Medicines For Anaemia Due To Cancer Chemotherapy


Anaemia is a condition in which The number of red blood cells or hemoglobin levels to carry oxygen to your body’s organs is lower than normal. Then you have anaemia.

Anaemia Due To Cancer Chemotherapy

Cancer treatments, such as chemotherapy and radiation therapy, affect the bone marrow which can lead to anemia. Anemia is the most common and frequent hematological abnormality in cancer patients, as a malignant invasion of normal tissue results in blood loss, and bone marrow infiltration with disruption of erythropoiesis resulting in functional iron deficiency.

Normal Range RBC Count

Men 4.6–6.2 Million cells per microliter
Women 4.2–5.1 Million cells per microliter
Children 4.1–5.4 Million cells per microliter

Normal Range Of Haemoglobin

Newborns: 17 to 22 gm/dL
Children: 11 to 13 gm/dL
Adult Males: 14 to 18 gm/dL
Adult Women: 12 to 16 gm/dL

Darbepoetin alfa
Recombinant Human Erythropoietin Alfa
Pegylated Recombinant Human Erythropoietin
Methoxy polyethylene glycol-epoetin beta
Recombinant Human Erythropoietin Beta