Pemnat is a prescription medication used in the treatment of certain types of cancer. It is an injection that contains the active ingredient Pemetrexed, which works by interfering with the growth and spread of cancer cells in the body.
Each vial of Pemnat contains 100mg of Pemetrexed.
Pemnat is used in the treatment of mesothelioma, non-small cell lung cancer, and other types of cancer.
How to Use:
Pemnat is administered by a healthcare professional through injection into a vein in the arm. The dosage and frequency of administration will be determined by the healthcare provider based on the patient’s medical condition and response to treatment.
The dosage of Pemnat will vary depending on the patient’s condition and other factors. It is important to follow the dosage instructions provided by the healthcare provider.
Pemnat should be stored at room temperature between 20-25°C and protected from light. The medication should be kept out of reach of children.
Mechanism of Action:
Pemnat works by inhibiting the enzymes necessary for DNA and RNA synthesis, which ultimately inhibits the growth and spread of cancer cells.
Patients with kidney or liver problems and those with a history of heart disease should use caution when taking Pemnat. As Pemnat can cause side effects such as dizziness or fatigue, patients should avoid activities such as driving or operating heavy machinery until they know how the drug affects them.
Pemnat is contraindicated for use in patients who are pregnant or breastfeeding.
Pemnat may interact with other medications, so it is important for patients to inform their healthcare provider of all medications they are taking.
If an overdose of Pemnat is suspected, contact emergency services immediately.
The common side effects of Pemnat include fatigue, nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, and mouth sores. Other side effects such as trouble breathing, fever, or unusual bleeding should be reported to a healthcare provider immediately.