In the complex therapy of malignancies ( lung cancer, kidney cancer, liver cancer, esophageal cancer, rectal cancer, duodenal cancer, small and large bowel cancer, soft tissue and bone sarcoma, melanoma), and is also indicated for the treatment of diseases associated with impaired immunological status.
The active ingredient is propex 5 mg, additional ingredients are purified water for injection, sodium chloride, quinosol.
Produced: in the form of a solution for injection, sealed in ampoules, 2 ml of liquid in each, which are packed in a cardboard box, 10 ampoules each.
Propes is used in medicine as an angineoplastic agent.
Indications for use
Use for: prevention and treatment of malignant neoplasms, and violations of the immunological status.
Before using the medication, a sick patient may show signs (contraindications) in which reception is impossible, namely, hypersensitivity to the components of the medicine may appear, after which allergic reactions occur (urticaria, itching, skin redness, rashes on the skin areas).
Pregnancy and breastfeeding period
When using each drug, a nursing mother or a pregnant mother-to-be has risks to her baby and her health, but when using the drug, they may not be high, so pay attention to the composition, to the ingredients that are included in it, go to the doctor for consultation and only after that you can start taking the medicine.
Mode of application
In order to avoid the negative effect of the drug on the body, it is not recommended to self-medicate and go to the doctor for a consultation so that he will prescribe you the dosage that is necessary for your illness.
Propes is used in the following dosage: regardless of food intake, it is necessary to inject 2 ml intramuscularly 2 times a day for 5 days before the operation and 10 days after the operation.
Reception and duration depends on the effectiveness after the patient has applied the drug and lasts for each patient individually.
When using the medication, an increase in adverse reactions was observed, after increasing the dosage to a greater extent than the attending specialist attributed.
During the use of the drug, such side effects of the body on the components that make up the composition were registered: dizziness, early dyskinesia, fever, increased activity of enzymes in the liver, the development of orthostatic hypotension, headache, pruritus, asthenia. It is advised to consult a specialist after the manifestation of these side reactions in order to avoid further negative effects of the drug on the body.
In order to store Propes, it is necessary to follow these special conditions: a very dry and dark place, temperature no more than + 8 ºC, under all these conditions it is necessary that children do not have access to this place in order to avoid further negative consequences.
The medication is valid after opening for 24 months.