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Medications for Neutropenia Associated with Chemotherapy

Drugs associated with Neutropenia Associated with Chemotherapy

The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of this condition.

What is Neutropenia Associated with Chemotherapy: Neutropenia is an abnormally low level of neutrophils, a type of white blood cell which fights infection. Chemotherapy can cause neutropenia by affecting the way bone marrow works and lowering the production of neutrophils.

Drug name Rx / OTC Pregnancy CSA Alcohol Reviews Rating Popularity
Neulasta Rx C N 19 reviews
7.0

Generic name: pegfilgrastim systemic

Drug class: colony stimulating factors

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
Neupogen Rx C N 1 review
10

Generic name: filgrastim systemic

Drug class: colony stimulating factors

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
filgrastim Rx C N 1 review
10

Generic name: filgrastim systemic

Brand names:  Neupogen, Zarxio

Drug class: colony stimulating factors

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
Leukine Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: sargramostim systemic

Drug class: colony stimulating factors

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
pegfilgrastim Rx C N 19 reviews
7.0

Generic name: pegfilgrastim systemic

Brand name:  Neulasta

Drug class: colony stimulating factors

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph

 
Zarxio Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: filgrastim systemic

Drug class: colony stimulating factors

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Granix Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: tbo-filgrastim systemic

Drug class: colony stimulating factors

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

 
sargramostim Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: sargramostim systemic

Brand name:  Leukine

Drug class: colony stimulating factors

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph

 
tbo-filgrastim Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: tbo-filgrastim systemic

Brand name:  Granix

Drug class: colony stimulating factors

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

 
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Off Label This medication may not be approved by the FDA for the treatment of this condition.
Prescription Only / Over the Counter
Rx Prescription Only
OTC Over the Counter
Rx/OTC Prescription or Over the Counter
Pregnancy
A Adequate and well-controlled studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
B Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
C Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
D There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
X Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
N FDA has not classified the drug.
Controlled Substances Act Schedule
N The drug is not subject to the Controlled Substances Act.
1 The drug has a high potential for abuse. The drug has no currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. There is a lack of accepted safety for use of the drug under medical supervision.
2 The drug has a high potential for abuse. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States or a currently accepted medical use with severe restrictions. Abuse of the drug may lead to severe psychological or physical dependence.
3 The drug has a potential for abuse less than the drugs in schedules 1 and 2. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse of the drug may lead to moderate or low physical dependence or high psychological dependence.
4 The drug has a low potential for abuse relative to the drugs in schedule 3. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse of the drug may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to the drugs in schedule 3.
5 The drug has a low potential for abuse relative to the drugs in schedule 4. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse of the drug may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to the drugs in schedule 4.
Alcohol
X Interacts with Alcohol.

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