Who should not take IFOSFAMIDE-MESNA?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:


  • cancer metastasis to bone
  • dehydration
  • low amount of potassium in the blood
  • Fanconi syndrome, a condition of the kidneys resulting in excessive urination, thirst and vomiting
  • anemia
  • decreased blood platelets
  • low levels of white blood cells
  • confusion
  • generalized disorder of peripheral nerves
  • liver problems
  • renal tubular acidosis
  • decreased kidney function
  • inflammation and bleeding of the bladder due to chemotherapy
  • coma
  • high amount of bilirubin in the blood
  • abnormal liver function tests
  • impaired wound healing
  • pregnancy
  • a mother who is producing milk and breastfeeding
  • operation to remove kidney tissue
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