It targets specific proteins within cancer cells and stops the cancer cell from growing
What side effects may I notice from receiving this medicine?Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
- allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
- black, tarry stools
- breathing problems
- chest pain or chest tightness
- dark urine
- fast or irregular heartbeat
- feeling faint or lightheaded
- high fever
- light- colored stools
- nausea, vomiting
- redness, blistering, peeling or loosening of the skin, including inside the mouth
- right upper belly pain
- sores on the hands or feet
- spitting up blood or brown material that looks like coffee grounds
- stomach pain
- yellowing of the eyes or skinSide effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
- hair loss
- loss of appetite
- weight loss
Where should I keep my medicine?Keep out of the reach of children.
Store at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees F). Protect from moisture. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date.
Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.