Read the side effects of Talimogene laherparepvec as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
General: fatigue, chills, fever, nausea
, flu-like illness, and pain at the site of injection.
Other Precautions :
• Do not take more than recommended dose which is 4 ml.
• Women in the reproductive age group should be advised to use an effective contraception to prevent pregnancy during treatment with T-VEC.
• If a pregnant woman was exposed to T-VEC accidentally and if she had active herpes infection, the virus can cross the placental barrier and cause serious side effects in the developing baby.