BENZOMIDE-100 ( Temozolomide Capsule 100mg)
Description: Temozolomide is an anti-cancer ("antineoplastic" or "cytotoxic") chemotherapy drug. This medication is classified as an "alkylating agent." Usage & treatment: Treatment of anaplastic astrocytoma, glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) (types of brain tumors). Route of Administration: This medication is given in a capsule form by mouth. Capsules come in 5 mg, 20 mg, 100 mg, 250 mg, sizes. Your health care provider will calculate your daily dosage for you (the combination and number of each pill size.) Take on an empty stomach (1 hour before or 2 hours after meals or at bedtime) to reduce stomach upset. Do not open, crush, or chew capsules; swallow capsules whole with full 8 ounces of water. The frequency and the amount of this medication you will receive depends on many factors, including your height and weight, your general health or other health problems, and the type of cancer you have. Physical Description: Strength: 100mg per capsule Packaging & Appearance : Temozolomide powder is white to off white powder filled in Hard gelatin capsule cell. Such 5 filled capsules packed in a HDPE bottle & labelled bottle packed in a amonocarton along with a leaflet.