Ifosfamide-Mesna is a combination therapy used in the treatment of several types of cancer, including testicular cancer, lung cancer, and lymphoma. Ifosfamide is a type of chemotherapy drug that works by interfering with the DNA synthesis process in rapidly dividing cancer cells, stopping them from multiplying and spreading.
Mesna is a medication that is given in combination with ifosfamide to protect the bladder from the harmful effects of ifosfamide, which could cause bladder irritation, bleeding and damage.
Ifosfamide-Mesna is generally administered through an intravenous infusion in a hospital or clinic setting, with the frequency and duration of treatment depending on the individual patient and their specific condition.
The dosage and administration of ifosfamide-Mesna could vary depending on the type and stage of the cancer being treated, as well as other factors such as the patient’s age, weight, and overall health.