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Side effect(s) of Cobimetinib

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

Gastrointestinal: Diarrhea, nausea , vomiting, stomatitis (inflammation in the mucosa of mouth)

Eye: Vision impairment, retinal diseases

Cardiovascular: Hypertension, blood loss (hemorrhage)

Skin: Photosensitivity (allergy to sunlight), acne (pimples)

Others: Fever (pyrexia) or chills

Lab abnormalities: liver function tests (AST, ALT), creatine phosphokinase, levels of phosphorous, sodium, potassium, calcium in the blood.

Hemoglobin and lymphocytes through blood test should be monitored regularly.

Other Precautions : Cobimetinib should not be prescribed to pregnant and breastfeeding women.
Cobimetinib should not be used in children.

Drug Name : Cobimetinib

Cobimetinib is an anti-cancer drug used along with vemurafenib for the treatment of patients with melanoma (cancer of the skin) that cannot be surgically removed or melanoma that has spread to other parts of the body.
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