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Side effect(s) of Pertuzumab

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

Most Common - Diarrhea, hair loss, decrease in white blood cells, stomach upset, fatigue, rash, damage to the nerves.

General - Fatigue, weakness, swelling in the extremities, fever.

Skin- Hair loss, nail disorder, itching, dry skin.

Gastrointestinal - Nausea, vomiting, constipation, mouth ulcer.

Blood - Anemia.

Central Nervous System - Headache, change in taste, dizziness, and sleeplessness.

Musculoskeletal - Muscle pain, joint pain.

Infections - Upper respiratory tract infection, nose inflammation.

Respiratory - Difficulty in breathing.

Metabolic - Decreased appetite.

Eye - Increased tears.

Other Precautions : * Avoid excess dosage.

Drug Name : Pertuzumab

Pertuzumab(Perjeta) generic is a monoclonal antibody, prescribed for HER2-positive breast cancer (which is more aggressive) either alone or with other medications. It stops cancer cell growth.
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