OVERVIEW & USAGE
Brand Name:- Avastin
Generic Name:- Bevacizumab
Dosage form:- Injection
Indication:- Colorectal cancer
Storage:- Store in a refrigerator
Avastin (Bevacizumab 400mg injection) is an anticancer medicine. It is used in the treatment of certain types of cancers such as colorectal, cervical, ovarian, non-small cell lung cancer, kidney cancer, and brain tumors. This medication helps to stop the growth of tumors. This medicine is given in the form of an injection by your doctor or nurse. Your doctor will decide the dosing schedule according to your medical condition and your response to the treatment. Do not take this medicine in the wrong way as it may lead to some severe side effects. Inform your medical advisor if you are using any other medications.
Bevacizumab is an anti-VEGF (Vascular endothelial growth factor) medication, which is beneficial in the treatment of certain types of cancers; it has also been suggested that Bevacizumab is a promising and useful drug to treat patients with severe and critical COVID-19.
Pharmacodynamics Of Avastin (Bevacizumab 400mg Injection)
Avastin binds vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF)and prevents the interaction of VEGF to its receptors on the surface of endothelial cells. The interaction of VEGF with its receptors leads to endothelial cell proliferation and new blood vessel formation in in-vitro models of angiogenesis.
Advantages Of Avastin (Bevacizumab 400mg Injection)
- Avastin injection treats and lowers the risk of developing cancerous cells and colorectal cancer.
- This medicine may be given alone or in combination with other medications to treat non-small cell lung cancer.
- This is an anti-cancer medicine that is used to kill the cancerous cells in cervical cancer.
Substitutes Of Avastin (Bevacizumab Injection)