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Hydrea
...  and sickle cells due to its active ingredient, hydroxycarbamide. This substance is widely used as a medication for chemotherapy, which is capable of treating cancer of the blood or chronic myeloid leukemia. As cancer cells grow in the body and multiply exponentially, they undergo a continuous process of change. Each cancer cell divides itself into two daughter cells, continues to increase in  ...

Ontak
...  INGREDIENTS Ontak is an anticancer agent called a fusion protein. It is a composion of both interleukin-2 and Diphtheria toxin. It is used to treat certain kinds of lymphoma, leukemia and other conditions as determined by your doctor. It inhibits growth of cancer cells, which results in the death of the cells. Ontak targets cancer cells because they express interleukin-2  ...

Daunomycin
...  very essential medicine in the cure of specific types of cancer is Daunomycin which is a type of anthracycline chemotherapy and it is also used in the treatment of myeloid leukemia and lymphatic leukemia. DAUNOMYCIN ACTION It is also used in the treatment of AIDS-related type of cancer of the skin and mouth which is also known as karposi’s sarcoma and which has possibilities of spreading  ...

Daunorrubicina
...  is a type of anthracycline chemotherapy medication used to treat cancer, zccute leukemia and acute lymphatic leukemia. Daunorrubicina Action It is also used to treat karposi’s sarcoma which is an AIDS related cancer of the mouth and skin which can spread to the remaining parts of the body. This medicament is a cytotoxic agent, which not only prevents cancer from reproducing  ...

Daunorubicine
...  is an antibiotic and chemotherapeutic of the antracycline family. This is a part of prescription medication for treating acute myeloid and lymphatic leukemia. It is also being accredited to treat the rare Karposi's sarcoma. DAUNORUBICINE ACTION This medication slows the growth of cancer cells in the body and eventually kills them off. The treatment is performed together with  ...

Leukemia
...  is a type of cancer that starts in the bone marrow and the lymph system, both of which are very essential in the production and distribution of blood. leukemia triggers the excessive production of immature and abnormal white blood cells called leukocytes. The excessive amount of white blood cells is not good for the body since the production of normal cells are decreased, which loosens  ...

Angioedema
...  in the swelling such as hives and the other symptoms. Angioedema also has some non-allergic reactions. Patients who are diagnosed with conditions which weaken their immune systems such as lupus, leukemia and lymphoma are at risk. A hereditary form of angioedema has different causes, treatments and complications. Hereditary angioedema can occur within the digestive tract as well as in other  ...

Aspergillosis
...  who have illnesses or have gone through activities that can result in having lower amounts of normal white blood cells are also predisposed to acquiring it. People who suffer from cancer, AIDS or leukemia, and patients who have undergone organ transplants or chemotherapy are also in danger of acquiring Aspergillosis. Another form of aspergillosis can be brought about by by the growth of an  ...

Bones Pain
...  of Paget’s disease. Its other term is the osteitis deformans. The cause of persons having Paget’s Disease is not yet known, and it is still under investigation by medical experts. 5. leukemia One of the causes of having bone pain is leukemia. It is the overproduction of blood cells- particularly white blood cells in the body, and is another form of cancer. Later, when the disease  ...

Neoplasia
...  the sufferer will also manifest the following: itchy and painful reddish patches or skin irritation along the shoulders, legs, and chest white, red, or pink shiny bumps that appear as moles. leukemia This is where the body’s blood producing cells are the ones being attacked. High fever, abdominal pain, unexplained frequent bruising, body malaise, enlargement of various organs  ...


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