Lapatinib ditosylate

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What Are The Uses Of Lapatinib ditosylate?

Lapatinib ditosylate is an anti-cancer medication that blocks the action of the abnormal protein that signals multiplication of cancer cells. It is used in the treatment of following conditions:

What Are The Side Effects Of Lapatinib ditosylate?

Some common side effects that may be caused after taking lapatinib ditosylate are:

  • Rash, joint pain, headache, nausea
  • Back pain, pain in extremity
  • Breathing difficulty, vomiting
  • Insomnia, loss of appetite
  • Temporary loss of hair, diarrhea
  • Hot flashes, abdominal pain
  • Nosebleed, dyspepsia
  • A cough, stomatitis (inflammation of mouth), constipation

Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.

What Are The Contraindications Of Lapatinib ditosylate?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Hypersensitivity towards the drug lapatinib ditosylate or any other allergies.
  • Liver impairment, diarrhea
  • Hypokalemia (low potassium levels in blood)
  • Hypomagnesaemia (low magnesium levels in blood)
  • Congenital long QT syndrome

What Are The Uses Of Lapatinib ditosylate?

Lapatinib ditosylate is an anti-cancer medication that blocks the action of the abnormal protein that signals multiplication of cancer cells. It is used in the treatment of following conditions:

What Are The Side Effects Of Lapatinib ditosylate?

Some common side effects that may be caused after taking lapatinib ditosylate are:

  • Rash, joint pain, headache, nausea
  • Back pain, pain in extremity
  • Breathing difficulty, vomiting
  • Insomnia, loss of appetite
  • Temporary loss of hair, diarrhea
  • Hot flashes, abdominal pain
  • Nosebleed, dyspepsia
  • A cough, stomatitis (inflammation of mouth), constipation

Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.

What Are The Contraindications Of Lapatinib ditosylate?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Hypersensitivity towards the drug lapatinib ditosylate or any other allergies.
  • Liver impairment, diarrhea
  • Hypokalemia (low potassium levels in blood)
  • Hypomagnesaemia (low magnesium levels in blood)
  • Congenital long QT syndrome