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Xetabin-Capecitabine

Drug Name : Xetabin-Capecitabine
Drug Category : AntineoPlastics
Pharmacological Category: آنتی متابولیت ها/ Antimetabolite
Brand Name : Xetabin
Drug Forms :

10 tablets of 500mg Capecitabine are in a blister and 6 blisters are packaged in one box.

Overdose

The manifestations of acute overdose would include nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, gastrointestinal irritation and bleeding, and bone marrow depression. Medical management of overdose should include customary supportive medical interventions aimed at correcting the presenting clinical manifestations.

Although no clinical experience using dialysis as a treatment for CAPECITABINE overdose has been reported, dialysis may be of benefit in reducing circulating concentrations of 5'-DFUR, a low–molecular-weight metabolite of the parent compound.

FDA Approval

Capecitabine had been registered as a NDA at 1998 and got approval for Metastatic colorectal cancer