Calcium Folinate 50mg / 5ml injection

Ferron Par Pharmaceuticals

Composition

Calcium Folinate50 mg

Each Pack Contains

1 vial of 5 ml

Dosage Form

injection

Dosage formInjection

Flavor

None

W.H.O. Classification

V03A

Available In

Indonesia

Warning

Alcohol

CONSULT YOUR DOCTORSafety of this item for use with alcohol has not been established. Please consult your doctor.

Machinery

SAFE IF PRESCRIBEDThis item is safe for use while operating heavy machinery.

Pregnancy

CONSULT YOUR DOCTORSafety of this item for use during pregnancy has not been established. Please consult your doctor.

Lactation

SAFE IF PRESCRIBEDThis item is safe for use during lactation.

Indication

Calcium folinate is indicated:
– to diminish the toxicity and counteract the action of folic acid antagonists such as methotrexate in cytotoxic therapy and overdose in adults and children. In cytotoxic therapy, this procedure is commonly known as “calcium folinate rescue”;
– in combination with 5-fluorouracil for the treatment of metastasized colorectal carcinoma.

Dosage

FOR ALL AGES
For intravenous and intramuscular administration only. In the case of intravenous administration, no more than 160 mg of calcium folinate should be injected per minute due to the calcium content of the solution.