What Are The Uses Of Gefitinib?
Gefitinib is used for treatment of lung, breast and other cancers. It works by stopping or reducing the growth of cancer cells.
What Are The Side Effects Of Gefitinib?
Some of the common side-effects include:
- Diarrhoea, rash, vomiting
- Acne, nausea
- Loss of appetite
- Hair loss, nail problems
- Red/sore mouth or throat
- Unusual weakness
What Are The Contraindications Of Gefitinib?
Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:
- Pregnant or planning to become pregnant
- Pulmonary fibrosis
- lung problems
- Liver disease
- Breathing problems
- Eye or vision problems