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Side effect(s) of Neratinib

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

Common: Diarrhea, nausea, stomach pain, fatigue, vomiting, muscle pain, weight loss

Gastrointestinal: Dry mouth, upset stomach, stomatitis, reduced appetite

Cardiovascular: Low blood pressure

Respiratory: Bleeding from the nose

Skin: Rashes, dry skin, skin fissures, nail disorders, skin infection

Others: Increased level of liver enzymes, urinary tract infection, dehydration, kidney failure

Other Precautions : • Do not stop taking or change the dose of neratinib without physician’s advice.
• Follow a special diet as advised to avoid or to control diarrhea.
• Drink plenty of fluids while on neratinib treatment.
• Seek or call an emergency center for help when serious side effects occur or medical attention if required.

Drug Name : Neratinib

Neratinib generic Neratinib is prescribed as an adjuvant therapy to treat adult patients with an early stage HER2 - positive breast cancer who have been already treated with trastuzumab therapy at least for a year. Neratinib is a kinase inhibitor that acts by binding to certain proteins called Human Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor 2 (HER2), Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor (EGFR), and HER4 which is responsible for the growth of cancer cells.
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