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Drug information on Honvan MT (300mg) (Fosfestrol) from Zydus Cadila (German Remedies).

Honvan MT (300mg)

  Injection
Zydus Cadila (German Remedies).
Generic : Fosfestrol
 26.85
60mg/1ml
5ml

Drug Name : Fosfestrol

Fosfestrol(Honvan) generic Honvan MT (300mg) is a hormonal chemotherapy agent, prescribed for malignant neoplasms. Especially used in the treatment of prostate cancer.
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Dhanalakshmi Chinnuswamy
Further Checked by The Medindia Medical Review Team on February, 2, 2017
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Medical Condition(s) for which Honvan MT (300mg) may be prescribed


Side effects of Honvan MT (300mg)

Nausea, fluid retention, arterial and venous thrombosis, impotence, breast enlargement in male, withdrawal bleeding, increase in blood calcium level and bone pain.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adult: PO- As Na: 360-480 mg 3 times/day. Maintenance: 120-240 mg 3 times/day. IV- As Na: Initial: 600-1,200 mg/day via slow injection for 5-10 days, then 300 mg/day for 10-20 days.

How to use Honvan MT (300mg)?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food.
It also comes as a solution for injection to be administered by a healthcare provider into the vein.

When is Honvan MT (300mg) not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Honvan MT (300mg)

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of heart disease, liver impairment, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• Slow infusion is not recommended.

Other Precautions for Honvan MT (300mg)

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Honvan MT (300mg)

Store it at room temperature.



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