Active ingredients: clofarabine
What it is used for
Treatment of acute lymphocytic leukaemia (ALL) in paediatric patients who have relapsed or are refractory after receiving at least two prior regimens. This use is based on the induction of complete responses.
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Intravenous Infusion
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Do not Freeze
- Shelf lifetime is 3 Years.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Clear, practically colourless liquid which is free from foreign matter.
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient clofarabine
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
For side effects, taking other medicines and more
Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf) from the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) website
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems