Composition Dasatinib 70 mg
Indication Acute lymphoblastic leukemia, chronic myeloid leukemia
Packaging 60 Tablets
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DASASURE 70 is administered for the treatment of certain categories of leukemia

Leukaemia is a specific type of blood cancer, that occurs due to the elevation in the WBCs(white blood cells) within a patient’s body. The type of blood cancer taking place in the patient is depending upon the nature of the blood cells being affected, which grow and transform into cancer, whether at a slow or quick pace. How quickly this condition is developed and becomes worse, relies upon the nature of the blood cell which is being involved.

One way to classify this type of cancer is on the nature of the cells that are being involved in the illness, lymphocytic/ lymphoblastic or myelogenous.

  • Acute lymphocytic leukemia

ALL takes place most commonly in children. It can also pass to the lymph nodes as well as the CNS(central nervous system) of the patient.

  • Acute myelogenous leukemia

This is another form that has reported the second highest cases in children and is also prevalent in adults.

  • Chronic lymphocytic/ lymphoblastic leukemia

In this particular condition, CLL-affected cells remain stable and don’t need therapy.

  • Chronic myelogenous leukemia

There might not be the occurrence of noticeable signs and symptoms initially . People above 65 or more are susceptible to this type of blood cancer.

Treatment options

The treatment of the leukemia patient is dependent upon the type and stage of illness. The team of doctors develops a tailored treatment plan. Some of the most common treatment provisions administered to the patient include chemotherapy, radiotherapy, supportive therapeutic process, surgical intervention, stem cell implant & targeted therapy. DASASURE 70 mg is a medication that is either used alone or in combination with other drugs for treating adult patients as well as children for more than one year for curing chronic myeloid leukemia as well as acute lymphoblastic leukemia, which are Philadelphia chromosomal positive.

Description About DASASURE 70

The  DASASURE 70 is an anti-cancer-targeted medication comprising of the chief substance Dasatinib. This drug is indicated in adult patients that have newly diagnosed Ph+  myeloid leukemia at the chronic stage. The drug has also been utilized for the remediation of the Ph+ acute lymphoblastic leukemia which is resistive or intolerant to the therapeutic procedure prior undertaken. Also, it has been indicated in conducting clinical trials for other forms of cancer.

Composition of DASASURE 70

The most common active component which is existing in the DASASURE is Dasatinib in 70 mg of concentration.

Uses of DASASURE 70

  • The DASASURE has its application in curing certain specific types of leukemia. For example; chronic myeloid leukemia where the patient does not respond to other medications.
  • Or someone who is not able to consume other medication owing to the undesirable effect.
  • Also, it has been found to be purposeful in certain types of acute lymphoblastic leukaemia.
  • The medication is administered in combination with chemotherapeutic products for providing a remedy against acute lymphoblastic leukemia in children of age group 1 or above.

How DASASURE 70 is acting?

The DASASURE 70 contains the important component Dasatinib which is belonging to the category of kinase inhibitors. This substance is acting through the blockage of the abnormal protein mechanism which is signaling the growth of the cancerous cells. This actually arrests to the spread of the cancerous cells.

How to take Dasatinib 70?

Take Dasatinib 70 through the mouth, once a day other in the evening or morning with or without food intake. Follow all the directions written on the product leaflet and also everything being explained by physicians and pharmacists.

Dosage of DASASURE 70.

The dosage of the anti-cancerous product is determined and adjusted by the doctor who made temporary or even permanent stop its intake. This is dependent upon the responsiveness of your body towards treatment and any undesirable effects that are likely to be experienced.

  • What to do if I miss Dasatinib 70 dosage?

In case you missed the DASASURE intake, make sure not to consume two dosages at one point in time. Don’t double-dose the medication.

  • What to do if I took too much of drug?

In case of taking DASASURE in greater quantity than recommended, make sure to rush to the nearest healthcare facility emergency room

Side effects of taking DASASURE 70 mg

Some of the side effects of consuming this medication in children and adults are:

  • Low WBC count with fever
  • fever
  • diarrhea
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • muscle pain
  • stomachache
  • cough
  • headache
  • rash
  • tiredness
  • constipation
  • abnormal heart rate
  • hypertension
  • swelling
  • infections
  • low blood pressure
  • allergic reactions
  • shortness of breath
  • nosebleed
  • numbness or tingling of your hands and feet
  • confused or disoriented

These are not all possible and undesirable effects of taking a leukemia drug. Report to your physician if any of the undesirable effects bother you or do not vanish straight away!

How to store DASASURE?

The storage condition should be in the temperature of 68-to-77 degrees Fahrenheit. Throw outdated/ unused packets straight away. Pregnant women should not handle these crushed or broken  DASASURE tablets.

Drug and food interactions of DASASURE 70

Do not consume DASASURE 70 with the medications that are listed below as they may counter-interact and produce undesirable effects:

  • cisapride
  • dronedarone
  • fluconazole
  • posaconazole
  • saquinavir
  • thioridazine
  • alfentanil
  • medications HIV or AIDS
  • aspirin
  • carbamazepine
  • antibiotics
  • itraconazol
  • warfarin
  • cyclosporine
  • dofetilide
  • medicines for pain and inflammation
  • phenobarbital
  • phenytoin
  • sirolimus
  • John’s Wort
  • tacrolimus

Food interactions of DASASURE 70

Grapefruit juice or grape wine should not be taken while being on treatment with DASASURE 70. This significantly increases the level of blood and hampers the effect of this medication.

Warning & Precautuons

  • Before initiating your therapy with DASASURE 70, communicate about all other prescription, over-the-counter (OTC), and other herbal remedies that you are taking.
  • Make sure not to get yourself immunized or vaccinated without the permission of the physician
  • Inform the physician about the pregnancy or if you are a breastfeeding mother. The Dasatinib may prove to be hazardous for the unborn child
  • Make sure to keep yourself away from people who have infections like COVID-19, chickenpox, cold, flu, or measles
  • For both male and female patients, use contraceptive and don’t conceive when you are on treatment with this antileukemia drug.

Some important self-care measures

  • Make sure to take plenty of water, at least a minimum of two to three fluid quarts each and every day
  • Avoid being in crowds or with individuals who have colds and infections
  • Washing hands quite often is recommended
  • It is recommended to use the electric razor while shave as well as toothbrush with soft bristles for minimizing bleeding
  • Avoid strenuous
  • activities or sports that may lead to injury
  • For reducing nauseating effects, doctor may recommend you anti-nausea drugs, and eat small meals frequently