Irinotel 100mg injection is used to treat cancer of colon & rectum. Irinotecan Injections is an anticancer drug used either alone or in combination with anticancer drugs for the treatment of colorectal cancer. irinotel injection is not recommended for use in a patient below 18 years of age. This drug prevents the multiplication & spread of the cancer cells.
How to use Irinotel 100mg injection?
Irinotel injection can be injected by medical experts only. It is to be taken in the dosage as recommended by the doctor. You should continue the dosage of this medicine as advised by your doctor. The duration of the treatment is not time-based; it might vary in response time. Your doctor/nurse/medical expert can inject this medication don't self-administrate. Your doctor may advise having a proper kidney, liver function during the treatment.
Side effects of Irinotel 100mg injection
There are some side effects of Irinotecan Injections Headache, Vomiting, Nausea, Increased liver enzymes, Stomach pain, Diarrhea.
Kindly deliberate your doctor if these side effects last for an extended period.
My PCP endorsed this with no solid proof that I had mCRC.
review by Darious on 1/2/2020
My PCP endorsed this with no solid proof that I had mCRC. CT Scan and PET Scan demonstrated injuries that were suspicious, however, not indicative.