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Side effect(s) of Nimotuzumab

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

Gastrointestinal: Nausea, vomiting

Skin: Skin rash

Cardiovascular: Changes in blood pressure

Central nervous system: Drowsiness, disorientation

Others: Fever, chills, rigors, weakness, allergic reaction, blood in the urine, increase in liver enzymes

Other Precautions :  Do not shake the vial.
Inspect the vial for particulate matter and discoloration before use. Discard if present.

Drug Name : Nimotuzumab

Nimotuzumab generic Nimotuzumab is a monoclonal antibody and an endothelial growth factor receptor (EGRF) antagonist. It also stimulates the immune system against the cancer cells. It is a targeted therapy used for the treatment of glioma (cancer in the brain and spinal cord), cancer of the head and neck , and nasopharyngeal cancer. It prevents the growth and spread of the cancer. The drug is approved for different cancers in different countries. It has received orphan drug status for the treatment of glioma in the United States and pancreatic cancer in the European Union.
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Trade Names for Nimotuzumab

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