Streptozocin
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings
Answers

What is Streptozocin?

(strep toe ZOE sin)

• This medicine is used to treat a variety of cancers.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• If you have kidney disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• Talk with healthcare provider before receiving any vaccinations. Use with this medicine may either increase the risk of serious infection or make the vaccination less effective.

• Use birth control that you can trust to prevent pregnancy while taking this medicine.

• If you are a male and sexually active, protect your partner from pregnancy. Use birth control that you can trust.

What are some possible side effects of this medicine?

• Risk of infection. Avoid people with infections, colds, or flu.

• Low blood sugar. Signs include anger, shaking, fast heartbeat,...

 
Share