Biovorin 15 mg Tablet is a derivative of folic acid which is chemically reduced and one of the several active. It is also known as calcium folinate. It is used to prevent side effects caused by methotrexate. ( Methotrexate is used to treat certain types of cancer) It can either prevent or decrease the harmful effects of methotrexate and pyrimethamine. It is also known as Folinic acid. Biovorin 15 mg Tablet is available in oral form and injectable for IM and IV administration. The chemical formula of this drug is C20H23N7O7.
Biovorin 15 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of serious blood cell disorders like anemia, neutropenia and thrombocytopenia, which is occurred as a side effect of some drugs like methotrexate, pyrimethamine, trimethoprim.
Biovorin 15 mg Tablet is available as an oral form and injectable form, which is given IM ( intramuscular) and IV (Intravenous) The route of drug administration and the frequency and dosage of the drug must be decided by your health care professional.
Biovorin 15 mg Tablet is also used to increase levels of folic acid. It wil enhance the activity of fluorouracil by stabilizing the bond of the active metabolite to the enzyme thymidylate synthetase.