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Side effect(s) of Doxorubicin

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

Severe Effects - Heart failure and gastrointestinal bleeding.

Gastrointestinal - Loss of appetite, abdominal pain, dehydration, diarrhea, nausea and vomiting.

Skin - Pigmentation, rash, itching and light sensitivity.

Other Precautions : * Avoid contact with persons with known infections.
* Do not drink alcoholic beverages or take drugs containing aspirin because these can cause gastric bleeding.

Drug Name : Doxorubicin

Doxorubicin(Adriamycin PFS) generic is a cytotoxic anthracycline antibiotic, prescribed for treating various types of cancer. It works by killing cancer cells.
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