Avastin Bevacizumab 100mg Injection
AVASTIN BEVACIZUMAB 100 MG INJECTION
Avastin Bevacizumab is a cancer medicine that interferes with the growth and spread of cancer cells in the body. It is mainly used to treat a certain type of brain tumor, and certain types of cancers of the kidney, lung, colon, rectum, cervix, ovary, or fallopian tube. Bevacizumab is also used to treat cancer of the membrane lining the internal organs in your abdomen. It is usually given as part of a combination of cancer medicines.
Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat. Bevacizumab can make it easier for you to bleed. Call your doctor or seek emergency medical attention if you have:
- easy bruising, unusual bleeding (nose, mouth, vagina, rectum), or any bleeding that will not stop;
- signs of bleeding in your digestive tract--severe stomach pain, bloody or tarry stools, coughing up blood or vomit that looks like coffee grounds; or
- signs of bleeding in the brain--sudden numbness or weakness (especially on one side of the body), sudden severe headache, problems with vision or balance.
Also call your doctor if you have : fever, chills, vomiting, and constipation; missed menstrual periods;pain, swelling, warmth, or redness in one or both legs; etc.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.