P-Carzine (Procarbazine HCL) is an antineoplastic chemotherapy medicine which is indicated for Hodgkin`s disease and other types of cancer. It is often given as part of a drug therapy regimen that includes other types of anti-cancer medications. Medical researchers have pointed to the fact that its mechanism of action is related to inhibiting the process in which DNA, RNA and proteins are produced and synthesized in the body, so as to help stop the spread and growth of the cancer cells.
- Loss of hair
- Discoloration of the skin
- Painful sensation in the muscles or joints
- Vomiting, poor appetite and soreness in the stomach
If any side effects which are of a serious and potentially severe nature occur, medical treatment will be needed straight away. These can include uncontrolled shaking, hallucinations, diarrhea which does not go away and other severe reactions that have not been referenced in this paragraph.
This medicine could make patients more vulnerable to infection due to it affecting the levels of cells needed by the body to defend against infection.