medac launches first complete Mitomycin instillation kit

medac Pharma has launched the first complete Mitomycin instillation kit available for the treatment of non-muscle invasive bladder cancer (NMIBC). Each kit contains a closed instillation system, Mitomycin medac 20mg or 40mg vial, male and female catheter, clip and disposal bag.

This new advance in treatment of NMIBC is part of medac’s Bladder Cancer Care programme. The kit has been designed to be easy to prepare and therefore speeds up the process of Mitomycin instillation therapy. Another benefit of the closed system is that it prevents cytotoxic contamination.1 Furthermore, Mitomycin medac is a new formulation which dissolves rapidly and also contains urea to reduce irritation to the patient.2

Mitomycin is indicated for intravesical administration to prevent relapse in adult patients with superficial urinary bladder carcinoma following transurethral resection. Available in 20mg and 40mg vials complete with instillation set, Mitomycin can be administered as both induction and maintenance therapy.

medac has also introduced the NMIBC toolbox; an online, interactive aid for interpreting the EAU guidelines on NMIBC. This is available to download via the QR code.


Mitomycin medac complete instillation kit

References

  • Lyvén B. Investigation of sealing properties of a system intended for safe mixing of drugs. SP Technical Research Institute of Sweden. January 2009.
  • Data on file.
  • British Society of Rheumatology (BSR)

    30 April – 2 May 2019
    ICC, Birmingham
    Rheumatology

  • NMIBC Nurse Workshop: Intravesical Therapies (Manchester)

    Monday 3rd June 2019
    10.00am – 4.00pm
    Doubletree Manchester (One Piccadilly Place, 1 Auburn St, Manchester M1 3DG)

    medac Pharma are pleased to host our third workshop for nurses on intravesical therapies in non-muscle invasive bladder cancer.

    30 funded places available on a first come first served basis which includes all workshops, lunch and refreshments.

    Please click here for more information and to reserve your place.

  • NMIBC Nurse Workshop: Intravesical Therapies (London)

    Tuesday 4th June 2019
    10.00am – 4.00pm
    Doubletree Tower of London (7 Pepys Street, London EC3N 4AF)

    medac Pharma are pleased to host our fourth workshop for nurses on intravesical therapies in non-muscle invasive bladder cancer.

    30 funded places available on a first come first served basis which includes all workshops, lunch and refreshments.

    Please click here for more information and to reserve your place.

  • European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) Conference

    12 – 15 June
    IFEMA, Madrid
    Rheumatology

  • RCN Rheumatology Conference

    28 June 2019
    RCN, Cavendish Square, London
    Rheumatology

  • British Association of Dermatology (BAD) Annual Conference

    02 – 04 July 2019
    ACC, Liverpool
    Dermatology

  • British Oncology Pharmacy Association (BOPA) annual conference

    10 – 13 October 2019
    Novotel London West, London
    Oncology

  • British Society for Paediatric and Adolescent Rheumatology (BSPAR) Conference

    Date TBC
    Venue TBC
    Rheumatology