Granocyte

Granocyte

lenograstim

Manufacturer:

Chugai

Distributor:

Siam Pharmaceutical
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Lenograstim (recombinant human granulocyte colony stimulating factor, rhG-CSF)
Indications/Uses
Mobilization of hematopoietic stem cells into peripheral blood. Acceleration of the increase in the neutrophil count in hematopoietic stem cells transplantation. Cancer chemotherapy-induced neutropenia. Neutropenia in myelodysplastic syndrome. Neutropenia in aplastic anemia. Congenital or idiopathic neutropenia. Neutropenia that precludes treatment for HIV infection. Neutropenia in immunosuppressive therapy (in kidney transplantation).
Dosage/Direction for Use
Mobilization of hematopoietic stem cells into peripheral blood 5 mcg/kg SC daily or divided dose bid. Acceleration of the increase in the neutrophil count in hematopoietic stem cells transplantation 5 mcg/kg IV infusion daily. Cancer chemotherapy-induced neutropenia 2 mcg/kg SC daily or 5 mcg/kg IV infusion daily. Neutropenia in myelodysplastic syndrome 5 mcg/kg IV daily. Neutropenia in aplastic anemia Adult 5 mcg/kg IV daily. Childn 5 mcg/kg SC or IV daily. Congenital or idiopathic neutropenia 2 mcg/kg SC or IV daily. Neutropenia that precludes treatment for HIV infection 5 mcg/kg IV daily. Neutropenia in immunosuppressive therapy (in kidney transplantation) 2 mcg/kg SC daily.
Special Precautions
Serious liver, renal or cardiopulmonary dysfunction. Hypersensitivity. Pregnancy.
Adverse Reactions
Bone pain, back pain, chest pain, headache, fever.
ATC Classification
L03AA10 - lenograstim ; Belongs to the class of colony stimulating factors. Used as immunostimulants.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Granocyte powd for inj 100 mcg
Packing/Price
10 × 1's
Form
Granocyte powd for inj 250 mcg
Packing/Price
10 × 1's
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