advised to take this. Breastfeeding women should not take this medicine, meet the doctor before taking it.
At the beginning of treatment inform the doctor about the previous medical conditions or ongoing if there any.
Q1. Where should I store this injection?
Ans – Store below 30 degrees temperature in a dry place.
Q2. Can I drive after taking Tubitere nova 120mg injection?
Ans – Avoid drinking alcohol while using Tubitere nova 120mg injection because it will react and cause problems.
Q3. From where I will get the Tubitere nova 120mg injection?
Ans – You can buy it from Magicine Pharma at an affordable price.
Q4. How long treatment will take with Tubitere nova?
Ans – It depends upon the stage of cancer and the health of the patients.
Q5. Can I take Tubitere nova during pregnancy?
Ans – Pregnant women should consult with their doctor first.
Q6. What is a Tubitere nova injection?
Ans – The Tubitere nova injection is used to treat breast cancer.
Tubitere nova 120mg injection may interact with other medicines and may cause problems so, it is advised to tell about other medicines you taking, because other medicines may interact with Tubitere nova and cause problems.
It is mandatory to inform the doctor about problems you have or ever had which are liver, lung, heart problems, blood or blood pressure problems, or weak immune system.
Patients should not consume alcohol during treatment because it may affect your treatment.
Tubitere nova: Drug information available at: https://breastcancernow.org/about-breast-cancer/treatment/chemotherapy/chemotherapy-drugs/docetaxel-taxotere/
Tubitere nova: Drug Uses, mechanism, and Side Effects available at: https://medlineplus.gov/druginfo/meds/a696031.html