Medication Description: Suspension of Zymosan (Suspensio Zymosani)
SUSPENSION OF ZIMOZANA (Suspensio Zymosani).
Suspension (1: 1000 in isotonic solution of sodium chloride) polysaccharides obtained from the culture of Baker's yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae).
White suspension. When standing subsides. The supernatant is colorless, transparent.
The drug is proposed for use as a nonspecific stimulator of leukopoiesis during radiation therapy and chemotherapy of tumors (See also Leucogen, Pentoxyl).
Enter intramuscularly in 1 to 2 ml every other day. In the course of treatment 5 - 10 injections. To prevent the development of leukopenia is used simultaneously with radiation therapy or chemotherapy.
The drug is contraindicated with elevated levels of leukocytes with large tumors, liver metastases.
Form release: in ampoules of 1 and 2 ml (0.001 - 0.002 g zymosan).
Storage: at a temperature of + 4 to + 20 C.