Cisplatin Injection is used to treat various types of cancer. It is a chemotherapy drug that contains platinum. It is used to slow or stop cancer cell growth.
Cisplatin Injection medication is usually given by injection into a vein by a health care professional. The dosage is based on your medical condition, body size, and response to treatment.
During treatment with this medication, it is important that you take in more fluids than usual and pass urine frequently to help avoid kidney side effects. Intravenous fluids should be given with this medication. Also, ask your doctor how much fluid you should drink and follow these instructions carefully.
If this medication comes into contact with your skin, wash your skin right away and completely with soap and water.