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Side effect(s) of Crizotinib

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

Most Common - Pneumonia, hypoxia, ARDS, difficulty in breathing, lung inflammation, and lung bleeding.

Eye - Vision disorder.

Gastrointestinal - Nausea, diarrhea, vomiting, constipation, esophageal disorder, abdominal pain, and mouth ulcer.

General - Fluid retention, fatigue, and chest pain/discomfort, fever.

Metabolic - Increase in liver enzyme, decreased appetite.

Musculoskeletal - Joint pain, back pain.

Central Nervous System - Dizziness, nerve disease, headache, taste disorder, sleeplessness.

Respiratory - Cough.

Skin - Rash.

Other Precautions : * Avoid excess dosage.

Drug Name : Crizotinib

Crizotinib(Xalkori) generic is an anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK) inhibitor, prescribed for non-small cell lung cancer. It works by preventing the growth of cancer cells.
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