Carboplatin 150mg/15ml injection

Ferron Par Pharmaceuticals

Ingredients in every 15 ml

Carboplatin 150 mg

Each package contains

1 vial of 15 ml

Other details

Dosage form:Injection
Flavour None

W.H.O. classification

ATC Level 1 L - Antineoplastic and immunomodulating agents
ATC Level 2 L01 - Antineoplastic Agents
ATC Level 3 L01X - Other Antineoplastic Agents in ATC

Warnings

Pregnancy

NOT SAFEThis item is not safe for use during pregnancy.

Lactation

NOT SAFEThis item is not safe for use during lactation.

Alcohol

CONSULT YOUR DOCTORSafety of this item for use with alcohol has not been established. Please consult your doctor.

Machinery

CAUTIONThis item may not be safe for use while operating heavy machinery. Use with caution and after consultation with your doctor.

Available in

Indonesia

Dosage information

18 YEARS OLD AND ABOVE
The recommended dose of carboplatin in previously untreated adults patients with normal kidney is 400 mg/m² as a single intravenous infusion over 15-60 minutes.
Therapy should not be repeated until four weeks after the previous carboplatin course and/or the neutrophil count is at least 2,000 cells/mm³ and the platelet count is at least 100,000 cells/mm³.
It is recommended that according to clinical circumstances, the initial dosage may require reduction by 20-25% in patients with risk factors such as previous myelosuppressive therapy and poor performance status.
Determination of hematological nadir by weekly blood counts during initial courses is recommended for future dosage adjustment and scheduling of carboplatin.

Combination therapy
The optimal use of carboplatin in combination with other myelosuppressive agents requires dosage adjustments according to the regimen and schedule to be adopted.

Indication

– Advanced ovarian carcinoma
– Small cell and non-small cell carcinoma of the lung
– Squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck
– Advanced transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder
– Significant responses have been observed when carboplatin employed in the treatment of carcinoma of the cervix

Carboplatin is frequently used in combination with other chemotherapeutic agent in various indications, such as with paclitaxel in first line therapy of ovarian carcinoma and non-small cell lung carcinoma.