Also known as Ellence and Pharmorubicin Rapid Dissolution
Epirubicin is an anthracycline drug used for chemotherapy. It can be used in combination with other medications to treat breast cancer in patients who have had surgery to remove the tumor. It is marketed by Pfizer under the trade name Ellence in the US and Pharmorubicin or Epirubicin Ebewe elsewhere.Source: Wikipedia
Patients are most commonly prescribed epirubicin to treat breast cancer, rabies, pick disease, and blastomycosis.
Patients taking epirubicin most commonly experience side effects like absence of menstruation, alopecia, and nausea.
|Absence of menstruation|
|Alopecia (Loss Of Hair)|
|Itching of skin|
|Itching of unknown cause|
|Skin dryness, peeling, scaliness, or roughness|
|Oral thrush (yeast infection)|