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Side effect(s) of Apalutamide

Read the side effects of Apalutamide as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Diarrhea

Loss of appetite

Upset stomach

Weight loss

Tiredness or weakness

Pain in the joints

A feeling of intense warmth and sweating

Low white blood cell counts

Swelling of arms or feet

Reduced bone mineral density

Raised level of thyroid stimulating hormone

High potassium levels

Other Precautions :  Apalutamide can cause an increase in the levels of cholesterol and triglycerides, and therefore patients should be monitored closely, mainly those who are associated with cardiac illness.
To gain maximum benefit of apalutamide therapy never miss a dose
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember and do not take an extra dose to make up for the missed dose.

Drug Name : Apalutamide

Apalutamide generic Apalutamide is a nonsteroidal antiandrogen agent or an androgen receptor inhibitor which is prescribed to treat adult male patients suffering from non-metastatic, castration-resistant prostate cancer. Apalutamide works by blocking the effects of a type of hormone called androgen on the tumor and thereby reduces the growth of the tumor.
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