Chlorambucil is a bifunctional alkylating agent of the nitrogen mustard type that has been found active against selected human neoplastic diseases. Chlorambucil is used to treat some cancers particularly cancer of white blood cells and cancers of the lymphatic system. In cancer, certain cells in the body grow and multiply too fast. Chemotherapy (anti-Cancer) medicines like chlorambucil work by preventing the growth and division of cells, and this reduces the number of cancer cells body makes. It can be prescribed for both adults and children. Chlorambucil is available in tablet form for oral administration.
It is manufatured in India by many brands like Divya Enterprises, Natco India Limited etc. 3s corporation offer contract manufacturing services from WHO GMP approved factories.
Chlorambucil lowers the number of white cells in your blood, increasing the chance of you getting an infection. You should take certain precautions to reduce the risk of infection – if possible, avoid people with infections and let your doctor know if you think you are getting a sore throat or if you have a high temperature.
Stop taking chlorambucil and call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:
fever, chills, body aches, flu symptoms, sores in your mouth and throat, ongoing cough;
pale skin, feeling light-headed or short of breath, rapid heart rate, trouble concentrating;
easy bruising, unusual bleeding (nose, mouth, vagina, or rectum).