• Generic Brand  Name: Azadine
  • API:  Azacitidine
  • Dosage Form: For Injection
  • Strength: 100 mg as a lyophilized powder in a single-dose vial for reconstitution
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Azacitidine Uses: Azacitidine is a nucleoside metabolic inhibitor used to treat patients with the following FAB myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) subtypes:
  • refractory anemia or refractory anemia (RA) with ringed sideroblasts (RARS) (if accompanied by thrombocytopenia or neutropenia requiring transfusions)
  • refractory anemia (RA) with excess blasts (RAEB)>
  • refractory anemia (RA) with excess blasts in transformation (RAEB-T)
  • chronic myelomonocytic leukemia (CMMoL)
Dosage: The recommended starting dose for the initial treatment cycle, for all patients regardless of baseline hematology values, is Azacitidine 75 mg/m2 daily for 7 days to be given by subcutaneous injection or intravenous infusion. Premedicate patients for nausea and vomiting. Repeat cycles every four weeks. After two cycles, dosage may increase to Azacitidine 100 mg/m2 in case no beneficial effect is observed and no toxicity other than vomiting and nausea has occurred. Treat patients for a minimum of four to six cycles. Complete/partial response may require additional cycles. Treatment with Azacitidine should be continued as long as the patient continues to benefit. Monitor patients for renal toxicity and for hematologic response; delay/reduce the dosage as appropriate. Side Effects: The most commonly reported side effects due to Azacitidine by the subcutaneous route are:
  • nausea
  • anemia
  • vomiting
  • pyrexia
  • leukopenia
  • diarrhea
  • constipation
  • neutropenia
  • ecchymosis
  • thrombocytopenia
  • injection site erythema
most commonly reported side effects by intravenous route also included:
  • petechiae
  • rigors
  • weakness>
  • hypokalemia
Warnings and Precautions:
  • Azacitidine causes neutropenia, anemia and thrombocytopenia. Monitor complete blood counts frequently for response or toxicity, at a minimum, before each dosing cycle. Following the use of the recommended dosage for the first cycle, adjust dosage for subsequent cycles on behalf of nadir counts and hematologic response.
  • Use of Azacitidine is restricted in patients with advanced malignant hepatic tumors. Monitor liver chemistries before initiation of therapy and with each cycle. Safety and effectiveness of this medicine in patients with MDS and hepatic impairment have not been assessed as these patients were not included in the clinical trials.
  • Monitor electrolytes serum creatinine before the initiation of therapy and with each cycle. In case unexplained reductions in serum bicarbonate <20 mEq/L or elevations of BUN or serum creatinine observe, reduce or hold the azacitidine dose.
  • Patients with renal impairment may be at greater risk for renal toxicity. Also, azacitidine 100 mg and its metabolites are primarily excreted by the kidney. Therefore, evaluate these patients precisely for toxicity. Patients with MDS and renal impairment were not included in the clinical studies.
  • The azacitidine injection may be responsible for causing fatal or serious tumor lysis syndrome, including in patients with MDS. Tumor lysis syndrome may emerge despite concomitant use of allopurinol. Evaluate baseline risk and monitor and treat patients as appropriate.
  • Azacitidine can cause fetal harm if administered to a pregnant woman. Advise females with reproductive age/potential to avoid pregnancy during treatment with this medicinal product. Men should be advised to not father a child while receiving treatment with Azacitidine.

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Storage: Azacitidine for injection is supplied as a lyophilized powder in 100 mg single-dose vials packaged in cartons of 1 vial. Store unreconstituted vials at 25°C (77°F); excursions permitted to 15°C to 30°C (59°F to 86°F). Availability in India: The Indian Pharma helps connect buyers with suppliers who can ship AZACITIDINE at the global level as per the needs of buyer’s. The Indian Pharma provides a guarantee of quality and delivery for the AZACITIDINE Injections. Buying Procedure: In order to buy AZACITIDINE, you can contact us at our Toll-free Number 1800 889 1064 or on WhatsApp Number +91 8130290915 or an Email to us at: along with your Identity Proof, Valid Prescription Letter and Medical Reports. Conclusions: Azacitidine treatment results in significantly higher RR, improved QoL, reduced risk of leukemic transformation, and improved survival compared with supportive care. Azacitidine provides a new treatment option that is superior to supportive care for patients with the MDS subtypes.


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