Inflammation of a vein, Liver injury, Acute renal failure, Urinary bladder inflammation, Bleeding of the urinary bladder, Blood in urine, Bone marrow suppression, Hair loss, Infection, Loss of appetite, Nausea, Renal dysfunction, Vomiting, Reduced blood platelets, Decreased white blood cell count
Holoxan 1gm injection is used in the treatment of ovarian cancer, breast cancer, non-small cell lung cancer and blood cancer
Frequently Ask Questions:
Q. Does ifosfamide cause hair loss or a vesicant?
Yes, ifosfamide may cause hair loss and it may act as vesicant
Q. What is ifosfamide with mesna?
Ifosfamide may cause damage to urinary bladder therefore it is used in combination with mesna to prevent bleeding and inflammation of the urinary bladder (hemorrhagic cystitis).