Treatments. Leisa Pharmacy, Costa Rica

Leisa Pharmacy, Costa Rica Leisa Pharmacy de Costa Rica provides the products of medical specialists in oncology, specialized clinics and the medications that they recommend for the treatment of cancer according to the specific requirements for each patient.

Medications from Leisa Pharmacy in Costa Rica

The supply and availability of very specific and sometimes difficult to obtain medications, is the main function of our pharmacy. Likewise, it is essential to bear in mind that these medications are offered solely and exclusively by prescription from a medical specialist who be treating the interested patient. In case you don't have one, Leisa Pharmacy offers you the professional recommendation for the necessary treatment.

Medications for Highly Specialized Treatments

The present list offers the main medications for specialized treatment of important conditions and health needs. These medications must be used by the corresponding specialists as part of their treatments.

Abraxane

Abraxane

It is an intravenously injectable formulation of the active component Paclitaxel, which is bound, in the form of nanoparticles, to the albumin that serves as a vehicle. This facilitates its penetration into the affected tissue, releasing its action from the inside, for greater efficiency and therapeutic efficacy. Abraxane has the function of destroying cancer cells because it inhibits their division process. It is mainly used to treat cancer of the breast, lung and pancreas, among others.

Alecensa

Alecensa

It is a medicine in capsules for oral administration of the drug Alectinib. The medicine Alecensa has the function of blocking the action of an enzyme that sometimes participates in the carcinogenic activity (anaplastic lymphoma kinase, or ALK). It is used to treat the main type of lung cancer (non-small cell lung cancer).

Alimta

Alimta

It is a medicine in powder to prepare an intravenous injectable solution, for the supply of the drug Pemetrexed. The function of the drug Alimta is to prevent cells from using folic acid to make DNA, which helps destroy cancer cells. It is mainly used for the treatment of non-small cell lung cancer.

Camptosar

Camptosar

It is a medicine in the form of an intravenously injectable solution for the supply of the drug Irinotecan . Irinotecan is derived from a substance extracted from a tree native to China (Camptotheca acuminata). The drug Camptosar aims to inhibit the action of an enzyme (topoisomerase I), which is key in cell multiplication and DNA repair. It is mainly used for colon and rectal cancer, in addition to non-small cell lung cancer and pancreatic cancer.

Eloxatin

Eloxatin

It is a medicine in the form of concentrate of intravenous injection infusion for the supply of the drug Oxaliplatin. The drug Eloxatin has the function of blocking cell multiplication, preventing DNA replication and transcription. It is mainly used for the treatment of colorectal, colon and pancreatic cancer.

Etersa

Etersa

Medication in the form of tablets for the oral supply of the drug Dasatinib. The drug Etersa has the function of blocking the growth of cancer cells, by inhibiting an enzyme necessary for the process (tyrosine kinase). It is used for targeted therapy treatment of certain types of leukemia in children and adults.

Gemzar

Gemzar

It is a medicine in powder to prepare a intravenous injectable, for the supply of the drug Gemcitabine. The drug Gemzar has the function of destroying cancer cells by blocking DNA synthesis. It is used to treat different types of cancer, such as lung, bladder, pancreatic, and breast cancer.

Ribomustin

Ribomustin

It is a medicine in the form of concentrate for intravenous injectable infusion for the supply of the drug Bendamustine. Ribomustin is intended to destroy cancer cells through DNA interference. It is mainly used for the treatment of certain types of leukemia and lymphoma, among other types of cancer.

Xeloda

Xeloda

It is a medicine in tablets for oral supply of the drug Capecitabine. Xeloda is an antimetabolite that has the function of destroying the cancer cells that absorb it, by blocking DNA synthesis, by inhibiting an enzyme necessary for the process. It is mainly used for the treatment of breast cancer, gastric cancer and colon cancer.

Genvoya

Genvoya

It is a medicine in coated tablets for the oral supply of the drug Tenofovir alafenamide, as the main component. It has the function of attacking the HIV virus through the inhibition of a fundamental enzyme for it (reverse transcriptase or retrotranscriptase). It is used for the treatment of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS)

Kivexa

Kivexa

It is a medicine in coated tablets for the oral supply of the combination of the drugs Abacavir and Lamivudine. The function of Kivexa is to attack the HIV virus by inhibiting an enzyme that is essential for it (reverse transcriptase or retrotranscriptase). It is used for the fixed-dose combination treatment of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), especially in children.

Triumeq

Triumeq

It is a medicine in coated tablets for the oral supply of the combination of the drugs Dolutegravir, Abacavir and Lamivudine. Triumeq has the function of attacking the HIV virus by inhibiting two enzymes fundamental to it (the integrase and the reverse transcriptase or retrotranscriptase). It is used for the fixed-dose combination treatment of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).

Byetta

Byetta

It is a medicine in the form of injectable by subcutaneously to supply the drug Exenatide. The function of the Byetta medicine is to lower blood sugar levels, so that weight gain is not promoted. This is achieved by increasing the secretion of the insulin hormone in the pancreas and by moderating the absorption of glucose in the intestine. It is used for the treatment of type 2 diabetes.

Trulicity

Trulicity

It is a medicine in the form of subcutaneous injectable for the supply of the drug Dulaglutide. The function of the drug Trulicity is to lower blood sugar levels, so that weight gain is not promoted. This is achieved by increasing the secretion of the insulin hormone in the pancreas and by moderating the absorption of glucose in the intestine. It is used for the treatment of type 2 diabetes.

Cordarone

Cordarone

It is a medicarion in tablets for oral supply of the drug Amiodarone hydrochloride. Cordarone is an antiarrhythmic that has the function of controlling both ventricular and supraventricular arrhythmias. It is used for the treatment and prevention of various types of cardiac arrhythmias.

Cetrotide

Cetrotide

It is a medicine in the form of subcutaneous injectable to supply the drug Cetrorelix Acetate. The function of the drug Cetrotide is to block the action of the gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) on the pituitary gland. It is mainly used as a treatment in assisted reproduction and in some benign gynecological disorders.

Gonal

Gonal

It is a drug in the form of subcutaneously or intramuscularly injectable for the supply of the follicle stimulating hormone or stimulating follicle hormone (FSH). The function of the drug Gonal is to stimulate the production of eggs in healthy ovaries. It is mainly used for the treatment of infertility in women who cannot ovulate.

Merapur

Merapur

It is a specialized medicine in the form of injectable to supply the drug Menotrofin. The drug Merapur is intended to stimulate follicular growth and induce ovulation. It is used to treat infertility in cases of ovarian failure.

Ovidrel

Ovidrel

It is a specialized medicine in the form of intramuscularly or subcutaneously injectable , for the supply of the human chorionic gonadotropin hormone or (< strong>hCG). The drug Ovidrel is intended to induce ovulation, as well as the production of healthy sperm. It is used for the treatment of infertility in both women and men.

Implanon

Implanon

It is a medicine in the form of implant for subcutaneous delivery in the arm, for treatment in Gynecology.

Mirena

Mirena

It is an intrauterine device, available from Leisa Pharmacy, which is used for treatment in Gynecology.

Jaydess

Jaydess

It is an intrauterine device, available from Leisa Pharmacy, which is used for treatment in Gynecology.

Epclusa

Epclusa

It is a medicine in tablets for oral supply of the combination of the drugs velpatasvir and Sofosbuvir. The function of the medication Epclusa is to block two proteins, for each of the two drugs, that are necessary for the HCV virus that causes hepatitis C. It is used for combination dose treatment fixed hepatitis C.

Vemlidy

Vemlidy

It is a medication in the form of coated tablets for the oral supply of the drug Tenofovir alafenamide. The function of the medication Vemlidy is to inhibit a key enzyme in the replication of hepatitis B virus (HBV), nucleotide reverse transcriptase. It is used to treat chronic hepatitis B in adults and adolescents over 12 years of age or over 35 kg of body weight.

Juvenlife

Juvenlife

Es un medicamento especializado en forma de inyectable por vía intramuscular, disponible en Farmacia Leisa, que se usa para tratamientos en el área de Dermatología.

Botemib

Botemib

It is a specialized medicine in the form of intravenous or subcutaneous injectable, for the supply of the drug Bortezomib. It is used for treatments in Hematology area.

Vidaza

Vidaza

It is a specialized medicine in the form of subcutaneously and intravenously injectable, for the supply of the drug Azacitidine. The function of the Vidaza drug is to interfere with gene expression so it can correct blood cell problems in the bone marrow. It is used for treatments in Hematology area.

Bridion

Bridion

It is a specialized medicine in the form of intravenous injectable, available at Leisa Pharmacy, which is used for treatments in the area of Anesthesiology.

Chirocaine

Chirocaine

It is a specialized medicine in the form of intravenous injectable, available at Leisa Pharmacy, which is used for treatments in the area of Anesthesiology.

Diprivan

Diprivan

It is a specialized medicine in the form of intravenous injectable, available at Leisa Pharmacy, which is used for treatments in the area of Anesthesiology.

Sevorane

Sevorane

It is a specialized medicine in the form of intravenous injectable, available at Leisa Pharmacy, which is used for treatments in the area of Anesthesiology.

Invega Sustenna

Invega

It is a specialized medicine in suspension form for intramuscular injectable, for the supply of the drug Paliperidone Palmitate. Invega's role is to block receptors on the neurotransmitter pathway, primarily dopamine, in the brain. It is used for the treatment in the Psychiatry area of significant mood disorders, mainly to treat schizophrenia and other schizoaffective disorders.